The Education Network are assisting one of our partnership schools in their search for a new Head Teacher. The school is a PRU / SEND School based in North Lincolnshire and has an extremely good reputation in the market. The school has a maximum of 75 children although they are not running at capacity at the minute. It has a very high retention rate as the staff are extremely happy and have worked together as a team for a long time.
The position is to start in September, working alongside the current Head Teacher who will be stepping down in December. Experience of SEND Schools at leadership level is essential however our client will look at candidates looking to make the step from Assistant to their first Headship. The person will have an ability to lead and be able to sell the school to its strengths and develop any areas that may need attention. This would be a very good position for someone looking to step up into their first Headship role.
Experience of SEND, Behavioural, Complex needs, Autism and SEMH would be advantageous as would proven ability to lead and manage a team and everything that comes along with this position. Other areas of experience and ability would be:
- Time table planning experience
- Experience of dealing with OFSTED
- Staff Training and development
- Recruitment and retention
- Being up to date with SEND Guidelines
- Able to be a front of house head teacher and able to attract new pupils
The Education Network SEN division is dedicated solely to recruiting and placing teachers across the full SEND spectrum within The Humber and North Yorkshire regions. We offer positions within PRU’s, MLD and SLD Schools, Learning Support Units, Outreach and Intervention Services and Youth Offending Teams. In addition we work closely with individual schools and LEA’s providing a comprehensive 1:1, Home and Hospital Tuition Service.
The Education Networks SEND team have the knowledge, expertise and relationships needed to find you the position you've been looking for. We have excellent, long-standing relationships with our clients and have spent years building their trust, meaning we are exceptionally well-placed to place you.
We are not a company who needs to hit targets for the number of people we interview, we are a company who has pride in the service we provide and in the teachers and support staff we work with. You are more than a number when you are working with us. If we don’t already have the right vacancy to suit your skills set then we will actively work on your behalf to find a suitable role.
Posts are subject to Enhanced Disclosure Procedures and references. The Education Network is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The Education Network Offer:
Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.
The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.
The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.