Assistant Headteacher KS4 Raising Standards Leader, Essex

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The Appleton SchoolEssex

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Start date: 1/9/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership 11-16
Contract term: Permanent

The Appleton School are looking to appoint an experienced and highly effective leader with the energy, drive, enthusiasm and ambition to join a dedicated Senior Team.  This is a unique opportunity to work as part of a forward thinking leadership team, helping lead a successful and expanding school.

The successful candidate will:

• Be an outstanding classroom practitioner

• Be an inspirational and enthusiastic leader with the ability to energise and motivate others

• Have a proven track record of ensuring excellent student achievement through their own practice and by leading other staff

• Have exceptional communication and interpersonal skills and a ‘can do attitude’ 

• Be able to enhance the performance of a highly successful school

• Be an innovative, strategic thinker

We will offer:

• Students who thrive within our inclusive ethos and enjoy school

• Staff who are committed, hardworking and highly motivated

• Supportive governors who work in a positive partnership

• Opportunities and experiences in preparation for the next stage in your career.

The Appleton School is a thriving, heavily oversubscribed innovative school.  Rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2019, we are always striving for improvement.  We are keen to appoint an outstanding individual with a positive outlook and a proactive attitude – someone who will lead, enthuse and enrich the lives of the learners and staff with whom they work.

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share in the commitment.  This appointment is subject to an enhanced DBS check and positive references.

More about The Appleton School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Croft Road, Benfleet, Essex, SS7 5RN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1268 794215
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The Appleton School is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational secondary school in Essex serving students between the ages of 11-16. The secondary school, situated in Benfleet has approximately 1,200 students on record. 

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