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Deputy Head

  • Location:

    West London

  • Sector:

    SEN Teaching

  • Job type:

    Long-Term Contracts

  • Salary:

    £58000 - £65000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Charlotte Bacon

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    25 days ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


  • Contract Length:

    Full Time

Deputy Headteacher Role at a Leading SEN School in West London!

  • Full Time
  • Temp to Perm
  • West London
  • SEN School
  • Independent
  • 58 - 65k per annum

Are you a dedicated and experienced education professional seeking a highly rewarding role in a supportive and inclusive SEN school? Look no further! We are delighted to present an exceptional opportunity for a Deputy Headteacher to join a lovely esteemed team at a small SEN school situated in the vibrant heart of West London.

Full-Time Role: Teaching & Strategic Leadership

This full-time position offers a unique blend of teaching and strategic leadership responsibilities. As Deputy Headteacher, you will have the opportunity to inspire and guide students in the classroom, while also dedicating substantial time to fulfilling crucial Senior Leadership Team (SLT) duties. This is a temporary-to-permanent role, providing an excellent chance to make a lasting impact and secure a long-term position. Immediate start available!

Key Experience with Autism, SpLD, and SLD

We are seeking an exceptional candidate with a proven track record of working effectively with students with Autism, Specific Learning Difficulties (SpLD), and Severe Learning Difficulties (SLD). Your expertise in supporting students at Key Stage 2 and 3 will be instrumental in fostering their academic and personal growth. As Deputy Headteacher, you will have a pivotal role in shaping the school's inclusive and nurturing environment.

Middle/Senior Leadership Experience Required

To excel in this role, you must possess previous middle or senior leadership experience. Your strong leadership acumen will empower you to make a substantial impact on the school community, driving positive change and inspiring excellence. As Deputy Headteacher, you will play a key role in formulating and implementing the school's strategic vision.

DSL Experience and More!

In addition to your extensive experience with Autism, SpLD, and SLD, we are seeking candidates with experience as a Designated Safeguarding Lead (DSL). Safeguarding is of utmost importance in an SEN school, and your expertise in this area will be vital in ensuring the well-being and safety of all students. If you possess a genuine passion for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, we would love to hear from you!

Additional Responsibilities Include:

  • Acting as a Deputy to the Headteacher, providing strong and effective leadership in their absence
  • Collaborating with and supporting Teaching Assistants and Teachers to enhance their skills and professional development
  • Monitoring and evaluating the school's progress, implementing strategies for continuous improvement
  • Overseeing the development and implementation of individualised education plans (IEPs) for students with special educational needs
  • Building positive relationships with parents, fostering open lines of communication and partnership

Join this Schools Supportive Team Today!

Don't miss this incredible opportunity to make a profound and lasting impact on the lives of students with special educational needs. As an education recruitment consultant, I am here to guide you through the application process and provide any assistance you may need. Take the next step in your career journey and apply now for the Deputy Headteacher role at our outstanding SEN school in West London!

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