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Deputy Head Teacher

( £53,154 - £58,429 )
Location: West Drayton, Middlesex

Closing Date: 15/11/2017

Job Description

Deputy Headteacher – JD 08.10.2015

The Skills Hub is a Pupil Referral Unit responsible for the education and reintegration of disaffected young people. The Centre is a successful alternative education provision the success of which is continually improving.  The school became a sponsored academy within The Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust (OHC&AT) family on 1st September 2015.

Our Deputy Head Teacher will need to:

be an outstanding leader, with the commitment to develop The Skills Hub as a centre of excellence for students with emotional and behavioural difficulties
be an exceptional classroom practitioner with the ability to help improve teaching throughout the school
demonstrate the ability to raise pupils’ standards of attainment and progress
have a record of raising standards
have experience in successfully managing change
be committed to working in partnership with parents and carers, other schools, colleges, businesses and other agencies to promote the best possible outcomes for our students
We can offer:

the opportunity to develop skills and experience
staff and Executive Board who are committed and dedicated to success
support and guidance from Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust
Closing Date for applications: 9:00am 15th November

Interviews: 24th November

Please go to www.hillingdontc.org.uk for further details of how to apply

The Skills Hub and Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Person Specification

Deputy Headteacher – PS 08.10.2015

The Skills Hub has been the best thing that has happened to my son; the support and kindness you have all shown him and I, is second to none, no judgment, no prejudice, just pure empathy, understanding and upmost support and for that I am eternally grateful.

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