This job expired on 5 July 2024

  • Start date details

    January 2025 or As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    5 July 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    18 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Deputy headteacher

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

L12-L16 – £61,882-£68,400 (starting point dependent on experience)

What skills and experience we're looking for

The appointed candidate will:

  • have a strong interest in continuing to develop our curriculum to meet the needs of our children
  • have a proven track record of successfully delivering quality first teaching that has secured high standards of learning and progress
  • be able to demonstrate that they have monitored, evaluated and reviewed classroom practice, challenging underperformance and promoting improvement strategies

  • be someone with a thorough understanding of and unwavering commitment to safeguarding

What the school offers its staff

In return, we can offer:

  • the opportunity to work with our happy, talented and engaged children alongside a dedicated, child-focussed staff team
  • a positive and supportive parent community
  • a specialised learning and working environment with a strong focus on equal opportunities
  • a commitment by the headteacher and governing body to your continual professional development

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 Archdale School

School type
Special school, ages 3 to 11
School size
95 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0114 2726165

Situated in the east of Sheffield but serving a city-wide catchment, Archdale is a designated school for children with special educational needs. We deliver a broad and bespoke curriculum for children between the ages of three and eleven with profound and multiple learning difficulties, severe learning difficulties, complex medical needs and autism.

The right candidate will not only have previous experience of working with SEND children (whether in a special or mainstream setting), but ambitious aspirations for all our pupils and the ability to motivate and inspire every child to reach their full potential.

Arranging a visit to Archdale School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email scott@gloverrecruitment.co.uk.

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