Assistant Headteacher vacancy

Leadership Scale 8 - 12

Full time, permanent - required for January 2020. 

Are you passionate about supporting pupils who have Special Educational Needs?

Are you looking for a new educational experience in an Outstanding school?

Do you thrive on bringing the curriculum to life with real experiences?

Would you like to work where growth and opportunity are part of the everyday for everyone?

We are seeking to appoint an Assistant Headteacher at this popular and successful, all age special school.  You will be required to provide professional leadership and management for the school in conjunction with the Headteacher and Deputy Headteacher, ensuring success and improvement for the school, high quality education and personalised learning for all its pupils and high standards and achievement in all area of the school’s work.  Hazel Oak is a diverse learning environment, with pupils who have a range of needs.  

We are an Outstanding school, where staff are fully involved in the school’s development and have access to regular training and peer support. Teachers receive group planning time to support the delivery of our exciting, life skills driven curriculum. There is also great scope to take your skills out into the local educational community through outreach work, building home-grown success for all. 

Our vision:  Having fun, discovering our place in the world, building relationships and overcoming challenges. Learning about life beyond the classroom to shape a successful future.

This is your chance to be a part of something special. 

Visits prior to application are welcome. Come and see what you’ve been missing.

Call Ellen Barrett on 0121 744 4162 or email for further details and to arrange a visit.

Further information about the school can be found on our website

Closing date for applications is 12pm on Thursday 17th October 2019. 

Interviews will take place on Thursday 24th October 2019.

AHT Job description & person specification

SMBC Job Application

SMBC Recruitment Monitoring form

Solihull MBC and Hazel Oak School has a responsibility for and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable groups. All employees and volunteers are expected to share this commitment and to obtain the appropriate level of Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS) and where relevant workforce checks and safeguarding checks as appropriate.