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St James Hatcham CE Primary School - Deputy Headteacher

  • Employer: Lewisham Schools
  • Reference: SJH190522-DHT
  • Published: Thu 19/05/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Closing on: Sat 18/06/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: FULLTIME
  • Salary: £50,000 - £74,999
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: St James Hatcham Ce Primary School

The Role

Deputy Headteacher (with responsibility for SEND)

Location

St James Hatcham CE Primary School, St James, New Cross, London SE14 6AD

What we are looking for

The Governors of St James Hatcham CE Primary School are looking for a creative, inspirational and socially conscious professional to complement our staff and work alongside our Head Teacher in leading the school. If you are an outstanding practitioner with a proven record of accomplishment, and have the drive, enthusiasm and the resilience for a challenging but rewarding new opportunity, then we would love to hear from you.

St James Hatcham is one form entry school recently awarded International School’s Accreditation with an outstanding SIAMS and good Ofsted. We have a passion for promoting global links, social justice and a love of learning within a warm and welcoming atmosphere. We are looking to appoint someone with energy, enthusiasm and experience in order to ensure that our pupils continue to benefit from an increasingly exciting and enriched curriculum.

You should:

  • Be an exemplary teacher with the highest expectations of all pupils’ and proven experience of positively impacting on pupil progress ad raising achievement
  • Have outstanding leadership skills in managing, motivating and challenging staff through leading by example.
  • Demonstrate an ability to affirm, develop and promote the Christian ethos of the school.
  • Be a practicing SENDCo with the NASENCo qualification.
  • Have the passion and vision to work as part of a team in driving changes and promoting excellence.
  • Have the energy, drive and skill to engage and enthuse pupils.
  • Be able to demonstrate excellent interpersonal skills with staff, parents, governors and the community.
  • Understand the importance and promote the principles of inclusion, equality and safeguarding.

We can offer:

  • An opportunity to work closely with the Head Teacher and SLT in leading and managing the strategic direction of the school, in order to have a significant impact on our future achievements.
  • Well behaved, motivated, caring pupils who are excited about their learning.
  • Close links with St James Church and a strong PTA who work in partnership in driving the school forwards.
  • A supportive and encouraging team of staff who share best practice.
  • Dedicated leadership time and a commitment to continued professional development.
  • A warm, welcoming, supportive and attractive work environment.

This post is non-class based. It will comprise of dedicated Deputy Head teacher time and for fulfilling the SENDCo role and undertaking other duties across the school, to include a teaching responsibility if needed, depending on candidate’s individual expertise.

Salary Details

Leadership Scale Group 2 L8-L12. Current Salary Range: L5 to L9 £54,554 to £59,380 per annum

Further Information

This is a full time permanent position required in September 2022.

 Further details and application forms are available from the school office during the school day or by e-mail via admin@st-jameshatcham.lewisham.sch.uk

Visits to the school are highly recommended and can be made by arrangement with Mrs Janet Hall, the School Business Manager on the email address above.

St James Hatcham Primary is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All necessary safeguarding checks will be carried out. It is essential that all members of staff share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for all posts

Closing date:      Sunday 5^th June 2022   

Interview date: Wednesday 15^th June 2022                                                                   

CV's, agencies and open references will not be accepted

  • Employer: Lewisham Schools
  • Reference: SJH190522-DHT
  • Published: Thu 19/05/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Closing on: Sat 18/06/2022, 16:40 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: FULLTIME
  • Salary: £50,000 - £74,999
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: St James Hatcham Ce Primary School

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