RHIW SYR DAFYDD PRIMARY SCHOOL
ISR Leadership L11 - L15
To commence in the summer term or as soon as possible thereafter (pending safeguarding clearance)
Applications are invited from dynamic, experienced and suitably qualified Teachers for the post of Deputy Head Teacher of this successful Primary School. The school provides education for boys and girls between the ages of three and eleven.
The school is located in the picturesque village of Oakdale. At Rhiw Syr Dafydd we truly feel that we are at the heart of the local community.
Rhiw Syr Dafydd is very fortunate to have a team of very skilled dedicated professionals who work hard to ensure that children enjoy coming to school and that they are working hard each day to achieve their dreams. The commitment of staff, parents, governors and the PTA is phenomenal and is something that should be celebrated.
The school is a vibrant learning community with pupils who demonstrate extremely positive attitudes to learning and engage fully in individual and collaborative group tasks. Most pupils display exceptional levels of confidence and independence from a very early age. They are very polite and respectful towards adults and each other and show considerable care and consideration for others. The school is an inclusive learning community with an outstanding ethos and sense of unity that supports the learning and wellbeing of pupils greatly.
Governors are committed to appointing a Deputy Head Teacher who:
• Has a proven record of excellent classroom practice;
• Has very good leadership and management skills;
• Has a clear vision and high expectations for school improvement;
• Has excellent personal and team building skills;
• Has excellent understanding of the skills curriculum and staff development;
• Is strongly committed to working closely with governors, parents and the wider community.
• A very positive attitude to innovation and change that will inspire and develop our pupils
The governors will provide effective support for the successful candidate who will demonstrate a strong commitment to work closely with them to provide high quality leadership and the best possible education for children
In return we can offer:
• A strong commitment to professional development
• A school with high aspirations and a genuine opportunity to make a difference
• An opportunity to help shape the future of teaching and learning
• A dedicated and supportive team of professional staff and governors
Closing Date for applications is: Thursday 4th March 2021
Shortlisting will take place on: Tuesday 9th March 2021
Recruitment activities to take place week commencing 15th March 2021
Interviews will be held on: Thursday 18th March 2021 and Friday 19th March 2021
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and a comprehensive screening process will be undertaken on all applicants. This will include an enhanced check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.
We are legally obliged to ask you to provide evidence of your right to work in the UK. If you are invited to interview, you will be asked to provide appropriate documents such as your full birth certificate/passport/work permit in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996.
Once having applied for a role, if you have not received an invitation to the next stage of the recruitment process within 6 weeks of the closing date, please assume you have not been successful on this occasion. Feedback on your application can be provided upon request.
Rhiw Syr Dafyedd Primary 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.