ASSISTANT HEADTEACHER (Secondary)
Salary from £50,190 to £55,254 (including Fringe) depending on qualifications and experience
Do you have a genuine commitment to improving outcomes for students on the autistic spectrum? Can you meet our students needs first and then provide an outstanding education up to and beyond GCSE qualifications? Do you want to make a difference to the lives of young people and ensure they are ready to contribute to society? Do you want to be part of an exciting journey to become an outstanding provision, with a positive and forward-thinking staff team? If the answer is a resounding yes, then this could be a great opportunity for you.
We want to add capacity to our Senior Leadership Team by recruiting an innovative, flexible and passionate practitioner who has a good understanding of secondary and post 16 phases.
Heathermount School provides an all-round education to meets the needs of students from the ages of 4-19 who have SEND with a primary diagnosis of Autism. Heathermount is a day school owned by The Disabilities Trust; we are well resourced and have excellent facilities set on our 14 acres site. Classes are small and staff training is comprehensive. We work hard with our students and parents, but the rewards are tremendous if you are motivated by improving the life chances of young people and to have a positive impact on family life.
Heathermount School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.
Interested candidates should call Dave Stewart, Headteacher for an informal discussion about the role.
Candidates are strongly encouraged to visit the school - To arrange a visit, you should contact Julie-Ann Stone.
Candidates will be considered as and when suitable applications are received.
Heathermount 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.