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Deputy Headteacher

Deputy Headteacher

Stepney Park Primary School

Tower Hamlets- London

NOR: 843 

 

Start date: September 2021

Salary Range L16-L20  (Inner London, £69,146-£75,345)

Stepney Park Primary School is a newly established three / four form entry school which opened its doors for the first time in September 2020. 

Stepney Park Primary School, situated in the heart of London’s ethnically and economically diverse East End, is an amalgamation of two already successful neighbouring primary schools: Redlands Primary School and Smithy Street Primary School. 

We are a very well resourced and funded school. Our ICT infrastructure is excellent, all of our children now have a Chromebook,  and we are ready to take on the next challenge of embedding Digital Learning in class when our children return to school. Our new Deputy Headteacher will play a big part in implementing our vision for this.  

Our amazing teaching team has shown incredible resilience and commitment during these challenging Covid and amalgamation  times. The team members work closely together and have made a great start with the implementation  of our very exciting curriculum, both digitally and beyond. 

We passionately believe in Inclusion and have a highly specialised team of professionals working with our SEND children. Our children are welcoming, eager to learn and they display very good behaviour. 

We are also fortunate to have very supportive Governors and engaged parents who are ambitious for their children. 

Please have a look at our website to get  a flavour of our exciting new school. 

Working in Stepney Park Primary School will give you the opportunity to be part of something unique, you will be able to help us shape the future of our brand new school. 

Working here in Tower Hamlets, one of the most successful Local Authorities in the country,  will enable you to benefit from working in close partnership with many other successful schools, through membership with the Teach East London Teaching School Alliance and through the Stepney Partnership.

Our new Deputy Headteacher will be responsible, alongside other leaders,  for the further development and implementation of our new curriculum and our assessment strategy. There is no regular teaching commitment with this role, although you may occasionally be asked to cover a class.

We are looking for someone dynamic and creative, someone who has confidence, a strong vision, a passion for cutting edge curriculum innovation and the ability to inspire and lead others. Experience of leading a range of subjects, across a number of age ranges and in a variety of schools would be an advantage. 

An Application Pack, including an Application Form, a Job Description and a Person Specification is available from the TES website or from the bottom of this page. 

Completed applications should be emailed directly to the school at recruit@stepneypark.towerhamlets.sch.uk

Visits to the school are highly recommended, and are a great way to find out more about the role.  Please contact us by emailing us  at recruit@stepneypark.towerhamlets.sch.uk  or by phoning us  on 0207 884 5225 to arrange an appointment. We are looking forward to meeting you.

Closing date for emailed application forms:12 pm on March 11

Notification of shortlisting: March 12 

Observations and Interviews: March 18 and March 19

Stepney Park Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check and any appointment will be subject to references. 

Class Teacher

Class Teacher 

Stepney Park Primary School

Tower Hamlets- London

NOR: 843 

 

Start date: September 2021 

Salary Range Main Scale or UPS-  Inner London 

 

Stepney Park Primary School is a newly established three and four form entry school which opened its doors for the first time in September 2020. 

We are situated in the heart of London’s ethnically and economically diverse East End and are an amalgamation of two already successful neighbouring primary schools: Redlands Primary School and Smithy Street Primary School. 

We have many fantastic resources, including our own forest, an art studio, a cookery suite and an amazing playground.

Our ICT infrastructure is excellent: we have two ICT suites, all of our children have a Chromebook, all staff have use of a personal iPad and we are ready to take on the next challenge of embedding Digital Learning in classes.

Our curriculum provision is exciting, learning happens in rich contexts and we strive to make best use of all the unique and exciting learning opportunities on our doorstep in London.

We passionately believe in Inclusion and have a highly specialised team of professionals working with our SEND children. Our children are welcoming, eager to learn and they display very good behaviour. 

Our amazing teaching team has shown incredible resilience and commitment during these challenging Covid and amalgamation times. We have a mixture of experienced staff and those new to the profession who all work closely together. They have made a great start with the implementation of our very exciting curriculum, both digitally and beyond. You will work in a year group team alongside at least two or three highly motivated class teachers, alongside supportive senior leaders and will have access to excellent professional development opportunities, including leadership.

Working in Stepney Park Primary School will give you the opportunity to be part of something unique, you will be able to help us shape the future of our brand new school. 

Working here in Tower Hamlets, one of the most successful Local Authorities in the country, will enable you to benefit from working in close partnership with many other successful schools.

We are looking for someone dynamic and creative, someone who has a passion for cutting edge curriculum innovation and a commitment to develop their own practice. 

An application pack is available from the TES website or from the bottom of this page. Completed Stepney Park application forms should be emailed directly to the school at  recruit@stepneypark.towerhamlets.sch.uk

Visits to the school are recommended. Please contact us by emailing us at recruit@stepneypark.towerhamlets.sch.uk  or by phoning us on 0207 884 5225 to arrange an appointment to see the school and to meet the Headteacher or other senior staff. We are looking forward to meeting you.

Closing date for emailed application forms:12 pm on March 17th 

Meetings with the Headteacher: March 15th between 9.00am  and 3.30pm 

Notification of shortlisting: March 18th 

Observations and Interviews: March 25th 

Stepney Park Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check and any appointment will be subject to references.