Assistant Headteacher

Sandbach High School and Sixth Form College, Sandbach, Cheshire, CW11 3NT

This job expired on 16 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    16 May 2022 at 5:00pm

  • Date listed

    29 April 2022

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L11 £54,091 - L15 £59,581

Assistant Headteacher job summary

We are an ambitious and forward thinking comprehensive single sex secondary school with a growing Sixth Form College. This is a really exciting time in our school as we are developing and evolving to meet the needs of the community that we serve under a new Headteacher who has been in post since September 2020.
Our Senior Leader Team is diverse in our expertise and passionate about the education that we provide for our students and the climate in which our staff can flourish. We believe in debate and challenge when discussing our school and we welcome someone to join our caring team.
Our Curriculum is at the heart of what we do here and we are passionate about the challenge of our intent and our success as practitioners in its implementation.
What is our vision?
An ambitious school with positive role models at every level across the school community. We strive for excellence in academic achievement and personal development. A school with visible consistency and kindness in its high standards of behaviour and attitudes. A school with research-led Quality First Teaching ensuring that all children from all backgrounds can achieve the very best life chances through creativity and a passion for learning.

Key Priorities for 202-2023
1. Back to Basics for all students including those who are disadvantaged or SEND. (behaviour, attendance, high expectations, culture)
2. An Ambitious Curriculum For All, including those who are disadvantaged or SEND, delivered through Quality First Teaching
3. Leadership and Management throughout the school including our provision for disadvantaged/SEND.

Who are we looking to appoint?

We are looking for someone dynamic, passionate, forward thinking and enthusiastic about education. We are interested in you as a person and what your experience can bring to our school. If you would like to come and see the school in action or talk to us, please get in touch.

If you share our vision and our person specification sounds like you, we would be thrilled to receive your application as to how your experience and current impact can support us in realizing our whole school vision.

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About Sandbach High School and Sixth Form College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1508 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01270 765031

Sandbach High School and Sixth Form College enjoys a pleasant situation in the historic market town of Sandbach. As a community we work together to create a secure and friendly environment in which individuals can grow intellectually, emotionally and socially.

We are proud to be registered with ‘Investors In People’ and continue to support the development of our teachers and support staff. We offer regular training programmes as well as staff well-being activities. Our school offers an exciting, rewarding and supportive environment for all our staff enabling them to grow and build on their skills.

We take pride in being a caring and well-ordered community where everyone is encouraged to develop self-awareness and personal responsibility and play a full part in the life of the school. Our Code of Conduct is based on respect, courtesy and consideration. We make sure that students who work hard, help others and show responsibility in their behaviour are properly recognised through our awards system.

Our extensive curriculum is broad and balanced, giving all students the opportunity to develop their potential. A wide range of learning and teaching strategies is used to actively involve students in the learning process. Progress is carefully assessed and monitored.

Arranging a visit to Sandbach High School and Sixth Form College

Please contact the school on recruitment@sandbachhigh.co.uk

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