Are you an aspiring school leader interested in joining a team that focuses on the happiness and wellbeing of children and staff and the joy of teaching and learning?
Due to the promotion of our previous Deputy Headteacher within our trust, we are seeking a highly motivated, quick thinking, creative leader who is looking for their next challenge to join our friendly and supportive team. This position will suit a person who is passionate about education and leadership; who has excellent organisational skills and thrives on challenge; who has the highest expectations of themselves and our children and is a team player who can motivate and support all members of our school community. Of course they will also be an outstanding teacher who can model excellent teaching and leadership.
In return we offer the opportunity to learn and develop a strong leadership practice in a positive, caring and welcoming environment with happy children who enjoy learning.
This post is an exciting opportunity for anybody ambitious for future leadership roles as we are looking for someone who can successfully deputise for the Headteacher. The post will be class based for 0.6fte weekly. We are part of Medway Anglican Schools Trust who are committed to career progression for all staff.
We welcome you to come and have an informal look round the school so please contact Mrs Jennie Tilley to arrange an appointment or for further information, 01634 230998
Information about the school
St Margaret’s CE Junior School is a three-form entry school situated in the heart of Rainham. We are part of the Medway Anglican Schools Trust with three other schools. We share a building with our paired Infant school. Our reflective garden, large field and playground help stimulate our children to play and learn. We have very close links with our neighbouring church and the Diocese. Our Governing body is hard working and supportive. Staff, governors and parents are keen to ensure that every child achieves their very best and reaches their full potential. Our children are happy, well-mannered and keen to learn.
Our school and all its personnel are committed to recruiting with care and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Closing Date: Wednesday 2nd October at 12 noon
Interviews: Tuesday 8th October
How to apply
A job description and application form are attached below. Please return your completed application form to Mrs Tilley Email: firstname.lastname@example.org