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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    17 April 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    17 March 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher
  • Deputy headteacher
  • Assistant headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours per week

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

L3 - 7

Pay scale

£46,548 to £51,470

What skills and experience we're looking for

The new Assistant Headteacher will work closely with all members of the Senior Leadership Team, PhaseLeaders and the wider Inclusion team to champion the very best provision for any child with Special Educational Needs at our school. They will support teachers to ensure the provision for pupils with SEN in their class is excellent. This role will involve working closely with families of children with SEMH and SEN.

We are looking for an Assistant Headteacher who will:

  • be a visible and accessible leader, promoting the school and working with parents, carers and the widercommunity
  • share their SEND knowledge and continue to draw on research to improve and further develop ourprovision across school whilst working within the framework of the SEN Code of Practice
  • lead, manage and organise others and the provision for our most vulnerable children
  • be solution-focused and have the strategic vision to secure the best outcomes for the school in a changingeducation environment
  • work with the senior leadership to lead an outward-looking school which values collaboration and seeksopportunities to work with other schools
  • develop leadership throughout Nether Green Junior School, driving the professional development of allour staff members while maintaining our happy, productive workplace

We are looking for someone who is flexible and enthusiastic and has the ability to become an asset to ourschool, and, just as importantly, someone who will fit in with the school’s ethos, contribute to the school’s development continuing to ensure our development and improvement is maintained, and become involved in the life of the school.

The role is non-class based, but there will be an element of teaching required when supporting members of staff.

What the school offers its staff

The school aims to develop the whole child in an environment which is caring, calm, purposeful and happy,and one which respects others and recognises individual needs. We pride ourselves on ensuring that when our children leave Nether Green Junior they are ready to embark on the next step of their learning journey.

Nether Green Junior School offers:

  • A high functioning, highly skilled and supportive leadership team who are devoted to improving outcomes for all children and all staff
  • Inquisitive children who love learning and being challenged
  • Respectful, polite and engaged children who greatly value their school and learning
  • Excellent training and professional development opportunities
  • A team of happy, vibrant and energetic teachers and support staff

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to the safety and wellbeing of all our children and expect all our employees to share this commitment.
Candidates are expected to read the school’s safeguarding policy, available on the school website.
If successful, you will be subject to an enhanced DBS check along with a check against the Children’s Barred List.
You will also be asked to sign your application form at interview to confirm that all the information given is accurate and without omission.
Online searches will be carried out on shortlisted candidates.

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About Nether Green Junior School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
378 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number
0114 2302461

Arranging a visit to Nether Green Junior School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@nethergreen-jun.sheffield.sch.uk.

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