11 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    8 January 2024

  • Closing date

    13 October 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 year

Full-time equivalent salary

L1 - L5

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint an Assistant Headteacher from January 2024 initially on a one-year fixed term contract.

The successful candidate will have the ability and experience to further develop teaching and learning across the school.

They will be a dynamic teacher able to coach and mentor colleagues and lead on the continued development of standards.

Successful candidates will also need to demonstrate how they will have a positive impact upon the personal development of pupils.

We require someone who:

  • is an excellent classroom practitioner
  • is ready to progress to the challenges and rewards of a leadership role
  • will work in partnership with the Headteacher and Deputy Head to continue to build on the success of the school
  • has experience of organising, promoting, and evaluating curriculum development
  • is committed to the growth and development of colleagues

What the school offers its staff

We are a school where;

  • standards of learning and behaviour are high
  • pupils enjoy coming to school and they like learning new things
  • there is a clear focus on enabling all pupils to achieve their best
  • the curriculum is ambitious and well-resourced
  • relationships between adults and children are strong, pupils are well cared for and there is a strong sense of community
  • teachers are well supported by leaders

Commitment to safeguarding

We take the safeguarding of our pupils very seriously and there is a strong safeguarding culture in our school. Staff have regular safeguarding training and the safeguarding team meets fortnightly to review all safeguarding, welfare and behavioural concerns.

Applying for the job

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About Donnington Primary School

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

Donnington Primary School is a popular and successful one form entry primary school with a part time Nursery and an attached Playgroup. Our children and families come from a diversity of backgrounds and we benefit from an established teaching body and supportive parents. We are proud of our achievements and are ambitious for all pupils.

Arranging a visit to Donnington Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@donnington.brent.sch.uk.

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