Assistant Headteacher, Tower Hamlets

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Stebon Primary SchoolTower Hamlets
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Start date: April 2018 or as soon as possible afterwards
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L7-11 (£53,195 - £57,918)
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking for an Assistant Headteacher with responsibility for leading Inclusion from April 2018

Stebon is a happy & thriving primary school growing from 2 to 3 forms of entry, serving a multicultural, predominantly Bangladeshi community near Canary Wharf in the East End of London. Our pupils are at the heart of everything we do. They are happy, friendly & well-behaved & they love learning. Stebon has a dedicated staff team who understand that success is built on strong relationships. We work hard together at doing the right things but we have a lot of fun doing it. We aim for the stars … & we’re going places.

Our pupils are looking for someone ‘who is kind & helpful & has a smile on their face’.

  • Are you an outstanding teacher with a passion for inclusion & the ability to inspire?
  • Do you have the excellent interpersonal skills?
  • Are you able to get the best out of others through coaching & mentoring?
  • Do you enjoy autonomy & seek to improve your own practice?
  • Do you have a positive attitude & a sense of humour?
  • Are you a solution finder & a good team player?

Yes? Then your future is at Stebon. Check out our website & come & meet us!

The successful candidate will have a passion for inclusion & the knowledge & expertise to develop inclusive practice throughout the school so that all pupils make great progress. They will lead an inclusion team of 5, be responsible for strategic planning & development in SEND, safeguarding & health & wellbeing & have the skills to work effectively with outside agencies.

This post is available due to the retirement of our Inclusion Leader. It offers the opportunity for the right person to develop their own leadership through an active programme of bespoke leadership training & regular 1:1 interactive development meetings with the headteacher focusing on personal reflection, coaching & problem-solving.

To discuss the post & obtain an application pack please contact Jeremy Iver or Jo Franklin on  020 7987 4237 or email  

Closing date for applications: Monday 5th February 2018 (5:00pm)
Interviews: 9th February 2018

We ensure fairness & equal opportunities throughout our staff team & welcome applications from suitably skilled candidates regardless of ethnicity, gender, disability, sexuality, religion or age.

*Stebon Primary School is committed to safeguarding children & young people. All post holders are subject to satisfactory enhanced DBS checks*

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More about Stebon Primary School
Address: Burdett Estate, Wallwood Street, Poplar, London, E14 7AD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7987 4237