Deputy Headteacher, Wiltshire

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Notton House AcademyWiltshire

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L12 -16 + Non Resident Allowance
Contract term: Permanent

Deputy Headteacher
L12 -16 + Non Resident Allowance (There is no requirement to live on site)

Notton House Academy is a residential academy based near Chippenham, Wiltshire, which caters for up to 50 boys aged 8-18 with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs (SEMH) and/or ASC/SLCN.

The school is a key part of Bristol’s provision and that of neighbouring authorities for pupils with SEMH and/or ASC/SLCN.  The Academyl was judged as ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2015 and ‘Good’ for Residential care Ofsted in February 2019. We have a skilled, committed, caring staff and the active support of the Academy Council.

You will need to be a dynamic, committed leader who will provide positive leadership and direction for the Academy and embrace the ethos and values which have at their heart, teaching and learning, welfare, wellbeing and educational achievement of our students.

We are looking for a Deputy Headteacher who:

  • Will enthusiastically take on the opportunities and challenges of this post;
  • Is passionate about learning, teaching and personal, social development;
  • Recognises and values the opportunities provided by an SEMH Residential School;
  • Has proven experience of using a wide range of interventions for effective school improvement;


As of the 1st September 2017 we became part of Learn@ a specialist Multi-Academy Trust with similar partner schools and PRU’s in Bristol.  The Academyl is going through a period of growth and development with additional new posts currently being advertised. So this is an exciting time to be part of the leadership of the Academy.

Please contact Cath Neale, Bursar to arrange a visit. Application packs are available via our website, TES or by calling the Academy office on 01249 730407

Closing date: Monday 27th January 2020 at 12 noon 
Interviews: Thursday 30th January 2020

The successful applicant will be required to complete a disclosure application form and provide details of any criminal convictions.

28 Notton
Nr Chippenham
SN15 2NF
Tel: 01249 730407


More about Notton House Academy
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 8 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: 28 Notton, Lacock, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN15 2NF, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1249 730407