This job expired on 25 April 2023 – see similar jobs

  • Closing date

    25 April 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    28 March 2023

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary

£45,414.00 to £50,122.00

Assistant Head Teacher job summary

Abbey Road Primary is a thriving and successful suburban school. Staff and governors are highly ambitious for the school’s long-term success and work hard together to create an environment where pupils’ personal, emotional and academic needs are met.

We are seeking to appoint an Assistant Head Teacher who will help to shape the direction of our school and provide inspirational leadership to our staff and pupils. They must be ambitious and have a strong interest in pastoral care and commitment to inclusive practice.

This is a new role within school and will involve working alongside experienced senior and middle leaders. The successful candidate will have a teaching commitment, to model good practice, and be given senior leadership release time on a weekly basis.

We are looking for a practitioner who:

  • Believes in every child and puts children’s well-being at the heart of all they do.
  • Is a highly skilled teacher with the determination, energy and creativity to make learning memorable and inspiring.
  • Has excellent communication skills and works well in a team, valuing every member of the school community.
  • Works in partnership with parents, colleagues and other stakeholders to make sure all individuals are appropriately supported and challenged.
  • Has experience of leading and managing others.
  • Is solution focused with a 'can do' attitude.
  • Has the enthusiasm and talent to contribute to extra-curricular and community life at our school.
  • Is reflective about their own practice and keen to contribute to their own learning and professional development.

In return we can offer you:

  • Children who are rewarding to teach and who thrive on success, nurture and positive relationships.
  • A dedicated and highly motivated staff team who have a shared commitment to our ‘Take Care, Be Proud’ code.
  • Professional development, collaboration and support through being a partner in Equals Trust.
  • A friendly working environment.
  • Access to employee health and wellbeing services.
  • Weekly leadership release time.


Visits to school are welcomed. Please email head@abbeyroadprimary.co.uk or call 0115 9748055 to arrange a meeting with the headteacher. You can also use these contact details if you have any further questions or would like to discuss any aspect of this position further.

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About Abbey Road Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
430 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

School location

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