Deputy Headteacher

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About the role


Required for April/September 2019

Range: L23-27

Due to the retirement of the current post holder we are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and inspirational leader to join our fantastic team at Stanborough.  We have skilled and committed staff, engaging and enthusiastic students and a community of supportive parents and other agencies that work hard to provide the best education for our students.

As a school, we pride ourselves on our inclusive, student focussed approach.  We have very high expectations for all in our community and we work hard to help everyone achieve their potential.

Applicants should be excellent teachers with a desire to play a key role in the future development of the school.  They should have a track record of proven leadership experience and impact.  Given the range of experience in the current Senior Leadership Team, the final responsibilities will be negotiated with the successful candidate.

A visit to the school is encouraged and can be arranged by contacting Sheila Delaney, Headteacher’s PA.

Applications are invited by letter, no more than 2 sides of A4 paper, outlining your suitability for the role, accompanied by an application form, to:

Mrs M John, Headteacher, Stanborough School,

Lemsford Lane, Welwyn Garden City, AL8 6YR

Tel: 01707 321755, Fax: 01707 387701


Closing date: Friday 25th January 2019 at 12 noon

Interviews to be held 5th and 6th February 2019


Stanborough School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects staff to share this commitment.  All post holders are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS).  The following policies are provided on the vacancies section of our website:  Policy for Safeguarding and Safer Recruitment and


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Contact details

Sheila Delaney , Headteacher's PA
Lemsford Lane Welwyn Garden City
Herts. AL8 6YR

Telephone: 01707 321755