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Would you like to be part of a team transforming the lives of vulnerable young people?

Do you share our vision of achieving the best possible academic outcomes for all?

At Sky, we are looking for individuals with the enthusiasm and tenacity to work in a challenging but highly rewarding environment as well as having the highest professional standards and a passion for excellence in support of our young people. 

We currently have the following vacancy:

Deputy Headteacher

Salary: Leadership Scale L11 – L19  
Are you a leader that feels education is more than chasing exam outcomes?  Would you like to put your leadership skills to better use, for a higher purpose.  Would you like to make a difference to the lives of the most vulnerable in the education system?
Do you have the energy, enthusiasm and experience to lead Teaching and Learning in a rapidly expanding and developing school?
Are you ready for a challenge that will develop you as a leader; in which you will have the support of a highly ambitious leadership team and enjoy the privilege of working with the most amazing young people from across Somerset.
Do you have what it takes to nurture our amazing staff team, to support the continued development of the quality of our provision and improve the life chances of the young people we serve?
If this sounds like you then there is an exciting opportunity for you at Sky College in Taunton, Somerset.
The closing date for applications is Friday 09th October 2020 at 3pm. 
Interviews will be held w/c 19 October 2020 and will be both virtually and on site where possible.

How to apply:

Please email applications to

or for an informal discussion contact Emma Mottram (Business Manager) on 01823 275569.  For an application form please use the links provided in the menu on the left.

General Guidance

All of our vacancies are displayed on the website, we therefore do not accept speculative applications

We do not accept CVs or late applications

To apply for the positions shown you can either email or post a completed application form to the college

Because of the large volume of applications we receive, it may not be possible to reply to unsuccessful applicants.

If you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date please assume you have not been successful in securing an interview on this occasion.

However, please do not let this dissuade you from applying for future vacancies should they arise.

Please Note: Sky College is committed to Safeguarding and the welfare of its students. All staff are expected to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure with the Disclosure and Barring Service.  Click here for our Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy.

CVs are not an accepted method of application, but may be included with the application form.

Are you interested in becoming a parent governor?

We are looking for parents to join our governing body. Your input on issues such as finance, site management and curriculum development will help to influence and improve school performance. Free training is available to develop skills and boost self-confidence.

Interested? Contact us on 01823 275569 or at

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