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L14 – L18 (£68, 749 - £75, 478)

Full Time

We are expanding our leadership team from September 2024 and have an exciting opportunity to apply for a new role as an Assistant Headteacher with responsibility for Personal Development.

The Heathland School is an 11-18 oversubscribed school with over 1800 students on roll and a large (500+) Sixth Form.

At the heart of our ethos is a ‘Commitment to Excellence’. We have always set high standards for achievement in an environment where students demonstrate courtesy, self-discipline and respect for each other.

There is a strong culture of learning across the school, and we are looking to appoint a strong and highly motivated leader with excellent communication skills, as well as vision, imagination, resilience and a commitment to collaboration.

The role of Assistant Headteacher at the Heathland School offers an opportunity to develop your career in a forward thinking and outward looking school.

You must be able to demonstrate:

  • Significant participation and quantifiable impact in a middle leadership role
  • Evidence of continuing professional development
  • The ability to develop high quality teaching and learning
  • That you have the creativity and vision to lead and inspire
  • That you are a confident and positive leader who shares the ambitions of the school.

Informal visits to the school are encouraged and welcomed and will take place the week beginning Monday 15th April. Please contact Mrs Rahana Tickner, Headteacher’s PA or on 020 8572 4411 to make an appointment.

Information about the school and how to apply is available on our website under  The Heathland School - Teaching Staff Vacancies

Closing date: Thursday 25th April 9:00am  

Interviews will take place the week beginning Monday 29th April

Please note references will be taken up in advance. The school is close to good transport links and has ample free parking for staff.   

The Heathland School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, governors and volunteers to share this commitment. This appointment is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.