logo

Deputy Headteacher

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
13/10/2020
Advert End Date:
30/10/2020 12:00
Salary:
£53,760 – £59,280 per annum
Hours per week:
Full time as in accordance with the Teachers' Pay and Conditions Document
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
201089
Employment Location:
Ravenswood Road, Heaton, Newcastle upon Tyne NE6 5TU
Post Number:
ST2040(e)
Closing date:
30 Oct
Further Information

This is a Foundation School which is part of a Trust; the employer will be the Governing Body of the School.

Ravenswood Primary School
Ravenswood Road
Heaton
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE6 5TU.

Required January 2021 or as soon as possible thereafter.

The Governors of Ravenswood Primary School in Newcastle are looking for an outstanding primary teacher to join our excellent staff team and take on the role as Deputy Headteacher. This is a rare and exciting opportunity to join our wonderful school and have a positive impact on its immediate and long term future. The school is looking for someone with experience of all phases of primary education and experience of leadership in a primary school. The post will be a permanent appointment. The successful candidate will need to be able to build strong and supportive working relationships with pupils, staff, governors and parents and nurture a love of learning in our pupils.

Ravenswood Primary School is a community whose purpose is learning. Outstanding relationships are built between all members of the School community and these promote excellent behaviour and educational success. We are a large primary school with a Nursery and three form entry throughout Reception and Key Stages 1 and 2. We have a wonderful diversity of pupils and incredibly supportive parents and carers. We have extensive grounds and a thriving extra-curricular provision.

The school is strongly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful applicant will be required to obtain an enhanced Certificate of Disclosure from the DBS and a range of other recruitment checks.

Application packs can be downloaded from the school website, collected from the school office or requested by contacting alison.west@ravenswood.newcastle.sch.uk

The closing date for applications will be 12 noon, Friday 30th October.

Those candidates who are shortlisted will be informed by Friday 6th November.

Interviews will take place in the week beginning 23rd November.

Shortlisted candidates will be given a tour of the school before the interview day.