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  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    18 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    19 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Assistant headteacher

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

Our ideal candidate will:

  • Be a focused and driven colleague, with a proven track record at either middle leadership or senior leadership level
  • Be a keen, hands on member of the SLG and a highly visible presence across the school
  • Have the skills and ability to motivate and inspire students and colleagues

What the school offers its staff

At OPGS, we aim to:

  • Provide our students with ‘an exceptional learning experience’
  • Encourage all students to strive towards academic and personal excellence and serve their school community
  • Ensure that staff are happy and enjoy working in our school; staff wellbeing is a key priority

Further details about the role

We are delighted to begin the process of appointing two Assistant Headteachers (1 x Teaching and Learning and 1 x Personal Development) to support the continuous improvement of our school. Oakwood Park Grammar School is a thriving selective school in the heart of Maidstone. We are highly ambitious for our learners and staff.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Oakwood Park Grammar School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1096 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
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School location

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