Become part of our Odyssey and expand the horizons of our young people, our communities and our staff. Odyssey Trust for Education is a ground-breaking Trust comprising of a selective and secondary modern school with a combined student community of 3000.
We are looking for an aspiring system leader to join our Trust as Deputy Headteacher for King Henry School, a large co-educational school serving a diverse community. The successful candidate will play a key role in transforming the lives and life chances of the young people at King Henry, working alongside colleagues at Townley Grammar School and the Trust’s Central Education Team.
We want to hear from dynamic and passionate individuals with specific knowledge/experience of:
• Innovative curriculum leadership;
• Establishing strong pastoral systems;
• Building capacity for highly effective teaching and learning; and
• Detailed knowledge of safeguarding protocols and a commitment to inclusive education.
If successful you will join a unique and innovative enterprise in education where you can make a real and lasting difference. Working alongside committed and driven colleagues across the Trust you will be a crucial part of the team that is transforming educational perspectives and driving change.
To download an application pack please visit the King Henry School Website.
CLOSING DATE: 9 DECEMBER AT NOON.
Interviews to be held the week commencing the 14th December 2020.
If you would like to discuss the role informally and confidentially with the Headteacher, Mr Leitch, please contact Mr Leitch’s PA, Lyndsey Tierney – please see attached job advert for contact details.
‘Better than 100 voyages with the same pair of eyes is one voyage through 100 pairs of eyes’ Marcel Proust
Odyssey Trust for Education is committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All successful applicants will be subject to fully Enhanced DBS check and robust pre-employment checks.
Odyssey Trust for Education is an Equal opportunities employer committed to building diverse teams that reflects our communities.
King Henry School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.