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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    28 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    18 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Assistant headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale

L4-L6 - £50807 - £53380

What skills and experience we're looking for

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Qualified teacher status or recognised equivalent
  • Senior leadership or management qualification willing to work towards
  • Ability to work strategically and to seek and implement creative solutions
  • Excellent leadership skills and the ability to inspire and challenge colleagues, peers and teams

What the school offers its staff


Collaborative Working:Thrive in an environment that values teamwork and collaboration, fostering a culture of shared knowledge and collective success. 

Support System of 29 Academies: Be part of a network of 29 academies, providing a dedicated support system and opportunities for professional growth and collaboration. 

Employee Assistance Program (EAP):Access to confidential counselling services, providing emotional support and guidance when needed. 

Cycle to Work:Enjoy a healthy commute with our cycle-to-work programme, making bicycles more affordable. 

Electric Car Scheme:Take advantage of our environmentally friendly initiative, making electric vehicles more accessible for a sustainable and efficient commute. 

Generous Pension: Secure your future with a robust pension plan, ensuring financial well-being during retirement. 

Further details about the role

E-ACT Parkwood Academy | Believe, Achieve, Succeed

At E-ACT Parkwood Academy we are committed to the core values of "Believe, Achieve, Succeed." We believe in the potential of every student to achieve greatness and succeed.

At E-ACT Parkwood Academy, we set high standards and foster an environment that encourages belief in oneself, the drive to achieve one's goals, and the ultimate success that follows.

Take the next step in your career with E-ACT Parkwood Academy, join us in shaping a future where every student believes in their potential, achieves their aspirations, and succeeds in life.

Take a look:https://parkwoodacademy.e-act.org.uk

Join us in Opening Minds, Opening Doors! 

Are you a visionary supporting leader seeking to be an integral part of an educational community that nurtures an environment where all children can flourish? An opportunity awaits you to support in lead an academy dedicated to developing the whole child and has a people first culture.

Recognising the significance of empowering our colleagues to excel, we are actively seeking an enthusiastic and committed Associate Assistant Head Teacher to join us as we strive for excellence, ensuring our children attain the finest outcomes.

Key responsibilities: 

Reporting to the Deputy Headteacher/Headteacher, this post holder will be accountable for Strategic Leadership

  • Provide strategic leadership within their areas of responsibility - Safeguarding and Attendance
  • Ensure the Academy is always fully compliant in all areas of Safeguarding
  • Contribute to the Academy Improvement Plan and self-evaluation.
  • Promote a culture of reflective and personalised learning where all students are encouraged to take responsibility for their own learning and achievement
  • Lead on Safeguarding and Attendance

Pay range:L4-L6 -£50807 - £53380

What are we about?

Outstanding Teaching and Learning:

We strongly believe that outstanding teaching and learning are the keys to unlocking exceptional outcomes for our children. You will play a pivotal role in delivering high-quality education that nurtures the minds of our students.

Advocacy and inclusion:

At our academy, every child matters, regardless of their background. Your role will involve providing each child with a fantastic, inspiring, and inclusive education that recognises and celebrates their individuality.

People-First Culture:

We proudly celebrate the diversity of our academy and our community. Join us in co-constructing the essence of an extraordinary workplace and learning environment where both staff and students feel valued and included.

Collaborative Excellence:

Our exceptional staff collaborate across our 29 academies to share ideas and problem solve. As a headteacher with us, you will have the opportunity to share your skills, hear from experts and work with staff across the country to develop your practice.

About E-ACT: 

Join a trust that is going places!

Having recently won MAT of the Year 2023 at both the MAT Excellence Awards and National School Awards, this is a very exciting time to join us! Why do we feel we have been recognised as a strong MAT? It is down to our dedicated, talented staff that are committed in delivering nothing but excellence for all of our children and young people.

We all pride ourselves in fostering a people-first culture, which extends to all our pupils, staff, and stakeholders. We are proud to lead a community of 29 academies, educating of over 18,000 pupils across our five core hubs. Our staff satisfaction is above national benchmarks and we run a range of projects and programmes to address key topics such as workload and wellbeing.

Our Opening Minds, Opening Doors strategy is at the forefront of everything we do, we don’t just prepare our pupils for the world; we equip them to thrive and succeed within it. Through our collaborative approach to education, we aim to open doors to a world of opportunities, where every child can pursue their dreams.

Want to be a part of something extraordinary? Find out more atwww.e-act.org.uk  

How to apply: 

Simply follow this link to apply for the role

Please read the supporting documentation carefully before completing and returning our application and equal opportunities form. 

E-ACT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults, and all appointments are subject to enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks and satisfactory references.

 E-ACT is also committed to promoting equality, challenging discrimination and developing community cohesion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community. 

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Parkwood E-ACT Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
819 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
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Parkwood E-ACT Academy, a forward-thinking, ambitious 11-16 secondary academy in Sheffield. We support and challenge our students to achieve their full potential both in and out of the classroom.

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