Assistant Headteacher

William Ellis School, London, NW5 1RN

6 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    1 July 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    17 June 2022

Job details

Contract type


Annual or full time equivalent salary

L11-15 Inner London

Actual salary

£62,066 - £67,556 FTE

Assistant Headteacher job summary

Applications are invited for September 2022 or January 2023 to the post of Assistant Headteacher – applications for part-time working will be considered

Salary scale L11- L15 Inner London (£62,066 - £67,556 )

Applications are invited from inspiring, dynamic and committed teachers and leaders who wish to develop their career in a school which places high quality teaching and learning as its highest priority. The post would suit either an experienced senior leader or someone new to a post at this level.
You would be joining our established and highly motivated Senior Leadership Team who are passionate about the school and its students and families. All are experienced and expert leaders who are ambitious for the school to continue to grow and improve. There is a highly collegiate staff body and a supportive, developmental relationship with neighbouring schools.

Exact responsibilities will be decided on appointment but would include aspects of teaching and learning in line with our School Development Plan, available on our website.
The successful candidate will be:
• An ambitious and visionary leader, committed to education in an inclusive and diverse setting
• An expert and inspirational classroom practitioner who is able to develop this practice in others
• Committed to ensuring that all students, regardless of background and starting points, make excellent progress in all aspects of their learning – both academic study and personal development
• A reflective leader with excellent interpersonal skills and resilience
We would be particularly interested in candidates bringing expertise and experience around literacy, either at a whole-school level or through their subject leadership.

If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding position in a collaborative environment, enriching the lives of students and the local community, we look forward to hearing from you.

Closing date: Noon Friday, 1st July 2022

Interview: w/c 4th July 2022

We reserve the right to interview candidates before the closing date.

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About William Ellis School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
853 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
020 7267 9346

William Ellis School is a boys’ school with a large mixed sixth form in the London Borough of Camden. It is in an attractive site on the edge of Hampstead Heath with excellent access to Central London. It is a neighbourhood of great social and cultural diversity, and this diversity is very well represented at William Ellis. The school’s mission to nurture successful learners and good citizens through strong relationships is consistent with our founder’s motto, “rather use than fame”.

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