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Assistant Headteacher - Teaching and Learning - East Bergholt High School

Leadership range 11 - 15

Required from January 2022

At East Bergholt High School, we aim to inspire every student, regardless of background or need, to be the best they can be. We want all of our students to make outstanding academic progress, and to develop the strength of character to be happy and successful in their lives. We want our students to be well equipped to flourish in an ever-changing world, and be well prepared for the jobs of the future. Conducting themselves with kindness and positivity, they will be able to make a difference as truly global citizens.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, experienced and innovative individual who will drive forward teaching and learning across the school to ensure our young people benefit from the highest quality teaching to enable them to be the best they can be.

This is a fantastic and rare opportunity to join a dynamic, supportive and committed senior leadership team at a transformational time in the school.

If you share our vision and truly believe that: “Our young people have only one chance at their education. We have to make it count!”, we will welcome your application.

East Bergholt High School is an oversubscribed, 11-16, mixed comprehensive set in beautiful "Constable Country" on the Essex/Suffolk border.  We are within 15 minutes’ drive of both Ipswich and Colchester and 30 minutes from Witham. 

For an informal discussion about the post, or to arrange a visit prior to application, please contact the Headteacher’s PA Miss Kylie Sayer by emailing: enquiries@ebhigh.org.uk. or phoning 01206 298200 

Job Description

Person Specification

Letter from the Headteacher

Application Form

Guidance Notes

SSLT information for candidates

Closing date:  9.00am Thursday 30 September 2021 

Interview Date:  Thursday 7 & Friday 8 October 2021

East Bergholt High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to provide references, undergo employment checks and an enhanced disclosure via the DBS