Deputy Headteacher (Ethos, Engagement & Inclusion), Tower Hamlets

Closing date:

Morpeth SchoolTower Hamlets

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £79,676 - £95,921L25 - L33
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Starting September 2020

Salary range L25 – L33 (Inner London - £79,676 to £95,921)

NOR: 1524

An appointment as Deputy Headteacher at Morpeth School is an opportunity to join a highly successful team: talented, committed staff, enthusiastic, friendly pupils and a community of supportive families and external partners within and beyond Tower Hamlets.

We believe that our success derives from our inclusive, pupil-centred focus; our commitment to the continuous review of teaching and learning and professional development; and a strong belief in the need to work within a set of values which underpins all that we do.

Applicants should be excellent teachers with extensive experience of pupil and staff leadership and an advocate for inclusion. The successful candidate will take a strategic lead on the development of our pupil support systems alongside a range of whole school responsibilities.

Detailed information will be included in the documentation we will send, but some facts that may help you are as follows:

  • in September 2012, given our ‘Outstanding’ Ofsted status, we became a Teaching School, in partnership with one of our main primary schools and now have 17 schools in our Teaching School Alliance
  • we were judged ‘Outstanding’ for the second time in May 2013
  • our sixth form is relatively new (10 years old) but very popular. We are oversubscribed for Year 7 and Year 12
  • we have outstanding buildings and facilities.

Closing date for receipt of completed application forms: 3pm on Friday 17th January.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 28th & Wednesday 29th January 2020.

For further details and information pack, follow this link/see Join Us section of school website or ring us on 020 8981 0921.

To book a visit to the school, please contact Stacy Whitham (PA to the Headteacher) 020 8981 0921/

We are committed to safeguarding our students. Successful candidates will be required to abide by the school’s Safeguarding Children policy and undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Morpeth School is committed to Equal Opportunities and Safeguarding Children policies

More about Morpeth School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Portman Place, London, E2 0PX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8981 0921
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Morpeth is an eight form entry, mixed, 11-19 comprehensive school situated in Bethnal Green, Tower Hamlets. In 2012 we were awarded Teaching School status as a joint applicant with one of our local primaries – Bonne...