Deputy Head Teacher Smith's Wood Primary Academy, Birmingham, West Midlands

Job description

Application closing date: 17th October 2019
Job start: 6th January 2020
Salary: L16- L19 (£59 528- £63 975)
Location: Solihull, West Midlands
Contract type: Full Time, permanent

Following the promotion of the current Deputy Head teacher, to Head teacher, we are seeking to appoint a talented, dedicated and inspirational Deputy Head who will share our vision for Smith’s Wood Primary Academy. Smith’s Wood Primary Academy is a large (approx. 460 pupils) Primary School in the North of Solihull. The school benefits from a fantastic, highly original building, amazing staff and pupils who deserve the very best. Smith’s Wood Primary school routinely offers its pupils experiences beyond the norm; it is ‘More than a School’

We are looking for a highly effective leader to join our team from January 2020. This is an exciting opportunity to take a pivotal, non-whole class based leadership role in an Outstanding School (Oftsed 2017).

We can offer you the exciting opportunity to work, step by step, with the new Head teacher, at both a strategic and day-to-day level, to ensure the very best for our pupils.

Essential educational requirements

The appointment is subject to the current conditions of employment for Deputy Head Teachers contained in the School Teachers' Pay and Conditions Document, the 1998 School Standards and Framework Act, the required standards for Qualified Teacher Status and other current legislation.

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status or other educational qualification
A degree qualification

Essential skills and experience

Leadership and management
Leading teaching and learning
Managing the organisation
Securing accountability
Child protection

About Smith's Wood Primary Academy

Smith's Wood Primary Academy

Burton's Way, Birmingham, West Midlands, B36 0SZ
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