Primary Assistant Head Teacher

Assistant Headteacher - Redbridge, North East London

Ref: 5747Friday 7 June 2024

UPS with TLR and SEN point

Parker Smith Inclusion is delighted to partner with a Primary Complex Needs School seeking two dedicated Assistant Heads to join their team. This is a fantastic temp-to-perm opportunity starting in September 2024, working 5 days a week during term time only.

Role Overview:

Position: Assistant Head
Start Date: September 2024
Contract: Temp-to-Perm
Working Days: 5 days a week, term time only
Pay: UPS 3 with TLR and SEN point
Teaching Commitment: Minimum 50%


Key Responsibilities:

  • Deliver high-quality teaching for at least 50% of your time
  • Lead on safeguarding within the school, ensuring all policies and practices are up to date and effective
  • Develop and enhance the school’s curriculum to meet the diverse needs of the students
  • Mentor and support teaching staff, fostering a collaborative and inclusive environment


Candidate Profile:

  • Proven experience in a leadership role within an educational setting
  • Strong background in working with students with complex needs
  • Excellent teaching and classroom management skills
  • Commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children
  • Ability to inspire and mentor staff


Why Join Us? This is a unique opportunity to make a significant impact in a school dedicated to supporting students with complex needs. You will be part of a supportive and dynamic team, committed to providing the best educational experience for all students.


If you are passionate about making a difference and meet the above criteria, we would love to hear from you.

How to Apply: Please submit your CV and a cover letter detailing your experience and suitability for the role to


If you are not contacted within 5 working days, unfortunately, you have been unsuccessful for this role. However, we will keep your CV and you are welcome to contact us to discuss your SEND career development.

Parker Smith Inclusion is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. We will help you with this.

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