Deputy Manager

Job Reference: VAC-11375_1529317173
Salary: Up to £40000 per annum
Salary per: Annum
Job Duration: Permanent
Job Start Date: ASAP

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, self-motivated and experienced Deputy Head to work in an SEMH school with children aged 8-18.
As the deputy you will work in close liaison with The Head of School to assist in the education and operational performance of the school, ensuring compliance with Ofsted and ISS standards, quality indicators and inspection report recommendations. The successful candidate will ensure all legislative and regulatory requirements are fully met and monitored and that learning strategies in place are relevant and best meet the needs of our learners.
You will be involved, with the Head of School, in developing the School Development Plan, then taking a strategic role in implementing and taking responsibility for the initiatives identified.
You will be focusing on specific strategic focuses within the school:
– Teaching, Learning and Curriculum
– Personal Development, Behaviour, Nurture and Therapy


” Be a fully qualified teacher ideally with some experience of working with young people with social, emotional and mental health needs.
” Have a proven record of developing strategies for improving progress and achievement across the school.
” Have an understanding of the current legislation and statutory regulations relating to educational and care.
” Have detailed knowledge of the National Curriculum.
” Be passionate, enthusiastic and self-motivated.
” Be able to demonstrate excellent skills in planning and reporting across the curriculum for children aged 8-18 years old.
” Have excellent interpersonal skills
” Be highly organised and adaptable
” Be committed to working in partnership with parents and outside agencies

For all roles we require a minimum of two references. References provided must cover the last 5 years.
Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.
If you are applying to work within our Children’s Homes we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.

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Each and every candidate we work with is different, and therefore we take the time to get to know you and explore the potential career options that suit you best to ensure that your transition into a new role is both a smooth, stress free and enjoyable experience.

Job Reference: VAC-11375_1529317173

Salary: Up to £40000 per annum

Salary per: Annum

Job Duration: Permanent

Job Start Date: ASAP

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