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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    26 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    24 January 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We aim to appoint an innovative senior leader who has a track record of successfully driving whole school improvement.

Applications from outstanding mainstream, special school, primary

or secondary senior/ middle leaders will be especially welcomed

The successful candidate will be an exceptionally talented and dynamic individual, who can secure improvement, is aspirational for our pupils and who, with the support of the Headteacher and Executive Head, can effectively lead a dedicated team of professionals to build upon existing strengths and develop excellent provision within the academy.

Visits to the school are recommended. If you would like an application pack please email the school office,saxonoffice@tasmat.org.uk. For an informal discussion with the Headteacher, Amanda Jagot, or if you would like to arrange a visit, please email our Headteacher, Amanda Jagot ajagot@tasmat.org.uk. Closing date for applications is NOON on Monday 26th February. Interviews will be held in the week commencing Monday 4th March. We do not accept CVs by way of application. An online check is undertaken for all shortlisted candidates.

What the school offers its staff

This is a rare and exciting opportunity for an ambitious leader to help shape the future development of our popular and successful special academy. Saxon Mount School meets the needs of children with Moderate and occasionally Severe Learning Difficulties. A high percentage of children are autistic and a large number have speech, language and communication difficulties. A significant number of our children have other complex difficulties and needs that impact upon their learning.

Saxon Mount is federated with Torfield School, a primary SEN academy in nearby Hastings.

We can offer a highly positive and well-resourced teaching and learning environment, a talented, ambitious and collegiate staff team and pupils who are an absolute pleasure and privilege to work with.

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About Saxon Mount School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
School size
158 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number

Special School for pupils with Autism, communication and other learning difficulties

Arranging a visit to Saxon Mount School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email saxonoffice@tasmat.org.uk.

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