Assistant Head Teacher, Brantwood Specialist School, South Yorkshire

Brantwood Specialist School is a wholly owned subsidiary of Ruskin Mill Trust and offers a unique, holistic and pupil-centred approach to the education and care of 7-19 year olds who have not succeeded in mainstream provision.  The school provides an educational experience based on the National and Steiner Waldorf Curriculum, embedding the RMT practical skills therapeutic educational curriculum with accredited qualifications

Assistant Head Teacher – Teaching and Learning

Grade 12

£37,078 – £38, 564 per annum (dependent on qualifications and experience)

Due to expansion of the school we are looking to recruit a new position of Assistant Head Teacher, based in Sheffield.

As a Senior Leader at the School, your role is to support the head teacher and provide leadership for teaching, learning and assessment.

You will be expected to embrace, articulate and work with the School’s and Ruskin Mill Trust’s objectives, vision, values, purpose and method: ensuring that the Ruskin Mill Trust’s paradigm of biodynamic agriculture, Anthroposophical medicine and Practical Skills Therapeutic Education (PSTE), which is informed by Steiner Education, is maintained, implemented and integrated within the provision of the School.

Leading the teaching and learning and the creation and delivery of a curriculum that braids our PSTE Curriculum, the requirements of the Independent School Standards and nationally recognised qualifications as well as individual therapies to a unique curriculum for a contemporary Steiner School for children with complex needs.

In return we offer significant personal development opportunities and support to work within a holistic organisation that is complex and growing on a national scale, the satisfaction to significantly improve the lives of young people and their families.

Only those with an outstanding commitment to excellence should apply.

Closing date: Friday, 23rd October 2020

Interviews:   Thursday, 29th October 2020

An application pack can be downloaded from our website at or by contacting or 0114 2525992

Brantwood Independent Specialist School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Successful applicants will be required to undergo a DBS Enhanced Disclosure Brantwood Independent Specialist School is committed to becoming an equal opportunities employer.