Interim Deputy Virtual School Head

Interim Deputy Virtual Schools Head required for this central London council to have lead responsibility for duties relating to the education needs, provision and outcomes for children in care and care leavers and to:

  • provide the vision and the professional leadership to manage the Virtual School and continue to develop the service in order to raise standards of achievement for children in care and care leavers
  • lead, support and challenge professionals to secure the best possible educational provision and outcomes for children in care and care leavers
  • work with schools, education providers and other professionals to ensure that additional support and resources for children in care and care leavers is used effectively and efficiently in line with departmental priorities

Key skills and experience:

  • Qualified Teacher Status and honours Degree or equivalent
  • Management Qualification preferred
  • Experience of/working knowledge of working with children in care
  • Substantial current or previous senior level experience of supporting vulnerable children inan educational settings
  • Experience of managing a team

If you are interested in this role, please email contactus@bamberry.co.uk, or upload your CV here and we will call you back to discuss.