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Assistant Headteacher (SEND and Inclusion)

Viridis SchoolsHackney

Viridis Federation is looking for an Assistant Headteacher (SEND and Inclusion) to join our team!

Closing Date: 7th December 2021

Interview: tbc


Who are we?

We are a successful partnership of Orchard, Southwold and Hoxton Garden Primary Schools based in Hackney, London, with easy transport links into and out of Central London, all graded good or outstanding by Ofsted and we are also recognised for the exceptional achievement our pupils make, particularly our disadvantaged pupils.

We provide a broad ranging curriculum, whilst ensuring that children learn to speak, read, write and count at a level which will give every chance of success. Despite their challenging contexts, our schools have established a highly collaborative and successful way of working supported by continual self-evaluation and improvement. We are committed to ensuring that all children get the best possible primary education.


We want to hear from you if you:  

  • Are a great teacher with very high expectations of what can be achieved and a proven track record in raising pupil attainment.
  • Have high expectations of all groups of children no matter what challenges they may face.
  • Are determined, resilient, and able to manage a complex workload.
  • Understand what high standards look like and how to attain them.
  • Can effectively coach, mentor, and lead others.
  • Are a strong communicator, able to work as a member of a dynamic school team, and represent the school to external partners and stakeholders.
  • Have a passion and interest in the education of pupils with additional needs.


To apply, please download all the supporting documents:  

  • Job advert   
  • Application Pack   
  • Application Form


To submit an application:

Email to:


Post to: Recruitment, c/o Southwold Primary School, Detmold Road, London E5 9NL


We look forward to receiving your application form!

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