Havering Schools Jobs

Deputy Head Teacher

  • Employer: Sanders Draper School
  • Reference: SCH/24/280515
Leadership L18-22
Sanders Draper
Closing on 20/05/2024 at 09:00
Enhanced DBS Check
Permanent | Full Time
Full Time hours per week.

Sanders Draper School

part of the Success for All Educational Trust

Suttons Lane, Hornchurch, RM12 6RT

Tel: 01708 443068

Email: enquiries@sandersschool.org.uk

Website: sandersscdhool.org.uk

Twitter: @Sanders_Draper

Headteacher: Mr Stuart Brooks BSc (Hons)


Deputy Head Teacher

Salary: Leadership 18-22 (Outer London) 

Start Date: Required for September 2024 start 


We seek to appoint an outstanding leader to join the SLT and help the school in its ongoing journey. The successful applicant will be instrumental in their strategic leadership and play their part in contributing towards the continued development of the school, our staff and of course the best outcomes for our students.

About Us: Sanders Draper is a thriving and highly ambitious secondary school which is oversubscribed and has students in years 7-11. With a proud rich history and traditions, our school sits at the heart of the community. We are an Ofsted-rated Good school with a passionate and caring staff body. As part of a local Trust, we prioritise creating a safe and nurturing environment where students feel valued and supported.

Overview: We seek a dedicated Deputy Head Teacher to join our team, with specific responsibilities to be agreed based on their expertise and the needs of the school. As a key member of our leadership team, you will play a crucial role in maintaining our school's calm and orderly environment while ensuring the safety and well-being of both students and staff.

Benefits of Joining Sanders Draper:

Competitive salary range of Leadership 18-22 (outer London),

Opportunity to work in a school with a strong community ethos and supportive staff body,

Be part of a school with a rich history and traditions, rooted in the local community,

Work in a nurturing environment where staff have high expectations for student success,

Contribute to an ambitious curriculum that focuses on building a deep body of knowledge in all subjects

Join Us:

If you are a dedicated educational leader with a passion for student well-being and academic success, we invite you to join Sanders Draper Secondary School. Together, we can continue to provide a safe and enriching environment where students thrive and succeed.

For an application pack, informal discussion or to arrange a visit to the school please contact the school on 01708 443068, email vmurphy@sandersschool.org.uk or visit our website www.sandersschool.org.uk. We welcome visits. We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient suitable applications for the role. If you are interested in the role, please submit your application as early as possible.  We do reserve the right to hold interviews earlier if appropriate.


Application Process:  

Closing Date:  20th May 9am

Interviews to be: 23/24th May 

To apply please click the link here

You will be able to find a wealth of further information about the school on our website www.sandersschool.org.uk 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. The Sanders School is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce. Applications are welcome from all sections of the community regardless of gender, gender identity, ethnic origin, disability, age or sexual orientation.



Havering Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The protection of our pupils from abuse is the responsibility of all staff within our schools, superseding any other considerations. Therefore Havering Schools comply with the Department for Education ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ guidance.

It is an offence to apply for a post which involves engaging in regulated activity relevant to children if you are barred from doing so. Please be advised that, again in line with ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’, shortlisted candidates (who wish to accept an invite to interview) will be required to submit, prior to their interview, a self-declaration of their criminal record or information that would make them unsuitable to work with children. Upon submission of this information, online checks may be carried out.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful applicant will be expected to undertake an enhanced DBS disclosure check. Having a criminal record will not necessarily debar you from obtaining a position with the School.

Equal Opportunities

Havering Schools aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all. We are committed to equal opportunities in employment regardless of gender, marital status, race, colour, nationality (including citizenship), ethnic or national origins, disabilities, age, sexual orientation, responsibility for dependants, religious or political affiliation and trade union activities. All matters related to employment are decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need.

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Further information on this vacancy

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