The LIBRA School is dedicated to the care and education of 45 children (aged 5–18) with special educational needs specifically social, emotional and behavioural.
We have a rare and exciting opportunity for a new Head Teacher to lead our team. This is a challenging but extremely rewarding role, with the core purpose of providing professional leadership and management to the education team within the Libra school under the guidance of the Principal. You will be providing and promoting a secure foundation from which to maintain high standards in all areas of the school’s work whilst ensuring an outstanding quality of education by effectively managing teaching and learning and using personalised learning to realise the potential of all children. You will maintain a culture that promotes excellence, equality and high expectations of all children and be one of the schools Designated Safeguarding Leads. You will have the full support and direction from the Principal who has 20 years of experience within Libra, allowing you to flourish within the role, and you will also have access to the extensive knowledge and experience of a wider SMT and the Directors.
Libra is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including reference checks with past employers. This post is identified as being within the scope of Regulated Activity and requires a cleared Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Agency. As such all previous criminal convictions deemed to be expired under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act are required to be declared, this may not negate the applicant from being appointed.
For a lot more information, application form and job description please refer to our website: App Pack
- OrganisationOther Organisations
- Work LocationNorth Devon
- Work Postcode
- Occupational GroupSchool Leadership
- Salary Details
£42,000 - £55,000 per annum FTE (dependent upon qualifications and experience)
- Job TermPermanent
- Appointment TypeFull TimeTerm Time
- Closing Date
- DBS Check Required