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Date Added: Thu 01/06/2023


West Yorkshire, UK
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Job Type: Permanent

Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum


Location: Huddersfield

Specialism: Independent SEND

Salary: £45k - £65k

We are working with in partnership with an independent education and childcare provider to recruit a Headteacher for an SEN school based near Huddersfield.

Our client is looking to recruit an enthusiastic, creative, dynamic, and experienced Senior Leader to lead, inspire, improve, and develop a team of committed education professionals.

As the successful Headteacher, you will be responsible for leading and managing schools that cater for pupils with SEMH and associated challenging behaviours.

You will be responsible for:

  • Supervising, supporting, and developing teaching and leadership staff
  • Have good understanding of independent school standards
  • Quality Assurance and Governance of the school with the objective of improving school performance, including Ofsted rating
  • Ensuring that the school is compliant with statutory regulation and operates in line with relevant Education Acts
  • Ensure that all measures are in place and preparation effectively undertaken to meet regulatory inspections.
  • Provide professional supervision to Teaching staff monthly or more frequently, dependant on requirements.
  • Oversee all matters in relation to safeguarding children within the school, ensuring that all relevant third parties are involved as appropriate and that matters are dealt with in line with company policies and procedures and statutory requirements
  • Take the lead for the School Improvement strategy across by overseeing the work of the teaching staff and, report to the head of education on the performance of the school.
  • To carry out other duties reasonably requested, which fall within the remit of the role and the capabilities of the Head Teacher.

You will be required to have expertise knowledge in SEND, a clear and good understanding of your role and responsibility regarding safeguarding and child protection.

Leader Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all applicants must go through a thorough vetting procedure, including enhanced DBS and reference checks.

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