Assistant Headteacher (Director of Physical Education), Telford, Shropshire

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Thomas Telford SchoolTelford, Shropshire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Salary circa £50,000 plus PRP
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

This 11-18 City Technology College with an enrolment of 1360 students is seeking to appoint an Assistant Headteacher to replace the current incumbent who has just been promoted to Headship. There is potential to progress to Deputy Headship internally for aspirational applicants with the capacity to take on a wider role in due course. Fifteen employees have progressed to Headship in recent years.

This is an exciting opportunity for a talented individual to serve on the Senior Management Team of one of the top performing Schools in the country, both academically and in competitive sport. 

The successful candidate will have a track record of high standards in Physical Education and will be leading a very high profile area in the school. Reputation in competitive sport is highly valued at the School and the facilities here are extensive and maintained at an exceptional level.

Further information on the role of Director of Physical Education can be found on our website. 

Application Forms can be downloaded from Please send applications to Sir Kevin Satchwell, Headmaster, Thomas Telford School, Old Park Telford TF3 4NW or email to

Closing Date: 20 April 2018 – 12 noon

All successful candidates will be subject to a DBS Check and two employment references. 

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More about Thomas Telford School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - City Technology Colleges (CTCs)
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Old Park, Telford, Shropshire, TF3 4NW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1952 200 000
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Thomas Telford School is a mixed, non-denominational, mainstream school with sixth form, situated in Telford, Shropshire. The school admits students aged 11-18 and has a reputation for outstanding GCSE results. In 2014, 100% of Year 11 students gaine...