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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    19 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Assistant headteacher

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Proven record of successful leadership and management experience in a school.
  • • Be inspiring and aspirational, role modelling positivity to the school community.
  • • Be pro-active in exploring and executing ideas that can enable Barlows Primary School to grow from strength to strength.
  • • Must be committed to maintaining high standards of behaviour, attainment and expectations of pupils and staff.
  • • Commitment to the development of children through prioritising children's learning, through working with and learning alongside other professionals. • Commitment and prioritising staff professional and personal development
  • • Can demonstrate a robust, innovative and realistic approach to financial planning
  • • Be able to lead and support in the facilitation of all children attending school
  • • Can understand the needs of the varied demographic of our community.
  • • Can bring innovation and fresh ideas to further improve our school.
  • • Enthused to work collaboratively with our Governing Body

What the school offers its staff

  • A supportive and forward thinking leadership team who champion kindness and inclusion.
  • A strong commitment to your professional development.
  • A supportive environment in which your enthusiasm will be encouraged and nurtured.
  • An inclusive working environment focused on Teaching and Learning and raising standards for all pupils
  • A supportive wider school team
  • A positive environment which values the contribution of all staff

Further details about the role

The children, staff and board of governors are seeking to appoint an exceptional individual who will embrace the challenge, put children at the heart of a clear vision for the future, and will build upon the strong record of progress the school has achieved working in partnership with the senior Leadership Team and Board of Governors. This post, which is to commence from 1st September 2024, is a fantastic opportunity for a self-motivated candidate who is willing to contribute to and continue the positive and nurturing culture of our school. You must be passionate about the wellbeing of our whole community, championing inclusion and kindness in everything you do. Our school believes this is how children can succeed to the best of their abilities.

Commitment to safeguarding

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check and Qualifications check.

Online Search
As part of the shortlisting process we will carry out an online search as part of our due diligence on all shortlisted candidates prior to interview. If you are successfully shortlisted and there is anything you wish to make us aware of, prior to the search being completed, please contact Val Wright via j.applications@barlows.liverpool.sch.uk / 0151 525 2751 prior to interview.

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About Barlows Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
442 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0151 5252751

About the school
Barlows Primary School is a community school situated in the heart of Fazakerley in the city of Liverpool The school has been at the centre of the local community for many years and we pride ourselves on firmly holding the pupils’ best interests at the heart of everything we do. Our aim is to provide high quality learning in an inclusive, nurturing environment for all our pupils. At the end of their learning journey with us, we want our pupils to be well rounded individuals who can thrive in the next stage of their education.
Our ethos promotes development of academic and emotional intelligence in all our pupils, enabling the breaking down of any barriers they may face. Through opening the door to lifelong learning beyond the classroom, we strive to empower each child to achieve to the best of their ability. Displaying the opportunities available later in life supports children to succeed now and in the future. This is evidenced by our last Ofsted inspection (September 2019), ‘The. school supports pupils’ personal development extremely well. Pupils are taught how to keep themselves safe and healthy. They learn the importance of resilience, and this helps them to become confident learners. Pupils also learn the importance of tolerance and respect.’

Arranging a visit to Barlows Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email j.applications@barlows.liverpool.sch.uk.

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