Due to the retirement of our remarkable, established deputy, the
Governing Body for The Oaks
Secondary School wishes to appoint a Deputy Headteacher who will be appointed
on the following grade and salary:
This will be primarily a non-teaching
post, although teaching duties may be required from time to time.
The post holder will be a member of the
school’s Senior Leadership Team and will be required to undertake such duties
as may reasonably be directed by the Headteacher in accordance with the current
“School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions” document.
post is based at The Oaks Secondary School which is a generic special school
for pupils who have moderate, severe, or profound and multiple learning
difficulties and/or Autism Spectrum Conditions.
The school has received an outstanding grading from Ofsted in its last
Oaks Secondary School is federated with Evergreen Primary School at Bishop
Auckland and Croft Community School at Annfield Plain and there may be a
requirement to work at these schools.
forms and an information pack are available from and returnable to Sarah
Cochrane, Finance Officer, The Oaks Secondary School, Rock Road, Spennymoor,
DL16 7DB or email firstname.lastname@example.org
applications should be returned to Sarah Cochrane at the above by Friday 28th
April 2023, Interviews will take place on Tuesday 16th May 2023 and
will be conducted by Governors of the Federation.
candidates are encouraged to visit the school prior to interview.
Oaks Secondary School is maintained by Durham County Council which is an Equal
Opportunity Employer. Applications are welcome from applicants from all
sections of the community. Applicants with disabilities will be invited for
interview if the essential job criteria are met.
The Oaks Secondary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are made in accordance with safer recruitment practices and the statutory guidance in Keeping Children Safe in Education. Online checks will be carried out on all shortlisted candidates, and all appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and checks regarding suitability to work with children.
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