Assistant Headteacher

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About the role

Robert Barclay Academy - Hoddesdon 


Salary – Leadership Pay Scale 12-16 

Inclusive of Fringe Allowance and up to £1500 for relocation

Full Time

Start date: September 2019

The Governors wish to seek and appoint an ambitious leader with the vision and expertise to work as part of the Senior Leadership Team to move the school to ‘outstanding’ within the next five years.  We are seeking a leader with energy, enthusiasm and character to enthuse staff and students through the next stages of the school’s development. This post has become available due to the successful promotion of one of the existing members of the senior team to Deputy Headship. The successful candidate will lead, manage and develop the pastoral work of the school.

Robert Barclay Academy is a new 11-18 mixed comprehensive with approximately just under 600 students, including 80 students in the Sixth Form.  Staff are committed to providing a stimulating curriculum for all students as well as a large number of extra curricular activities.  RBA offers excellent support and a professional development programme for all staff.

We would be delighted to show you around our school. Please contact Debbie Woolner, PA to the Headteacher, to arrange an appointment (01992 410800). A full application pack is attached. RBA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date for applications: 9am Monday 25th February 2019
Date of Interview: Monday 4th and Tuesday 5th March 2019

We reserve the right to make an appointment before the closing date, so early applications are encouraged.

Scholars’ Education Trust is an equal opportunities employer. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. 

Contact details

Louisa Castro-Gavino , Admin Assistant
Cock Lane Hoddeson
Hertfordshire EN11 8JY

Telephone: 01992 410800