Assistant Headteacher, Harrow

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Bentley Wood High School for GirlsHarrow

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership L13-17 (Outer London)
Contract term: Permanent

Bentley Wood High School has consistently been in the top 10% nationally for progress for the last six years and, this was 0.9 in 2017. Most importantly, this means that our students achieve their best and are enabled to progress to higher or further education. We were judged as an outstanding school in 2012 and we strive to continue to provide the best education for our students.

All leaders, including responsibility holders, work together to drive the school forward. We highly value our inclusive leadership approach where middle and senior leaders work together to make a difference.

We are seeking an excellent classroom practitioner who has experience of effectively leading a team and contributing to whole school improvement and is now ready to be an Assistant head teacher.

As the lead school in Harrow Collegiate Teaching School Alliance, we can offer a wide range of the highest quality professional development. You will also be able to become a member of a very successful dynamic team who relish and thrive on challenge. Equally we provide a very supportive environment where staff wellbeing is a priority.

The remit of the posts will overall reflect the strengths of the successful candidates and will include a variety of whole school responsibilities both curriculum and pastorally based. There are three leadership areas which need to be covered by these posts; 2 days a week leading the Teaching School Alliance, safeguarding and using data effectively.

Please go to our website for the full details of this post:

School visits welcome. 

Closing date: Noon on Thursday 19th April 2018. 

Interviews: Friday 27th April 2018. 

For any additional details please contact the Headteacher, Dr Janice Howkins, Clamp Hill Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 3JW, 020 8954 3623 or

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More about Bentley Wood High School for Girls
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 12 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Bridges Road, Stanmore, Middlesex, HA7 3NA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8954 3623
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Bentley Wood High School for Girls is a non-selective comprehensive school in Stanmore, Middlesex. The pupil roll is around 1,020. The school is located on the greenbelt next to Bentley Priory, amid 27 acres of woodland and fields. There is no predef...