DEPUTY HEAD OF SCHOOL
ROYAL SCHOOL FOR THE BLIND CHARITY, LIVERPOOL
DEPUTY HEAD OF SCHOOL
SALARY: LEADERSHIP SPINE L8 - L11
LOCATION: Church Road North, Wavertree, Liverpool, L15 6TQ
CONTRACT BASIS: FULL TIME, PERMANENT
START DATE: 1st SEPTEMBER 2021
The Royal School for the Blind Charity, Liverpool is an incorporated registered charity providing education for children aged 2 to 19 years who have visual impairment and other complex needs (MDVI). Currently there are 87 pupils on roll.
The Trustees’ seek to appoint an inspirational Deputy Head of School whose contribution will enhance the School's outstanding reputation in education, (Ofsted 2017) and care (Ofsted 2019). Suitable candidates will have Deputy Head Teacher, Assistant Head Teacher or similar experience and have achieved an appropriate specialist SEND qualification. Suitable candidates will have an enthusiastic outlook, exceptional leadership qualities and a passion for delivering outstanding care and education for all children.
For further details please download the information or request an application pack by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Due to Covid restrictions, the Charity is somewhat limited on its ability to facilitate a visit, particularly during the school day, but do strongly encourage candidates to organise a visit. Candidates shortlisted will be offered a tour of the School and Charity campus on an agreed date before their interview. Interviews will be carried out in a Covid safe manner and will adhere to the Government guidance. It is our intention to spread interviews out across two to three days to facilitate social distancing. Suitable face coverings will also be worn by all those involved in the process.
Safeguarding: The Charity considers safeguarding as its highest priority and fosters an active safeguarding culture. The post will be subject to a range of pre-employment checks, including an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.
Closing date: Wednesday 12th May 2021, 5pm
Shortlisting date: Monday 17th May 2021.
Reference Collection: w/c 17th May 2021
Interview dates: w/c 24th May 2021
Applications are welcome from those with enthusiasm and commitment.
For further information about us please visit our website www.rsblind.org and www.rushtonfutures.com
Please note CVs are not accepted. All applicants are strongly advised to visit the School prior to submitting an application.
Return applications via email or post as follows:
Karen Bibby: Head of Finance & Administration, The Royal School for the Blind Charity Liverpool, Church Road North, Wavertree, Liverpool L15 6TQ.