Assistant Headteacher with responsibility for SEND, Devon

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The Lampard Community SchoolDevon

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L9 - L13
Contract term: Permanent

The Board of Governors and Headteacher are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, forward thinking and inspirational Assistant Headteacher with responsibility for SEND, to join this successful and highly regarded special school.

Lampard Community School caters for children and young people aged 5 - 16 years with complex needs and difficulties with communication and interaction (including SLCN and Autism). The school has steadily increased in student numbers and is over-subscribed.

This post is an exciting opportunity to be part of a strong, hardworking and dedicated Senior Leadership Team.

You will need to have high aspirations for students, a strong commitment to the development of the school and the drive to continually raise standards. Proven successful experience in working with Special Educational Needs and Leadership and Management is essential. You must be able to demonstrate how your initiatives have impacted on learning and progress for students with complex needs.

If you would like to arrange a visit please telephone 01271 345416.

The specific responsibilities will be negotiated with the successful candidate on appointment.

Further information and application details are on our website at

Closing date: 22 January 2018
Please apply by 9am on the closing date.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This role requires a DBS disclosure.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

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More about The Lampard Community School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 7 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: St. John's Lane, Barnstaple, Devon, EX32 9DD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1271 345416
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