Deputy Head Teacher Beechwood Primary School, Luton, Bedfordshire

Job description

To work with the Head teacher to lead and support staff in all aspects of the management and organisation of the school.

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. To deputise for the Head teacher whenever necessary.

2. To be an exemplary teacher.

3. To carry out all responsibilities with due regard to equal
opportunities.

4. To share in the implementation and monitoring of the curriculum.

5. To undertake a range of administrative and organisational responsibilities to ensure the effective running of the school.

6. To play a major role in budget and development planning.

7. To support and maintain the aims and ethos of the school.

8. To undertake any professional duties reasonably requested by the Head teacher.

9. To exercise responsibility for ensuring fair and equal treatment of all employees and customers.

Duties to include some of the following (please note: some duties are allocated across the leadership team and reviewed annually to provide breadth of experience).

MORE SPECIFIC DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES -

• timetabling
• assemblies
• curriculum co-ordinator roles
• safeguarding children
• discipline
• INSET
• appraisal
• staff selection
• PTA, Governors, external agencies

Essential educational requirements

Degree with teacher qualifications

Essential qualifications

QTS

Essential skills and experience

Experience of teaching across Primary range and an exemplar teaching practitioner and role model.

Experience of holding a leadership role.

Employee benefits

We have an excellent record in supporting and developing staff skills including coaching, mentoring and carefully tailored CPD programmes. “Staff value the training they receive”- Ofsted 2019.


About Beechwood Primary School

Address
Linden Road, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU4 9RD
Phase
Primary
Type
LA Maintained School
Website
Beechwood Primary School website (opens in a new window)