6 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    24 April 2023

  • Closing date

    10 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    24 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L3 to L8

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint a highly motivated Assistant Headteacher with the vision and experience to play a pivotal leadership role at The Keystone Academy. This is a truly unique opportunity for an ambitious, inspirational and talented practitioner to support the Headteacher in continuing to develop our brand-new specialist school for SEMH and neurodivergence. We are looking for an outstanding practitioner who can bring creative and innovative ways of working within the Trust and the local authority.

Key Priorities

  • Support the strategic vision and direction of the Academy
  • Support strategic leadership and management to staff within the Academy
  • Support with securing and sustaining effective teaching and learning throughout the school
  • Undertake Performance Management and Line Management responsibilities for a group of teachers and other staff in the school
  • Deploy staff and resources efficiently and effectively to meet specific objectives in line with school’s strategic plans.
  • Ensure effective pastoral care and behaviour support throughout the school
  • To be responsible for the day to day leadership and management when the Headteacher, or Deputy Headteacher are not in the Academy

What the school offers its staff

We offer the following benefits to all Trust employees from their first day with us:

  • Access and support with training and CPD
  • Specialist training where required
  • Free lunch at school
  • Free parking
  • Nursery benefits
  • Car purchase salary sacrifice scheme
  • Education Mutual – access to free face to face counselling, physiotherapy, nurse help-line, prescription service whenever you need it
  • Perkbox

- A huge range of discounts, free gifts, perks including shopping, eating out, holidays

- The wellness Hub – access to a variety of practical and useful resources

- Medical – on-line GP appointments, prescriptions and advice at a time convenient to you

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About The Keystone Academy

School type
Free School, ages 4 to 16
School size
Up to 120 pupils
Age range
4 to 16
Phone number
01743 599011

Arranging a visit to The Keystone Academy

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