Queen Mary Avenue Infant and Nursery School is inviting applications from highly motivated senior leaders or exceptionally talented and ambitious middle leaders, to take up the post of Deputy Head, ideally from the 16th April 2018.
Queen Mary Avenue is a large infant and nursery school in Cleethorpes, serving children from age 3 – 8 years. Visitors often comment upon the warm welcome they feel when they come to our school. We pride ourselves on our nurturing and inclusive ethos.
The post holder will work closely with the Headteacher to assist in the effective running of the school. We are looking for a creative individual who has the energy to take on new challenges and continue with our forward momentum. Excellent interpersonal skills and an approachable style, with an ability to lead, inspire, develop and support effective teaching and learning practice across the infant school age range is a must. They will be dedicated, energetic and focussed, with a commitment to high standards.
This is a non-class based position but the successful applicant will be required to provide excellent models of teaching through teaching booster / intervention groups and as part of CPD for others. There are a range of responsibilities attached to the post including; Shared responsibility for Teaching, Learning & Assessment, line management of TAs and leadership of behaviour.
We are proud of our infant school identity. We would warmly welcome any prospective applicants to visit our school and see what we can offer!
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect the same commitment from all staff and volunteers