14 days remaining to apply

  • Application deadline

    1 October 2021 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    13 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Leadership
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Working pattern
Full-time
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
Starting salary per year - NJC Equivalent or Leadership Pay Spine L1 £42,402 depending on candidate and experience.

Job summary

The successful candidate will be a senior leader with responsibility for Safeguarding across the school to support the Mental Health and wellbeing of pupils and staff. The post holder is required to fully support the vision, ethos and policies of the school and will support the Strategic Development of the school.

All staff within the school are expected to make a valuable contribution. The post holder will:

Contribute to the development of the School Improvement Plan, monitoring its progress and effectiveness

Develop and implement policies which reflects the school’s commitment to accelerated pupil progress and aspirational relevant outcomes which are consistent with national strategies and policies

Actively participate in whole school self-evaluation and school improvement planning

Manage the health, safety and welfare of all pupils and staff

Contribute to Governors’ meetings on any relevant issue when appropriate

Undertake any other duties of a similar level and responsibility as may be required from time to time

Applying for the job

Please apply using our application form, CVs will not be accepted, which can be found on our school website www.chiltern.beds.sch.uk or by emailing recruitment@chiltern.beds.sch.uk

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Special school, ages 3 to 19
Education phase
School size
247 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 19

About The Chiltern School

The Chiltern School is a coeducational special school located over two sites in Dunstable and Houghton Regis in Bedfordshire, England. The school accepts pupils from all over the Central Bedfordshire area.

School location

Parkside Drive, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU5 5PX

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