Assistant Headteacher

Chesham Grammar School, Chesham, Buckinghamshire


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Lead Practitioners range 13 to Lead Practitioners range 17, £56,340 to £62,038

Job summary

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational and innovative Assistant Headteacher to join our Senior Leadership Team at this outstanding school. The post holder will play a full leadership role within the school.

We wish to appoint an outstanding teacher who also has:
• Successful experience in a leadership and management role
• A track record of personal professional development
• A passionate belief in the potential of our students and a commitment to excellence
• The ability to think strategically and creatively
• Excellent IT skills
• The ability to motivate and inspire staff, students and parents
• A sense of humour
• A track record as a team player

Essential educational requirements

A good honours degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

 An excellent classroom practitioner with a clear understanding of what constitutes high quality teaching and learning
 Experience of middle leadership in excess of three years with a proven record of success
 Experience of teaching in more than one school
 Professional development in preparation for a senior leadership role
 A very good understanding of current trends, issues and initiatives in education
 Excellent IT skills

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1295 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
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School website Chesham Grammar School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Chesham Grammar School

School location

White Hill, Chesham, Buckinghamshire, HP5 1BA