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  • Application deadline

    17 January 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    16 December 2021

Job details

Job role
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
Teacher’s Leadership Spine L13-L17 (£56,721 - £62,570 per annum)

Job summary

Millthorpe School is seeking to appoint an Assistant Headteacher who can bring their experience, enthusiasm and determination to our team. Due to our commitment to ensuring that everyone is able ‘To be the best that we can be’, we are looking to further enhance our provision for all students to succeed. This role is an excellent opportunity to develop the whole school strategic leadership of the provision for SENd and disadvantaged students.

We are locally a school of choice for parents of children with SENd and we have close working relationships with CYC and other external agencies. We have a great reputation across York for our inclusive approach to education and are known to find solutions to the most difficult situations to ensure that parental choice is upheld whenever possible. We have a large, friendly department offering regular opportunities to parents to meet up and discuss progress or concerns.

The role will also include leadership of our Pupil Premium strategy. We have a lower than average number of disadvantaged students at Millthorpe with less than 17% of our school cohort identified as PP and 12% of the school identified as FSM.

We are looking for:
• a compassionate, enthusiastic and ambitious leader with a successful track record at secondary level;
• a motivational and inspirational leader that has high expectations of all students and staff;
• a confident, articulate leader who can communicate effectively with all stakeholders;
• a leader who is able to develop our students and staff to reach their full potential regardless of background or circumstance;
• a leader with a breadth of understanding and experience of how a school functions effectively.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We will require all successful applicants to undertake an enhanced criminal records check via the DBS.

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
School size
1051 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

About Millthorpe School

Millthorpe is a popular and successful school, rooted in its community and close to the heart of the historic city of York. You will be a joining a warm, inclusive and motivated team of over 100 colleagues.

Arranging a visit to Millthorpe School

Visits from prospective colleagues are welcome. Please contact Mrs Claire Hardware, Headteacher’s PA, to make an appointment:

School location

Nunthorpe Avenue, York, North Yorkshire, YO23 1WF

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