Head of Campus - Deputy Headteacher, Barking and Dagenham

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Barking Abbey SchoolBarking and Dagenham

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £76,618 - £83,699 per year (L22 - L26)
Contract term: Permanent

Are you looking for an exciting career opportunity?

Do you aspire to Headship in the future?

Do you want to work with exceptional young people and hardworking staff committed to going the extra mile?

Commencing: September 2020

Leadership Scale: L22 to L26, £76,618 to £83,699

Are you highly motivated and driven, with a proven track record of leadership, outstanding classroom teaching and known for having a positive impact on whole school development?

This is an extremely rare and exciting opportunity for the right candidate to take up a leading role of one of our large campuses. Barking Abbey is looking for an inspirational Deputy Headteacher who aspires to be a Headteacher in the future who will:

• Have held a position of an Assistant Headteacher for 2 or more years

• Lead by example

• Demand the highest expectations and standards in all aspects of school life

• Be an outstanding classroom practitioner

• Be uncompromising in their pursuit of the best outcomes for young people

• Demonstrate impact, creativity and high levels of personal integrity

• Have a relevant and continuously developing understanding of what quality education looks like and up to date guidance on best practice for supporting student learning

In return we can offer:

• A student-centred, progress focussed student ethos

• A welcoming and supportive community

• The opportunity to work with a passionate, hardworking and supportive staff

• Opportunities to develop the skills and qualities to become a Headteacher in the future

• A commitment to support continued professional development

• A supportive and committed Leadership Team and Governing Body

• A cohort of students with high aspirations and a willingness to learn

Key Dates

Visits to the School: 08.30am Friday 13th March

Visits to the School: 08.30am Thursday 19th March

Visits to the School: 08.30am Wednesday 25th March

Closing Date for Applications: 09.00am Monday 30th March

Notification Sent to Shortlisted Candidates: 17.00am Wednesday 1st April

Interviews All Day: Tuesday 28th and Wednesday 29th April 2020

If you would like to visit the school, please contact Mrs Wright, Headteacher’s PA to book a place for one of the sessions.

This is a new role for the school and therefore we are looking for a Head of Campus for both of our school campuses. The campus allocation for each Deputy Headteacher will be agreed following the interview process.

Barking Abbey is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and is an Equal Opportunities Employer. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and a comprehensive screening process, including Disclosure check, will be undertaken on all successful applicants.

More about Barking Abbey School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Sandringham Road, Barking, Essex, IG11 9AG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 3967 7030
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Barking Abbey School is a mainstream, co-educational, non-denominational secondary school for children aged 11-18. It situated in Barking, Essex, and there are around 2,000 pupils on its roll.

Founded in 1922, Barking Abbey School was one of the firs...