Deputy Headteacher, Bury

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Tottington High School-Specialist College of Mathematics & ComputingBury

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £58,389 - £63,779 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

The Governors wish to appoint a Deputy Headteacher, to join the School's Leadership Team at this 11-16 co-educational Community School.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate a range of leadership skills, experience of managing whole school developments, proven classroom ability. Whilst specific responsibilities will depend upon the strengths of the successful candidate, they will be expected to lead on Curriculum & Assessment and possibly an aspect of Teaching & Learning. The major pre-requisites for the post are drive, determination and enthusiasm. They will be joining a leadership team determined to deliver excellence in all aspects of our work.

Tottington High School is an 11-16 comprehensive school with a roll of just over 900 students and total of 80+ staff. It is located on the north side of Bury in the village of Tottington, with easy access to motorways. The last Ofsted inspection was in November 2015 and we were graded as ‘Good’. Report available online.

Interviews will be held on week beginning 12th March 2018.

Applicants are asked to write a letter of application to the Headteacher of no more than 2 sides of A4, (minimum text size 11 Arial), to accompany the application form, outlining their experience relevant to the post and stating why they feel they would be suitable for the post. Please do not include a CV.

The successful applicant will join a forward thinking and fully committed team of staff.

Contact information

Contact: Mrs. J.Rishton (Headteacher’s PA)
Tel: 01204 882327

To be responsible for and committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and for ensuring that they are protected from harm.

Appointment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

For further information visit our website or click on the links below:

Job Description
Person Specification
Letter to Applicants
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An application form is downloadable here and returnable to Mrs Jayne Rishton (Headteacher’s PA) at by noon on 2nd March 2018.

Tottington High School, Specialist College of Mathematics and Computing, Laurel Street, Tottington, Bury BL8 3LY

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More about Tottington High School-Specialist College of Mathematics & Computing
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Laurel Street, Tottington, Bury, BL8 3LY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1204 882327
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