Assistant Principal, Designated Safeguarding Lead, Engagement & Inclusion Manager Elutec, Dagenham East, Essex

Job description

The Principal at ELUTEC wishes to appoint a highly motivated and aspiring school leader to the post of Designated Safeguarding Lead with responsibility for Student Engagement and Inclusion, as well as other whole school duties.
Ability to teach one of the following subjects: Science, Maths, Product Design or Engineering.
An appointment as an Assistant Principal at ELUTEC is an opportunity to join an increasingly successful team of talented and committed staff in a small school of enthusiastic, focused and friendly students. ELUTEC benefits from a community of supportive families and local employers. Staff and governors are very proud of the excellent destinations achieved by students at the end of year 13, with approximately 60% progressing to University and 40% to Apprenticeships.
ELUTEC is housed in an impressive new building in Barking and Dagenham, surrounded by a Business and Science Park which is soon to be joined by an exciting new film studio complex. The school has excellent transport links, with Dagenham East tube station a short walk away.

The school’s exceptional sponsors include Ford Motor Company, one of the world's foremost design, engineering and manufacturing enterprises and the Faculty of Engineering at University College London (UCL), ranked as one of the top 20 “super-elite” universities in the world. ELUTEC is also sponsored by The Centre for Engineering and Manufacturing Excellence (CEME) in Havering.
Applicants should be excellent teachers with experience of student and staff leadership and an advocate for inclusion. The successful candidate will take a strategic lead on the development of our student support systems alongside the position of Designated Safeguarding Lead.Pre-employment checks
Confirmation of appointment is conditional upon a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and occupational health check.

Confirmation of appointment is also subject to the receipt of two satisfactory references.

Commencement: April or September 2020

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Essential educational requirements

Qualified teacher status
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Essential qualifications

Honours degree
Qualified Teacher status
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Essential skills and experience

Experience of delivering a STEM subject, namely Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Maths, Product Design or Engineering
Membership of appropriate professional bodies
Leadership or management qualifications
Experienced practitioner
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Employee benefits


About Elutec

Yew Tree Avenue, Dagenham East, Essex, RM10 7FN
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