Assistant Headteacher

Assistant Headteacher with responsibility for Target setting, Assessment and Recording and Intervention Lead.                                                                                                     

Required for September 2018

Leadership Group Salary Band 12 - 16

The Appleton School is seeking to make a key appointment of a member of staff to join the Senior Leadership team.

Appleton is an over-subscribed school that has been judged as an Outstanding school by OFSTED in its last two inspections

Successful applicants will:

  • Have a track record of effective middle or senior leadership experience
  • Be able to think and act strategically
  • Motivate staff and build a team committed to excellence
  • Have an in-depth understanding of the 11-19 curriculum particularly vocational education and be able to handle data confidently, facilitating intervention which will bring about improvement
  • Through their dynamic and inspirational leadership, be able to build even further the reputation of the school with students, parents and the wider community
  • Have high expectations of student's achievement, behaviour and wider participation in the life of the school
  • Be a ‘self-starter'

A key area of responsibility for this post will be Target setting, Assessment and Recording and Intervention Lead. The successful candidate will also lead on vocational education and line manage a year group.

An application form and pack is available from the school by e-mailing Julia Binstead, Personnel Manager on


Closing date:            Monday 26th February 2018