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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    17 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    20 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Assistant headteacher

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Leadership Group L12 - L17

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a talented colleague to join our established Leadership Team, working passionately towards our vision for sustained excellence.

This post provides the ideal opportunity for an excellent leader, with ambition and talent, to seek further promotion. As the successful candidate you will make a major contribution to further improvement to our excellent school culture; in return, we will provide you with proactive support and professional development as a school leader. We welcome applications from candidates with experience leading curriculum areas or pastoral teams.

Bartholomew School is a highly successful, oversubscribed school situated in the heart of rural, West Oxfordshire. Rated outstanding by Ofsted in 2013, the school has continued to grow and flourish. It is a dynamic, vibrant community of over 1300 students, including a large Sixth Form.

Key Responsibilities of the Assistant Headteacher for Behaviour & Culture:

  • Delivery and further development of an excellent school culture inside and outside lessons
  • Delivery and further development of the school behaviour systems

The successful candidate will:

  • have high level leadership skills and strategic vision, delighting in challenge
  • be a creative, strategic thinker who works well as part of a collaborative team
  • be able to lead, develop, motivate and inspire others to raise standards
  • have a commitment to inclusion and maximising every child’s achievement
  • be an excellent communicator and have a desire to innovate

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

  • highly supportive, talented and committed students, staff and governors
  • high standards of achievement and excellent value added at all key stages
  • a caring and inclusive school that nurtures the development of all
  • professional development and support for further career progression

Commitment to safeguarding

Bartholomew School and the EPA is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This position is subject to appropriate vetting procedures including a criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB) which will require you to disclose details of all unspent and unfiltered spent reprimands, formal warnings, cautions and convictions as part of the recruitment process.

Due to Safer Recruitment in Schools, we seek references before short listing takes place, to allow adequate time for the return of references.

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About Bartholomew School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1363 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01865 881430

Arranging a visit to Bartholomew School

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

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