Deputy Head Teacher
Salary L10 – L13
Do you want to work in a school where children are at the centre of everything that happens? Do you want to work with a team who support and care about each other? Do you want to work in a school where your workload is taken seriously? If so, come and meet our team at Westglade Primary School.
The Governors of Westglade Primary and Nursery School wish to appoint an ambitious, caring, innovative and hardworking Deputy Head Teacher to run the school alongside the Head Teacher. This role will suit someone looking to progress in their career and potentially move on to headship.
The school has a strong governing body, an excellent staff team, amazing children that are keen to learn and supportive parents. Visitors to school always comment on the warm and caring environment that our staff have created. As well as academic excellence we want our children to have fun, develop strong values and feel cared for and unique.
We are looking to appoint a Deputy Head Teacher who is dynamic, innovative and forward thinking. Someone who is passionate and excited about the opportunity to help lead our school and is committed to ensuring the best possible outcomes for all our students. This is a fantastic opportunity if you really want to spend your days with children who will appreciate everything you do for them and reward you by achieving great things.
The role initially does not involve a class responsibility but this can be adapted if a successful applicant feels passionate about maintaining their teaching role. Key Responsibilities include:
• Pupil Premium and COVID recovery
• Managing assessment
• Running the school in the Head Teacher’s absence
Westglade Primary and Nursery School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Closing date: Thursday 23rd September 2021 at 12noon.
Interview date: 30th September 2021
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and prospective candidates should contact the school to make the arrangements.
Westglade Primary school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Scheme (DBS).