This job expired on 24 November 2023

  • Start date details

    April 2024 or ASAP

  • Closing date

    24 November 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    7 November 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Assistant headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 1 FTE

Contract type


Pay scale

Leadership 1 - 5 (£47,185 to £52,074)

What skills and experience we're looking for

This is an exciting opportunity to take on the role of Assistant Headteacher at Westfield Primary Academy from January 2024. We are looking to appoint an excellent Assistant Headteacher, committed to achieving the best outcomes for our pupils and the best support and development of our staff.

We are looking for an exceptional teacher and leader who is able to inspire confidence and respect from the teams they work with. The successful candidate will be able to deliver and sustain educational excellence in teaching and learning throughout the school and more widely as part of the school’s Senior Leadership Team, through a range of Leadership strategies. Candidates need not be current senior leaders.

The successful candidate will join a strong, friendly and supportive senior leadership team and will have opportunities to shape the partnership working between Westfield Primary Academy and Samuel Ward Academy as we work together to offer an exceptional educational experience from early years to A-Level.

What the school offers its staff

In return we will offer:

  • Bespoke teacher development programmes supported by our Teaching School Hub
  • Excellent career development opportunities across our trust network including secondments to other trust schools 
  • Access to excellent senior leadership training 
  • Support from an experienced and nurturing school improvement team
  • On-hand expertise from our dedicated network education and operations teams who are ready to support you and your school   
  • Evidence informed research opportunities via our Research School and programmes to reduce teacher workload including the development of the CUSP curriculum and other programmes the staff within our schools benefit from
  • Highly competitive remuneration 
  • Influence across network-wide issues through our leadership meetings and regional collaboration networks 

Commitment to safeguarding

Unity Schools Partnership is committed to safer recruitment, equal opportunities, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required.

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About Westfield Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
442 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
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Arranging a visit to Westfield Primary Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email headteacher@westfieldprimaryacademy.co.uk.

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