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  • Closing date

    29 September 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    31 July 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher

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Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

Salary Scale & Point: LPS (L16-L20)

Assistant Principal-SENDCo job summary

“Outcomes, Values, Choices”

Job Title: Assistant Principal - SENDCO

Salary Scale & Point: LPS (L16-L20)

Contracted Hours: Full Time, Permanent

Ormiston Shelfield Community Academy is an exciting and dynamic place to work. We are an oversubscribed secondary academy with over 1400 students on roll at Key Stages 3-5.  Our core drivers of OutcomesValues and Choices are at the heart of our daily actions and interactions and we pride ourselves on building strong relationships based on mutual respect, at all levels. 

We are looking for an energetic and dynamic Assistant Principal that will work to ensure that all Shelfield students receive the very best support and education possible to meet their individual needs. The role is offered as an Assistant Principal ensuring that the needs and interests of SEND students are represented in every decision made.  The role will be ideally suited to someone who is well informed by current educational research and practice, understanding how to maximise impact in an inclusive way.

As an Assistant Principal the role also requires you to support the leadership of the academy, being a presence around the building and helping to create the climate for outstanding teaching and learning.  You will work closely with SLT in the development of the academy improvement plan and in self-evaluation activities.  The role reports to the Vice Principal for SEND and Inclusion.

All students at Ormiston Shelfield Community Academy receive the full curriculum entitlement. As SENDCo, the successful candidate will work closely with the Assistant Principal: Teaching and Learning to provide strategies and training for classroom teachers to ensure that their pedagogy meets the needs of all.

The core purpose of this role is in helping the academy develop our SEND provision. Whilst there is an expectation to be teaching as part of the role, the subject you offer is not a limiting factor.

This is an ideal opportunity for career progression, and a chance to lead the way in developing highly effective approaches to SEND provision. Please see the attached job description and person specification for further details.

As part of your wider duties and responsibilities, you are required to promote and actively support the Academy’s responsibilities towards safeguarding. This position is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check and suitable references for the successful applicant.

The Deadline for applications is 12pm on Friday 29th September 2023.

The academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The academy’s Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy can be found here: Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy

Commitment to safeguarding

The academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The academy’s Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy can be found on the academy website.

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About Ormiston Shelfield Community Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1383 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Ormiston Shelfield Community Academy is an exciting and dynamic place to work. We are an oversubscribed secondary academy with over 1400 students on roll at Key Stages 3-5. Our core drivers of Outcomes, Values and Choices are at the heart of our daily actions and interactions and we pride ourselves on building strong relationships based on mutual respect, at all levels.

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