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  • Start date details

    April 2023

  • Closing date

    10 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    30 January 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher
  • Deputy headteacher
  • Assistant headteacher

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L5 to L9

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will be dynamic in the classroom – delivering inspirational lessons that students fully engage with. You will have a thirst to lead and manage new whole school initiatives and share good educational practice, as well as oversee established practice. You will want to work with a small team of staff and want to be coached/mentored by the Head of School and Executive Headteacher, so that you can professionally develop. Your educational philosophy will need to be based in trauma informed and emotion coaching, as well as be a relational minded person who wants to make a difference to our students lives. You will work closely with the Head of School (and indirectly with the Executive Headteacher) and KSSS’s Senior Leadership Team, to shape and deliver the mission, vision and values of our school and also across the Federation.You will articulate high expectations; quality assure holistic teaching and learning, personal development etc and develop staff, through high quality CPD and Performance Management

What the school offers its staff

Kettlebrook is a Local Authority Pupil Referral Unit (PRU) – it is recognised as a fully inclusive school, that empowers our students to make positive changes and achieve positive outcomes onto the next phase of their education. Kettlebrook is judged by OFSTED as a good school, a nationally recognised Flagship school as part of IQM & QiCs. We have strong links with schools and agencies within our District, because of our commitment to providing the best holistic education to each of our students (and their families) who have been or are at risk of being permanently excluded.

Commitment to safeguarding

Kettlebrook is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects that all staff and volunteers share this commitment. Enhanced CRB disclosure is required for the appointment to this post with two outstanding references.

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About Kettlebrook Short Stay School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
School size
45 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01827 312840

KSSS is a Pupil Referral Unit in Tamworth. We work with 11-16 year old students - who whatever reasons find it difficult to access education in their mainstream secondary schools. We closely with these schools, external agencies, family and alternative providers to enable each student to achieve the academic and social success that they deserve in moving their lives forwards. Each student has an Individual Learning Plan which includes academic goals, social objectives and behaviour strategies that when working together should empower each student to achieve life long success.

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