Assistant Headteacher, Kent

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Barton Court Grammar SchoolKent

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Assistant Headteacher

Curriculum and Achievement (L14 – L18) 

This is an exciting time to join Barton Court Grammar School (BCGS), an Ofsted Outstanding co-educational selective school in the heart of Canterbury with a strong reputation for its high academic standards and its caring and supportive ethos. Barton Court is the lead school of the Barton Court Academy Trust, BCAT, a Multi-Academy Trust of three secondary Schools, Barton Court Grammar School, The Charles Dickens School, and an 11-18yrs non-selective Free School, co-sited, due to open by 2020. 

Required for January 2018, the Governors wish to appoint a highly qualified Assistant Headteacher, who is experienced in senior leadership, and is ambitious for Deputy Headship. We are looking for a well organised, creative, enthusiastic and committed individual to lead and manage Curriculum, KS4 Achievement, assessment, examinations, monitoring & tracking and intervention strategies. The successful candidate will be an excellent teacher and an enthusiastic leader committed to excellence for all pupils, with the vision, energy and desire to contribute to our continued success. 

If you believe that we are the school and Trust in which you wish to pursue your career, please consult our website which contains further information about the school and the role. Applications for this prestigious post should be made on-line only using the school application form. CVs will not be accepted. On the website visit the information page and click on recruitment. Please email your application to If you wish to discuss this post or arrange a visit then please contact the Head of School, Mr Macaulay. 

Deadline: Monday 16 October 2017 at 10am 

Interviews: Thursday 19 October 2017

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More about Barton Court Grammar School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Longport, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1PH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1227 464600
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