Assistant Headteacher

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
01/10/2021 12:00
£42,195 - £46,566
Hours per week:
Full time
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Hild’s College CE Aided Primary School
Number of posts:
Closing date:
1 Oct
Further Information

Assistant Headteacher Required from 1st January 2022
Leadership Scale range L1 to L5 £42,195 - £46,566

The Governors are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, experienced and excellent teacher and an ambitious leader who is committed to raising attainment and supporting our children to be the best they can be. As a leader of our school, you must be passionate about providing the very best opportunities for all our children and staff.
This is an exciting opportunity to join our much improved and wonderful school under the direction of an experienced and successful existing Senior Leadership Team.

The successful candidate will:

• have proven leadership skills in order to take a leading role in the vision for St Hild’s to be an outstanding place of teaching and learning.

• be an outstanding classroom practitioner with extensive primary experience.

• show commitment to the overall Christian vision, values and ethos of the school, showing warmth, care and commitment to our learning community where we encourage everyone to ‘Shine Bright’ as St Hild did herself.

• have excellent communication skills with the ability to establish positive relationships with staff, children, parents, governors and the community.

• be given dedicated leadership time to allow you to fulfil your leadership and management responsibilities which will include the leadership of English across the school.

St Hild’s offers:

• Enthusiastic, happy and confident children, who are proud of their school.

• A creative, enthusiastic, dedicated and friendly staff team committed to school improvement.

• A strong commitment to continual personalised professional development.

• A family orientated, caring and supportive ethos.

A committed and supportive Governing Body.

Where our roles are customer facing and you are required to speak to members of the public, the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post. As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.

This post is not open to job share.

Visits to the school are encouraged and warmly welcomed. Please contact the school office to arrange a convenient time via sthilds@durhamlearning.net or 0191 384 7451

We look forward to meeting you.

Mrs Alex Ryder – Headteacher

Closing date: 12 noon on Friday 1st October 2021
Interview date: Thursday 14th October 2021

St Hild’s College CE Aided Primary School
Renny’s Lane,

Tel: 0191 3847451
Email: sthilds@durhamlearning.net
Website: https://www.st-hilds.durham.sch.uk/