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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    17 May 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    14 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Assistant headteacher

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Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours per week, full time

Contract type


Pay scale

L4-8 (£50,807 - £56,082 per annum)

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Arthur Terry Learning Partnership is seeking to appoint an Assistant Headteacher at The Bridge Academy Primary. The Bridge Academy is an all through (5-16 years) short stay school based across two sites in Lichfield (secondary) and Rugeley (primary).

The Primary site offers alternative provision across two classrooms, catering for pupils who are struggling to successfully access learning in their mainstream school.The school offers a modified curriculum with maximum group sizes of 7 pupils.

The Assistant Headteacher will lead and manage the primary school, with support from the Headteacher who oversees both school sites. Working as part of the leadership team, the Assistant Headteacher will be the Designated Safeguarding Lead, taking responsibility for safeguarding and child protection for the primary school.

Our provision is for some of the most disadvantaged and vulnerable pupils in the area so it is important to get someone who is driven by ensuring progression for all, through exceptional teaching, learning and assessment. The successful applicant will be an outstanding leader with experience of either mainstream or special educational needs and have the drive, energy and ambition to inspire students and staff.

If you are looking for a new and rewarding challenge in alternative education provision and are committed to making a difference, then we look forward to hearing from you!

To apply, please complete an online application form via our website. Completed applications should include a supporting statement outlining how meet the criteria set out in the person specification

To arrange an informal chat about the role or a visit to the school, please contact James Morris, Headteacher, via email james.morris@bridge.staffs.sch.uk

Closing date: Friday 17th May 2024 at 9.00am

Interview dates: week commencing 20th May 2024

What the school offers its staff

  • Professional development is key to our ongoing success, so we invest in your development through training, mentoring and progression opportunities.
  • The opportunity to join our team of leading education experts and propel your career to the next level
  • A competitive salary
  • An Employee Assistance Programme and employee benefits package
  • Competitive pension scheme (Teachers’ Pension Scheme)
  • Professional Development & Wellbeing Days

Further details about the role

Salary: L4-8 (£50,807 - £56,082 per annum)

Hours: Full time, permanent

Location: The Bridge Academy Primary, School Road, Rugeley, WS15 2PD

Start Date: Required for September 2024

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About The Bridge Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 16
School size
No information available
Age range
4 to 16

Arranging a visit to The Bridge Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@atlp.org.uk.

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