Interim Deputy Head of the Virtual School

Seven Resourcing
Up to £10,000
26 Oct 2020
31 Oct 2020
Contract Type
Part Time
Seven Education are looking for an Interim Deputy Head of Virtual School in Wokingham. This position is initially for a period of 3 months and is paying from £31.00 - £38.00 per hour (paid to you via an umbrella company).

The role:

To support, and deputise for, the Head Teacher of the Virtual School in ensuring the progress and achievement of all c+yp on roll. To support effective processes and systems of the school including support out to school placements as required. To enable effective c+yp placement success through direct support, training and challenge to the social workers, carers and schools involved. To effectively monitor and manage the Pupil Premium Plus and PLAC grant budgets. To line manage Virtual School staff, such as the PLAC Support Officer.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Be aspirational for the educational attainment, outcomes and experiences for all children and young people (C+YP) in the care of the LA whether placed in or out of borough thus contributing to their positive learning outcomes and destinations.
  • To support and deputise for the Virtual School Head Teacher (VSH).
  • Ensure that all educational needs are met and supported through effective use of the Pupil Premium Plus budget and other Government grants (such as PLAC).
  • Participate and implement effective planning processes through PEP systems.
  • Contribute to the work of the Virtual School Staff team which includes multi-agency working with education settings, carers, outside agencies and social care professionals.

Applicant Requirements:
  • Qualifications: PGCE.
  • Experience: 1+ year of experience as either a Deputy Headteacher or Headteacher.
  • Compliance: Proof of ability to work and live in the UK. Current DBS check.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 26 - 32 hours p/w.

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