Deputy Headteacher - Teaching & Learning, Greenwich SE London

Closing date:Expiring soon

Royal Greenwich Trust SchoolGreenwich SE London

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L20 - L24
Contract term: Permanent

Do you want to make an impact in a school that is moving forward with exciting times ahead? We wish to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic and innovative senior leader for our Deputy Headteacher, Teaching and Learning post.

The Royal Greenwich Trust School (RGTS) is an expanding mixed secondary school, currently with Year 7, Year 8 and a Sixth Form.  At present, we are undergoing an exciting new expansion to the school building to accommodate further students as we grow.  Our students’ enjoy a varied curriculum which embraces and supports different learning styles, abilities and talents. Our thriving sixth form offers both A Level and Vocational pathways and we boast an excellent success rate in University applications. RGTS places learner engagement and learner voice at the heart of its vision. 

As a Deputy Headteacher for Teaching and Learning you will:

• share responsibility for all policies, decision-making and strategic planning involved in the management of the school

• develop the school as a learning, researching and self-evaluating organisation

• lead on all aspects of teaching and learning, quality assurance, self-evaluation and professional development  

• set the highest professional standards and maintaining a visible presence around the school.

• be able to demonstrate belief in RGTS and University Trust Schools ethos and values.

In return we offer:

• outstanding facilities, working with friendly, supportive, forward looking, hardworking and enthusiastic team of staff with the desire and skills to improve outcomes.

• an ideal location in the Royal Borough of Greenwich near to the O2 and Thames Barrier

• free staff breakfast

• the opportunity to make a significant contribution to the strategic development of the school

• Pay Range: L20 - L24

To learn more about our benefits please follow the link

Visits to the school are welcome and encouraged. Please get in touch if you would like to arrange this. 

RGTS is fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. An enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) with barred list check is required for all successful applicants.

The school is committed to promoting equality, challenging discrimination and developing community cohesion and welcomes applications from all sections of the community. 

How to apply:

Job descriptions and  application information can be found on the school's website

If you have any questions, please contact Fiona Benjamin, Senior HR Advisor via email  or phone 020 8312 5480.

Closing Date:             Monday, 22nd April 2019 

Location:                      Greenwich, SE London

Start date:                   September 2019

More about Royal Greenwich Trust School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: 765 Woolwich Road, Greenwich, London, SE7 8LJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 208 312 5480
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Royal Greenwich Trust School is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational secondary school with sixth form situated in South East London. It is a free school created out of a university technical college, and its partners include Transport for Londo...