Assistant Head

Brightlingsea Primary School and Nursery, Colchester, Essex


Job details

Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Lead Practitioners range 5 to Lead Practitioners range 9, £45,319 to £50,026

Job summary

Due to expansion of our leadership team, an exciting opportunity has arisen for an aspiring future leader and outstanding class teacher to join the SLT of our large primary school and nursery. This position ideally starts in summer term 2020, but an autumn term start may be considered for the right candidate.
Brightlingsea Primary School and Nursery aims to be an inclusive school that enables every child to reach their full potential and overcome barriers to learning. We are a community school with a three form intake, and believe in working in partnership with children’s families, other agencies and local schools.
This is primarily a class teaching role, with dedicated management time to support the successful candidate in fulfilling the role. Additional responsibilities include phase leadership and staff professional development.
You will join an experienced and supportive extended leadership team of Head teacher, Deputy Head teacher and subject Hub leaders.

Essential educational requirements

Maths and English GCSE or equivalent
Undergraduate degree or equivalent
Teacher training

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Experience of primary teaching.
Evidence of a leadership role (this could be subject leadership or middle leadership).

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Primary
School size 746 pupils enrolled
Age range 2 to 11
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School website Brightlingsea Primary School and Nursery website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Brightlingsea Primary School and Nursery

School location

Eastern Road, Colchester, Essex, CO7 0HU