Assistant Head Teacher in charge of Safeguarding Character Development and Pupil Well-Being, Newham

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Kingsford Community SchoolNewham

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

This vibrant 11-16 school with a roll of 1,500 has excellent facilities in all subject areas. It is committed to high quality inclusive education and some seventy per cent of pupils are multi-lingual. The school has achieved a range of nationally accredited awards.

We are looking to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic and committed professional with proven leadership and management skills in an 11-16 teaching environment.  This is an exciting opportunity for a self-motivated individual who is passionate about ensuring the progress, character development and well-being of pupils at Kingsford Community School.

For this leadership post, you will need to be a strategic leader who:

• Provides professional leadership and management for the school; 

• Leads by example and has a strong track record of raising standards and levels of pupil progress and attainment

• Is able to inspire and motivate staff to be part of an outstanding team of teachers whose typicality of teaching is good and outstanding.

• Is an excellent, engaging communicator who will develop strong relationships with stake holders

We offer:

• The opportunity to contribute to shaping the future of our successful school 

• Inspirational, talented, hardworking staff

• A vibrant, richly diverse school community

• Enthusiastic, kind and respectful children 

• First class professional development opportunities

Key responsibilities:

• Safeguarding 

• Pastoral care, Well-being and personal development of pupils.

• Pupil Leadership, Character Development and pupil behaviour

The final role will be negotiated based on the skill set of the applicant

Previous experience of a role in an educational setting is essential. The successful candidate will have to meet the person specification in order to be offered the post and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Only applications submitted on the schools agreed application form will be considered. 

The closing date of post: Mondau 24th February 2020 Interviews will be held on: Friday 28th February 2020 

For Application forms or for any further enquiries regarding these posts, please visit our website or please email the recruitment team at    or telephone on 020 7476 4700.

More about Kingsford Community School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Kingsford Way, Beckton, London, E6 5JG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 7476 4700
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Kingsford Community School, located in Beckton, Newham, is a co-educational secondary school. It is a non-denominational establishment for children aged between 11 and 16 years of age. At present, there are around 1,500 students being educated at the...