Deputy Headteacher

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 22/11/2023 09:00
£52,659 - £58,105
Job Category:
Schools - Leadership
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Shotton Primary School
Number of posts:
Closing date:
22 Nov
Further Information
Deputy Headteacher
L8-L12    £52,659 - £58,105 pay award pending
Required from 15th April 2024

The Governors of Shotton Primary School seek to appoint a committed, experienced and enthusiastic teacher with management experience to the key role of Deputy Head Teacher.
Shotton Primary School is a happy, safe environment for all children and staff, where everyone is respected and valued. 
We treat each other with honesty, fairness and compassion, through effective communication and positive, trusting relationships, with all of our community.
The successful candidate will become an integral strategic member of our dedicated, hardworking Senior Leadership Team, who put the needs of our children at the forefront of their practice. 
The successful candidate will have high expectations and demonstrate a caring attitude towards our children’s academic, social and personal development.
Applicants will need to provide high quality leadership in the academic, pastoral and management fields and be able to show evidence of the successful implementation of change.

Key Responsibilities:
• To work alongside the head teacher to ensure the highest possible standard of education for our children.
• A proportion of the week will involve class teacher responsibility.
• Strategic and management responsibility including subject leadership.
• Ensure effective day to day running of the school.

We welcome visits to our school from prospective applicants.
Please contact the school office to arrange an appointment. Application packs are available and returnable via email from shotton.primary@durhamlearning.net

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and, if successful, you will need to apply for an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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.

The ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.  

Closing date: Wednesday 22nd November 2023 at 9am
Shortlisting: Friday 24th November 2023
Interview date: Friday 8th December 2023

Shotton Primary School
Grange Terrace, 
Shotton Colliery, 
County Durham 

Tel: 0191 526 2006
Email: shotton.primary@durhamlearning.net
Website: http://www.shottonprimary.durham.sch.uk/
Please note
This job is closed for applications.