We are seeking, for Easter 2013, an exceptional and inspirational deputy head teacher with the vision and determination to help us become an outstanding school, to work alongside the leadership team.
With a proven track record of making things happen, you should have experience of successful educational leadership, be an excellent, committed teacher who can support the development of high quality teaching and learning.
We are looking for someone who:
- Has the ability to motivate and build successful teams
- Is highly energetic, resilient and with infectious enthusiasm
- Understands leadership and has a committed approach in pursuing high academic standards
- Has excellent communication skills and the ability to lead and support the development of colleagues in whole school improvement
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and therefore expect all our staff to share this commitment.
Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, candidates will be required to undertake a Criminal Record Check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided.
Highfields is a good school, with an outstanding sixth form. Staff and students work well together, with a shared vision of excellence. www.highfields.derbyshire.sch.uk
Please apply online at jobs.derbyshire.gov.uk quoting reference number DCC/12/4634A or by calling 08456 058058 to request an application pack.
Closing date: 6 January 2013
Interviews: 6 and 7 February 2013