Assistant Head Teacher - Berkshire
Salary – £38,000 - £46,000 and excellent benefit package including Car scheme, private health care and an outstanding personal development pathway.
Contract – Permanent
Position – Full time
Set Up over 30 years with a simple ethos “to give children and young people in care stability, beautiful homes, support and time to heal”.
We understand that a young person’s education is a vital part of their childhood and development. It is recognised that young people that come to live at our homes have had a disrupted education and may struggle to engage. It is an expectation that all our young people have an education provision in place.
For our young people unable to access mainstream education we have Independent Therapeutic school where pupils are taught in classes according to their emotional needs and age.
The Assistant Head Teacher is to take a central role in assisting the Head Teacher, Deputy Head Teacher and Board of Directors to develop our school in accordance with its shared values and our school development plans.
The Assistant Head Teacher is to be:
• A secondary Teacher with experience across the secondary age range
• An experienced curriculum and team leader
• A leader of teaching and learning and a key person in the senior leadership team
The Assistant Head Teacher will be combined class and office based. Teaching classes to model good practice, develop relationships, support training and development and ensure first quality teaching and secure the smooth running of the school.
The Assistant Head Teacher will take lead responsibility for ensuring the best possible curriculum offer, provision, well being, progress and achievement for all children.
The Assistant Head Teacher will be a model professional setting an excellent example to teaching and support staff. They will work in close partnership with the Head Teacher and Deputy Head Teacher in actively and demonstrably promoting enrichment, entitlement and achievement through building and implementing agreed school policies.
The Assistant Head Teacher will lead by example of their practice, and by positively encouraging and supporting all members of staff.
They will work with the Head Teacher and Deputy Head Teacher to ensure that the school offers a high quality, exciting, engaging, well resourced, differentiated and well matched curriculum for all children.
We will offer you.
• A great salary and benefit package
• Car scheme
• Annual bonus
• Beautiful working environment
• Outstanding training and personal development plan
• The ability to succeed, grow and develop in your own way.
• A committed and supportive team
• Access to Mental Health and wellbeing employee assistance
• Benefits such as great discounts on gym membership, cinema tickets, driving lessons, holidays, family days out, restaurants and high street shopping.
You may be looking for your next challenge as an already established Assistant Head teacher or are currently a teacher looking for your next step and considering an assistant role to progress your career, we would love the opportunity to speak with you about our exciting new plans.
Calcot Services for Children are committed to ensuring that all positions are subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and references. Calcot services for Children is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Eton Dorney Independent Therapeutic School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.