Deputy Headteacher, Westminster

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St George's Hanover Square CofE Primary SchoolWestminster
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £53,194 – £57,918 (Group 2: L7 – L11)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Welcome to St George’s (Hanover Square). St George’s is a school rich in tradition but also looking towards the future. We cater for up to 210 pupils from Reception to Form 6. St George’s is set in the heart of Mayfair, near Berkeley Square and Mount Street Gardens. Our pupils come from a range of backgrounds, ethnicities and cultures and we celebrate this throughout the year. Teaching and support staff also represent the diversity that London holds. Being in central London allows us wonderful opportunities, and through many partnerships, our pupils are exposed to amazing opportunities, such as horse riding in Hyde Park and visiting Michelin Star Restaurants. Our Christian ethos is vitally important to us and we have very strong links with the local churches. 

We are looking for a Deputy Headteacher that sees teaching and learning at the centre of the role. We would like someone who is hardworking, flexible and willing to lend their hand to anything. We are looking for an outstanding teacher who has leadership experience and who wants to take the next step in their career. They need to be able to support and challenge staff in order to improve pupil outcomes. We would expect the successful candidate to fully support the Christian ethos of the school. 

We can offer you:

· Recent OFSTED (Good June 2016) and SIAMS (Outstanding March 2017) inspections 

· A positive, friendly, enthusiastic staff committed to achieving the best for our children

· A highly committed and supportive governing body

· A central London location 

· Wonderfully diverse and well behaved pupils

· An opportunity to further develop your career 

Visits to the school are essential – please contact Judith Standing, Headteacher by telephone or email for more information, to arrange a visit and to access the application forms. Telephone: 02076291196. Email: Completed applications should be returned to the Headteacher:

The governors of our school are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS and references will be taken up before interview. 

Closing date: Monday 12th March at 5pm
Shortlisting: Wednesday 14th March 2018 (Please note CVs will not be accepted)
Interviews: Monday 19th March 2018

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Address: South Street, London, W1K 2XH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 76291196