Head teacher

Embleton ViewDarlington

Embleton View is seeking to appoint a Head teacher to lead our  small Independent Special School in Darlington - graded ‘Good’ by  Ofsted, for students ages 11-16 with SEN including SEMH and ASD.

As Head teacher, you will be instrumental in shaping our School’s direction using  your knowledge, skills, and attributes in leadership and management impacting on outcomes for children with SEN, a proven ability to operate at a strategic level,  and a track record of leading and driving change. 

Whether you are an experienced Head teacher seeking a new challenge or a senior leader working towards your first headship, this is a unique and exciting  opportunity to take our School forward. 

The post-holder must be able to lead and support a creative approach to learning and share our enthusiasm and vision in leading and developing our School further, utilising our small and close-knit team effectively and continually striving towards excellence. 

Full UK driving license and own vehicle with business insurance essential. 

Embleton View provide a comprehensive range of benefits to all staff.

To request an application pack or for more information, please email 


The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974). Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including ID, checks with past employers 

and enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) including Children’s Barred List check

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