Assistant Headteacher, Walthamstow

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Willowfield SchoolWalthamstow

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £58,231 - £63,930
Contract term: Permanent

We are a successful and oversubscribed school at an exciting stage in our development. This is a great opportunity for an enthusiastic and committed teacher to join our leadership team.
We are seeking a great teacher with the capacity and potential to be a great leader to join our successful senior leadership team. You will have a successful track record of raising achievement and fostering confident, articulate learners for the 21st Century. Your leadership will combine creativity with rigour and you will provide teachers and learners with enjoyable and inspiring experiences. You will be flexible, hardworking and be prepared to go the extra mile, absorbing pressure and solving problems with creativity and innovation.

We are:

  • ‘a good school’ – OFSTED, June 2016
  • a specialist partner of UCL – Institute of Education
  • active partners in the Seven Kings, Waltham Forest and Whitefields Teaching School Alliances
  • holder of the Platinum Quality Mark for Professional Development

Willowfield School as an aware employer is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults as its number one priority and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A DBS check will be taken up on the successful candidate.

Visits are warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please contact Janice Feltham, Head’s PA at the school to arrange an appointment on 020 8527 4065. Alternatively, to request a recruitment pack or to find out more about what we can offer email us at

Closing date: Noon on Friday 4 October, 2019.

Waltham Forest is working for Equality and Fairness.

More about Willowfield School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: 209 Blackhorse Road, Walthamstow, London, E17 6ND, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8527 4065
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Willowfield is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational secondary school for pupils aged 11-16, located in Walthamstow, East London. The school provides 900 places. 

Willowfield moved to a brand new building in September 2015, with state-of-th...