- L11 – L15 £54,091 - £59,581
Assistant Headteacher with Mathematics Specialism job summary
Salary:£54,091 - £59,581 L11-15
Are you an inspiring teacher of Mathematics who has an exceptional track record of leadership success? Can you demonstrate that you have led a team to achieve excellence? Are you now hungry to prove that you have what it takes to take on a whole school leadership responsibility in our Outstanding school?
We have an opportunity to appoint a passionate, creative and dynamic Assistant Headteacher, with a Mathematics Specialism. Our senior leadership team is innovative, collaborative and phenomenally successful.
Meopham School is situated in a beautiful village location. Our staff love working in our warm, friendly, family environment. Our reputation in the community is second-to-none and our students are wonderful ambassadors for us, both in our school and beyond. Our staff work in partnership with students, parents and each other to create a supportive, enthusiastic and inspiring climate for success.
This school is unique in that it has all the benefits of a small school rural setting, with the advantages of working as part of a larger Trust. Meopham School is a small school with a vast vision. We are involved in extensive outreach work across schools in Kent, both within the Trust and beyond. This means that we can offer you an invigorating professional environment in which to grow. The opportunities are genuinely endless.
As well as its ‘outstanding’ Ofsted rating, Meopham School is the highest performing non-selective school in Kent. We invite you to be a significant part of our future success.
For more information about our school please visit our website: https://www.meophamschool.org.uk/
This is an exciting opportunity to join our school. In return, we offer a stimulating, supporting and rewarding working environment, where all staff are valued and where you will have the opportunity to access a range of excellent professional opportunities to support your progression.
Additional benefits include:
Excellent on site facilities;
Excellent CPD programme;
Being part of a highly successful Trust;
Local Government Pension Scheme – with a generous employer contribution;
Employee Assistance Programme – Wellbeing and advice;
Cycle to Work Scheme;
Eye test reimbursement;
Kent Rewards Scheme – access to local and national retail discounts;
Employee Referral Recruitment incentive.
Applying for the job
Full details of the requirements of the post can be found in the accompanying recruitment pack.
If you are interested in this post, please contact Kate Girling, Head of School at firstname.lastname@example.org or 01474 814646.
Applications should be made via Kent Teach. Please note, we cannot accept CVs.
If you experience any difficulty in completing the application form, please contact email@example.com or 01795 426091 (option 2)
We are happy to discuss any support you may need during your application process as part of our reasonable adjustment approach.
In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details / application forms on file once the position is filled.
Interview Dates: W/C 18th July 2022
Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from ROA and will require an enhanced DBS disclosureMore on how to apply (opens in a new tab)
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About Meopham School
- School type
- Academy, ages 11 to 18
- School size
- 857 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 11 to 18
Welcome to Meopham School, where a traditional family culture combines with an ambitious ethos for excellence.
Our ethos creates a supportive, energising and inspiring climate for success. Indeed, we were recognised as the highest performing non-selective school in Kent for the third year running in the January 2019 school Performance Tables. We were also judged as Outstanding by Ofsted in January 2019.
However, at Meopham School we measure success not just in terms of excellent academic outcomes, but also in the development of strong character. Our traditional academic curriculum combines with our Excellence Through Character curriculum to ensure that every student is nurtured to uncover their talents and aptitudes. We recognise that excellent examination results are only a part of the story. Qualifications and personality open doors initially, but it is strength of character which keeps those doors open and allows our young people to lead happy, successful and healthy lives.
We are proud that Meopham School students are curious in their learning, resilient in overcoming difficulty, and are confident in evaluating their own progress. As a consequence, they are ambitious to achieve academic and personal success, both in school and in the world beyond.