North Beckton Primary School
Deputy Head Teacher (pastoral inclusion & safeguarding)
Leadership Scale L12 – L16
Permanent full time position, Qualified Teacher Status
North Beckton Primary School is situated to the south of the London Borough of Newham. It is a short distance from Beckton, Docklands Light Railway Station which has links into Stratford, London.
North Beckton Primary School has recently undertaken significant changes which includes the new leadership team of Paul Harris, Advisory Executive Head Teacher, and Alison Helm, Head Teacher.
We are a multi-cultural inclusive school, which promotes a safe, caring, challenging and creative environment. Our aim is to develop independent, responsible pupils who have respect and environmental awareness and who are equipped with the skills needed to contribute positively to their community and be productive global citizens. We have high standards and expectations for ourselves and our pupils who are supported in partnership with parents/carers.
The Staff and Governors are fully committed to providing the best education and opportunities for all pupils and we hope that all parents/carers and the children will fully support the aims and objectives of the school to ensure that time at school is happy, successful and fulfilling. Successful schools are founded on the partnership between staff, parents and pupils.
The role of Primary DHT is a hugely important role for the school as it looks to carry on its development and reach its goal of becoming an Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ School.
All senior leaders at this school retain a class teaching element to their timetable as it is the heads firm belief that the best leaders are those who can lead by example by showing excellent teaching.
Open to an already established Primary DHT or an extremely experienced AHT who has held responsibility across the school; this is a great opportunity for a leader to make their mark in a developing school.
Ongoing professional development including the opportunity to take on leadership training will be made available. Further career progression is assured based on performance.
If you would like to visit the school prior to application please contact Alison Helm, Head Teacher at firstname.lastname@example.org
To view the job description and apply for this position please see below.
Closing date for applications is: 23:59 GMT Thursday 22nd November 2018
Interviews to take place on Tuesday 27th November 2018
North Beckton Primary School and the London Borough of Newham are equal opportunities employers. As a School, we are committed to and champion equality and diversity in all aspects of employment. All employees are expected to understand and promote equality and diversity in the course of their work.
North Beckton Primary School is committed to the Safeguarding of Children and Young people. The successful applicant will be required to undertake a DSB Check.
The School has a strong commitment to achieving equality of opportunity in both services to the community and the employment of people and expects all employees to understand and promote its policies in their work.
How to apply
Please apply online. For technical difficulties, please contact the Support Team. For further information about the role, please contact the school directly.