Vacancies at Westfield School

Deputy Headteacher

required for September 2019

Salary Range:  L4 – L9

£43,034 – £48,687

Full Time, Permanent Contract

Westfield is a popular one-form entry village school, set in the countryside just outside of Hastings.  We believe our role, as educators, is to prepare children to be successful in life.  We aim to create well-rounded, self-motivated individuals who are healthy, confident, happy and achieve the best they can.  We are a good school and we want a teacher who can inspire our children, as well as create an innovative and engaging curriculum that enables everyone to achieve their goals.

As the Deputy Headteacher at Westfield School, along with many other responsibilities, you will have the privilege to influence teaching and learning across the school as well as impact positively on the lives of our children through leading safeguarding.

We can offer you:

  • Friendly, welcoming children and supportive, hard-working staff.
  • Children with a great attitude to learning.
  • Good professional development and opportunities to practice and develop your leadership skills.
  • Opportunities to work alongside teachers from local schools through our alliance, The Learning Together Alliance

The successful candidate will:

  • Be an exemplary practitioner who is committed to playing a key role in leadership and getting the best for our children.
  • Be a creative leader that will inspire and motivate children and adults.
  • Be a person who will embrace all opportunities to ensure our school’s provision is of the highest quality.
  • Be someone with passion and commitment who has high expectations of all children and staff.
  • Inspire our children to be creative and achieve their best

Join the Westfield team and help us to achieve our goal

Inspire, Create, Achieve.

Visits to the school are welcome and strongly recommended.

Please email office@westfield.e-sussex.sch.uk or telephone 01424 751404 to book an appointment.

Closing date: Thursday 2nd May 2019

Visits to shortlisted candidate’s schools: Tuesday 7th May and Wednesday 8th May

Interviews: Thursday 9th May

School Secretary and Lead MDSA

Single Status Grade 6 and Grade 2

REQUIRED AT WESTFIELD SCHOOL

Westfield is a popular one-form entry village school, set in the countryside just outside of Hastings.  We aim to create well-rounded, self-motivated individuals who are healthy, confident, happy and achieve the best they can.  We are a good school and we want a team member who can help the school to be the best it can be.

This is an amazing opportunity for someone with secretary skills or an interest in developing their skills. We are looking to appoint a hardworking, enthusiastic and welcoming person to the team.

The ideal applicant will:

  • Have excellent typing skills.
  • Have experience with Microsoft Office software, Outlook365, Google drive, SIMs and ideally school administration programmes.
  • Be a good communicator both oral and written.
  • Effectively organise and prioritise their workload.
  • Demonstrate initiative and be able to work as part of a team.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION AND AN APPLICATION FORM PLEASE CONTACT THE SCHOOL OFFICE ON

01424 751404 Or office@westfield.e-sussex.sch.uk 

Closing date:  Thursday 2nd May