Headteacher (Group 5), Barnet

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Mapledown SchoolBarnet

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Group Five (Outer London Range) ISR L25 to 31
Contract term: Permanent

Can you lead us through our next phase of growth and challenge?

Mapledown is a ‘good’ secondary special school for pupils with severe and complex needs which is about to enter its most exciting phase as we design a brand new purpose-built school in the middle of a major urban renewal project.

We are looking for a Headteacher who will match our enduring values and serve pupils and families with dedication and respect. If you want tolead a great team with high hopes and grand ambitions then this is the complete opportunity.

We are looking for a school leader who has

  • Drive and vision with the ability to enthuseand encourage everyone.
  • A commitment to excellence everywhere, always.
  • Proven leadership experience with a solutionsfocussed approach.
  • An understanding of the bigger picture with akeen sense of direction.


We can offer

  • The opportunity to work with extraordinary pupils.
  • A strong team of enthusiastic and dedicated staff.
  • A supportive and engaged Governing Body.
  • Continuous professional development.
  • The chance to design and build a 21st century special school


Visits to the school are encouraged.

Please call 020 8455 4111 and ask for Kristina.

Our website provides a detailed picture of the school:


Closing Date: Midday Monday October 28th 2019

Interviews: Wednesday November 13th 2019

We are committed to Safer Recruitment and will vigorously vet all application

More about Mapledown School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Claremont Road, London, NW2 1TR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8455 4111