Deputy Headteacher, Guernsey

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

States of GuernseyGuernsey

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Spine - L11 - L13 £62,334 - £65,489 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking to appoint a Deputy Headteacher for 1st September 2019. Our staff and students are looking for someone who is highly motivated, experienced, enthusiastic and child centered.

Les Voies School is a specialist educational provision for students with significant social, emotional and/or Mental Health difficulties (SEMH), many of whom have involvement from other agencies, such as Child and Adolescent Mental Health services (CAMHS), Social Services and the Child, Youth and Community Tribunal.

The aim is to ensure that as a school the needs of students with SEMH are met and they have opportunities commensurate with their peers.

Applicants should have an understanding of strategies and systems which promote successful learning and positive behaviour. They should have a strong empathy with children and young people and a desire to meet their needs.

Applicants should be confident in the use of target setting, monitoring and assessment procedures that are an integral part of a professional approach to behaviour management. An understanding and awareness of trauma, attachment and brain development is critical for this role.

Job Description 

Contact: Jonathan Furley, Headteacher on tel. 01481  710721 or email:

We strongly advise that applicants speak to the contact named above before applying for this post.

Closing Date: 25 March 2019

Interview Date: 01 & 02 April 2019

Find out more or apply online. 

Job location

More about States of Guernsey
Address: Sir Charles Frossard House, La Charroterie, St Peter Port, GY1 1FH, Guernsey
Telephone: +44 1481 717000