Headteacher, Totnes

Closing date:

On Track Education TotnesTotnes

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £50,845 - £69,800
Contract term: Permanent

Support, nurture, inspire, empower

Due to retirement, our school is seeking a inspirational new permanent head teacher and leader to start in September 2020. On Track Education is a not for profit organisation. 

On Track Education in Totnes is a mixed, day special school which opened in November 2005. The school provides education for up to 48 pupils aged 7-19 who benefit from small group and individualised learning. We use the Thrive approach to develop healthy, happy, confident children who are ready and open to learning. The main school is located in Totnes with a second school site nearby in West Yarner. In July 2018, our school was judged as Good in the most recent Ofsted inspection. 

Personal Attributes:

  • An motivational leader, with the skills and ability to empower and develop others
  • A holistic approach to the social and emotional development of pupils
  • A commitment to positive behaviour management 
  • Integrity and professionalism

Main Purpose:

  • To be accountable as the school’s strategic leader and manager
  • To ensure that the school meets independent school standards
  • To aspire for the school to have the characteristics to be judged as outstanding
  • To ensure the school effectively safeguards each pupil
  • To inspire confidence in, and act as a role model, to pupils and staff
  • To provide unconditional care, nurture and support for each pupil

On Track Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed. We are an Equal Opportunities organisation, totally Committed 2 Equality
Closing date: 5pm, Tuesday 14th April 2020
Interview date: Week commencing 27th April 2020 

Any interested applicants are invited to arrange to visit the school and should email janecox@ontrackeducation.com

For further information and an application form contact recruitment@ontrackeducation.com

More about On Track Education Totnes
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Unit 9 Parragon Building, Ford Road, Totnes, Devon, TQ9 5LQ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1803 866462