Deputy Headteacher (Inclusion and Standards) Longdendale High School, Hyde, Cheshire

Job description

This is a genuinely exciting opportunity to join the AspirePlus Educational Trust. Required from January 2020, we are looking to appoint an exceptional Deputy Headteacher at Longdendale High School. The role represents an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and committed leader to develop their career by taking on a key senior leadership responsibility. The successful applicant will have responsibility for the strategic direction and management of all inclusion and pastoral structures and systems across the school as well as leading on whole school standards in all areas.

As an inspirational leader and teacher, your key responsibility will be to provide strategic leadership and direction, which secures striking impact on standards, provision and outcomes for students in our school. You will be part of a highly committed team of professionals who are passionate about raising standards and who are determined to further develop teaching and improve learning outcomes and overall provision for all students. The Deputy Headteacher will contribute significantly to driving school improvement by implementing and leading on high quality provision that leads to positive outcomes for students. This role will allow you to develop your own career in an innovative, challenging yet highly supportive educational trust. We will invest in you and provide you with the best resourcing and a personal programme of professional development.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate Degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Significant successful teaching experience.
Significant Leadership and Management experience in a secondary school at a senior level.
Experience of leading a successful whole school initiative
Evidence of work which has led directly to positive outcomes for learners at whole school level
Be an excellent classroom practitioner

Employee benefits

As an employee working within an AspirePlus Trust school, you will receive:

Access to a wide range of collaborative support and expertise
Access to a wide range of school-to-school CPD opportunities
Access to secondments and development opportunities
Access to advice and guidance to develop as an outstanding practitioner

You will work within an organisation that:

Encourages and promotes good and outstanding teaching
Upholds fairness and equal opportunity practices
Has consistent and robust appraisal and performance management systems
Works hard to develop and encourage resilience and well-being for staff

About Longdendale High School

Spring Street, Hyde, Cheshire, SK14 8LW
Longdendale High School website (opens in a new window)