Deputy Head, Outstanding SEN Secondary

Northgate School Arts College, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN2 6LR

39 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    19 September 2022 at 4pm

  • Date listed

    19 July 2022

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Deputy Head, Outstanding SEN Secondary job summary

The Deputy Head is expected to be familiar with the National Professional Standards for Head Teachers, Teachers and Support Staff and carry out the professional duties of a school leader as circumstances may require, and in accordance with the school’s policies under the Executive Head Teacher and Head of School.

To work with the Executive Head Teacher, governing body and others to develop the school’s vision, establish and maintain a culture and ethos that promotes effective collaboration, excellence, equality and high expectations of all pupils and staff.

To have responsibility with the Head of School for the discipline, behaviour and welfare of all pupils.

In this role you will also be responsible as one of the School Designated Child Protection Officers for vulnerable children and for Looked After Children.

Applying for the job

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Alternatively, please ring the school office on 01604 714098 to request details. Please complete the application electronically and mail with a covering letter.

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About Northgate School Arts College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
260 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01604 714098

Northgate is an 'outstanding' special secondary school (11-18 years) for pupils with learning difficulties, physical and sensory disabilities and up to a third of pupils are on the autistic spectrum. 260 Pupils on roll.

We are OFSTED 'OUTSTANDING' (2017) and became an Academy Trust in September 2011.

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