9 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    1 March 2024 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    5 February 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Points 9-13 of the Leadership Scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Assistant Headteacher Attendance, Behaviour and Safeguarding is responsible to the Headteacher for leading attendance, behaviour and safeguarding, taking into account the School’s mission statement and ethos. This postholder will also be the school’s Designated Safeguarding Lead. In addition, they will hold the post of a teacher under the standard contract for teachers at Framingham Earl High School.

PERSON SPECIFICATION

Experience

A proven track record of outstanding teaching and learning including excellent knowledge of strategies for raising achievement and achieving excellence.

Essential

Successful middle or senior leadership that motivates, challenges and develops students and staff and includes excellent knowledge of how to build and sustain a learning community.

Essential

Evidence of working productively with students, parents, Trustees and Local Authority.

Essential

Evidence of creating successful school to school, community and business partnerships.

Essential

Building successful systems to monitor and evaluate performance.

Essential

Building and sustaining programmes of study to support school’s aims and ethos.

Essential

Managing performance of staff and understanding the relationship between CPD and sustained school improvement.

Essential

Strategic planning processes including leading change, creativity and innovation.

Essential

Evidence of ability to ensure best value for school budget via strategic financial planning and budgetary management.

Desirable

An understanding of safeguarding and experience of working within a safeguarding team.

Desirable

Qualified to degree level.

Essential

Qualified Teacher Status.

Essential

Designated Safeguarding Lead.

Essential

Professional Development in preparation for Leadership, NPQH or equivalent.

Desirable

Skills

Lead, inspire, challenge and empower teams / individuals to perform outstandingly.

Essential

Demonstrate personal and professional integrity and an ability to model the values and vision of the school.

Essential

Excellent communication skills with a range of audiences.

Essential

Think strategically, build and communicate a coherent vision in a range of compelling ways.

Essential

Emotional resilience in working through challenges.

Essential

Ability to form and maintain appropriate relationships and personal boundaries with children.

Essential

Demonstrate personal enthusiasm for and commitment to the learning process including a capacity for sustained hard work with energy and enthusiasm.

Essential

Give and receive effective feedback and act to improve personal performance.

Essential

Excellent skills of collaboration and networking for the benefit of pupils.

Desirable

Demonstrate ‘political’ insight and anticipate trends.

Desirable


What the school offers its staff

Full-time or part-time position available.

This post is paid on the Leadership Scale Point 9 – 13.

All payments are pensionable under the Teachers’ Pension Scheme.

Framingham Earl High School has over 100 staff dedicated to providing a First-Class education. The school prides itself in delivering education through strong academic lessons and a nurturing ethos which encapsulates a wide range of community and co-curricular links. The school’s most recent Ofsted in 2022 demonstrated the school has an “ambitious curriculum” and that “teachers make appropriate adaptations to support pupils, including those with SEND, to achieve well”, resulting in a rating of “Good”. GCSE results in 2022 saw the school achieve higher than the national average across a variety of subjects.

Further details about the role

Application closing date will be: 5pm, Friday 1 March 2024

Interview date will be: Tuesday 5 & 6 March 2024

Complete an application form online – https://bit.ly/3SLBKmQ

Or for more information contact the HR team on hr@setrust.co.uk, 01953 609012

Commitment to safeguarding

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore all applicants must be prepared to undergo a number of checks to confirm their suitability to work with children and young people. The Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. In accordance with the Department of Education’s “Keeping Children Safe in Education”, references will be sought on all short-listed candidates before interview.

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About Framingham Earl High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
789 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Email address
HR@setrust.co.uk
Phone number
01953609012

Framingham Earl High School has over 100 staff dedicated to providing a First-Class education. The school prides itself in delivering education through strong academic lessons and a nurturing ethos which encapsulates a wide range of community and co-curricular links. The school’s most recent Ofsted in 2022 demonstrated the school has an “ambitious curriculum” and that “teachers make appropriate adaptations to support pupils, including those with SEND, to achieve well”, resulting in a rating of “Good”. GCSE results in 2022 saw the school achieve higher than the national average across a variety of subjects.

Framingham Earl High School holds a range of awards including School of Sanctuary status - this is in recognition of our work to ensure an inclusive and educative environment about difference.

Framingham Earl High School is a member of the Sapientia Education Trust (SET). SET is an expanding multi-academy trust with 10 primary and 7 secondary schools.

Arranging a visit to Framingham Earl High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email HR@setrust.co.uk.

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