Assistant Headteacher - Student development, Behaviour and Welfare

Fearnhill SchoolHertfordshire

If you are in education to make a real difference to young people’s lives, Fearnhill is for you.

We are on an exciting journey with significant improvement evident across the school, growing popularity with parents and an environment for professional development that is second to none. Achievement at all key stages is on a marked upward trend and the school has responded with creativity and determination to the challenges of Covid-19. We now have an opportunity for an ambitious and inspirational colleague with vision, determination and enthusiasm to build further on the progress we have made ensuring that all students reach their full potential. You must have a passion to see every student achieve to the best of their ability and be resolute in challenging barriers to their success. You will be an outstanding teacher, well qualified for the post as a leader with a proven track record of significantly improving student achievement and progress as well as experience leading successful teams.

You should possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Specific responsibilities include leading the pastoral team, behaviour, safeguarding, child protection and student welfare across the school.

Please email Liz Ellis, headteacher, at for more information and to arrange an informal discussion about the role. We look forward to receiving your application.

Fearnhill School is committed to recruiting with care and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people; we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application to the Disclosure and Barring Service and check against the ISA barred list for children, plus verification of the right to work in the UK.

Closing date: 26/02/2021 14:00:00

Interview date: week commencing 1st March 2021

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Fearnhill School


Fearnhill School
Icknield WayLetchworthHertfordshireSG6 4BAUnited Kingdom
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