Deputy Headteacher

Required September 2021 start. £53,000–£55,000 (as an independent school
we are not part of teaching scales).
Full time; permanent.
Closing date: 5pm, Wednesday 30 June 2021

Eton Dorney Therapeutic School is a nurturing and friendly school where each person is valued and respected as an individual. We provide pupils with a broad and balanced education in a calm, safe and understanding setting in order for them to progress and succeed. We restore confidence in pupils in an inspiring learning culture. All of our pupils are provided with opportunities and experiences to be encourage, supported and challenged, as they develop a love of learning. All pupils in the school have complex learning and behavioural needs and all have Education, Health and Care plans that are met through the careful planning and delivery of a broad and balanced curriculum.

The successful candidate will want to embrace all aspects of our therapeutic school life and the school’s core values: “nurturing, kindness, compassion and self-belief”. 

Requirements of the role:

  • Leadership level 2 or above with proven experience as an outstanding teacher preferably with some management experience as well as teaching experience across the age ranges
  • Is able to lead by example, working well with all stakeholders
  • Demonstrates they can model and disseminate high quality teaching and learning across KS2/3/4 curriculum
  • Demonstrates good interpersonal skills and uses these to inspire and lead colleagues
  • Has SEND qualification/experience

Visits to the school are highly recommended and warmly welcomed, please contact the HR team to make arrangements or request an application pack. 

Closing date: 5:00pm, Wednesday 30th June 2021.

Please contact the HR team on 01189 952190 or email for more information.

Eton Dorney Therapeutic Independent School
Lake End Road, Dorney, South Buckinghamshire SL4 6QS
Tel: 01628 667475
Headteacher: Ms Alexandra Walsh

Eton Dorney School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Eton Dorney Therapeutic Independent School

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Eton Dorney Therapeutic Independent School
Lake End Road

Eton Dorney School is a specialist provision in South Buckinghamshire with emphasis on students with needs associated with a diagnosis on the autistic spectrum, moderate learning difficulties, emotional and behavioural difficulties and associated complex needs.

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