Deputy Headteacher Isebrook SEN Cognition & Learning College, Kettering, Northamptonshire

Job description

Are you an experienced leader, innovator and practitioner who has had a demonstrable impact on learning and sees the needs of the individual as a priority?

We are seeking to recruit an enthusiastic and motivated leader who will lead a team of committed professionals.

The successful candidate will have expertise in the leading of learning of students with a broad range of learning needs and significant experience in the leading of teaching to maximise opportunities for all.

The above position offers an exciting, challenging and rewarding opportunity to be part of the continuing development of our special school which currently caters for 203 fantastic students aged 11-18 who have a wide range of learning needs including SLD, MLD and complex learning difficulties; with additional needs such ASD and SLCN. A number of students also have associated social emotional and mental health needs.

Creating Tomorrow Academies Trust are committed to the welfare of everyone and you will have a proven record of developing others as well as fostering excellent relationships with stakeholders and leading effective collaboration.
Visits are welcome by prior arrangement with the Headteacher. If you have an unwavering commitment to safeguarding young people, high levels of personal resilience and thrive on challenge, then we want to hear from you.

Essential educational requirements

Further qualification in a related area e.g. MEd, MA, MBA
National Professional Qualification of Headship (NPQH)

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

At least 3 years senior leadership experience in a special needs provision.
Experience of working with students with a range of type and degree of SEN.
Successful teaching experience within a special needs setting.
Experience of supporting students with social and emotional difficulties.
Experience of being a Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead.

Employee benefits

Wellbeing package


About Isebrook SEN Cognition & Learning College

Address
Eastleigh Road, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15 6PT
Phase
Not Applicable
Type
Academy
Website
Isebrook SEN Cognition & Learning College website (opens in a new window)