Deputy Head, West Sussex

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LVS HassocksWest Sussex

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Own salary scale
Contract term: Permanent

LVS Hassocks wish to appoint an outstanding individual to take on the role of Deputy Head. 

The successful individual will be responsible for learner progress and the co-ordination and implementation of a challenging, stimulating and relevant curriculum across all departments of the school.

An understanding of the needs of students on the autism spectrum is essential. The successful candidate will deputise for the Head of School in their absence; be responsible for and lead a highly motivated team; be dynamic, decisive and diplomatic with proven excellent communication at all levels.  

The post holder will be a qualified teacher and have substantial experience in working with learners with an ASD. It is expected that you will have senior management experience and be able to demonstrate both the academic and pastoral expertise required for this post.

Core hours 08:00 – 17:30 but requires flexibility, accommodation may be available.

To apply, please download the application form from our website and return together with your CV and cover letter to For further information please contact Tracy Spencer on 01344 884440.

Closing date: Friday 25th January 2019

LVS Hassocks is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, along with their protection, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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More about LVS Hassocks
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 8 - 19 years
Address: London Road, Sayers Common, Hassocks, West Sussex, BN6 9HT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1273 832901