Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    21 April 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    26 March 2021

Job details

Job role
Leadership
Subject
Primary
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
L1-5 (£42,195 - £46,566 per annum)

Job summary

Following the promotion of our EY/KS1 Assistant Headteacher to Deputy Headship, we are excited to be recruiting a highly skilled, committed and experienced Assistant Headteacher to join our Senior Leadership Team. This is a fantastic opportunity for someone who is looking to gain further experience towards Headship or Deputy Headship. A strong interest in SEND would be an advantage.

Wickhambrook is a successful school set in the wonderful Suffolk countryside with extensive grounds. We are dedicated to working with our families and the local community to ensure that every child, every day, has every opportunity. Our pupils are polite, hardworking and keen learners who particularly enjoy the enrichment aspect of our curriculum. We offer a warm and welcoming environment which is a blend of a Victorian building and a modern purpose built EYFS block. Staff are a friendly, dedicated and supportive team who have a good sense of humour and work closely together.

The successful applicant will:
• Contribute to strategic and operational decision making in order to establish the vision, ethos and policies of the school;
• Support the Headteacher in developing, monitoring and evaluating the curriculum in Early Years and Key Stage One;
• Take responsibility for assessment in Early Years and Key Stage One, working closely with the Headteacher and Raising Standards Lead to maximise achievement in national tests;
• Have agreed whole school areas of responsibility, including an aspect of the School Improvement Plan and the leadership of curriculum subjects;
• Have successful experience of teaching EYFS.

As part of the highly regarded Unity Schools Partnership, we are proud to offer:
• Wonderful, keen pupils who love learning
• A wide range of CPD opportunities, in association with the Unity Research School;
• Opportunities for career progression across the Trust;
• A dedicated, supportive team of professional colleagues and governors.

Wickhambrook is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS and all other relevant checks will be required for this post.

Visits to the school are encouraged. If you are interested in this post and would like to find out more, please contact the school office and arrange a time to visit the school.

For further information on our school, please visit our website: www.wickhambrookschool.co.uk

For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit to the school, please contact the school office on (01440) 820309 or email: ht@wickhambrookschool.co.uk

Closing date: 12:00 noon on Wednesday 21st April 2021
Interview date: Week beginning 26th April 2021

To apply, please visit https://candidate.unitysp-careers.co.uk/131968TVS
If you are a current employee of Unity Schools Partnership, please use the following link to apply https://candidate.unitysp-careers.co.uk/131968INT

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.

Unity Schools Partnership, welcoming diversity.

Applying for the job

To apply, please visit https://candidate.unitysp-careers.co.uk/131968TVS

If you are a current employee of Unity Schools Partnership, please use the following link to apply https://candidate.unitysp-careers.co.uk/131968INT

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Academy
Education phase
Primary
School size
170 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01440 820309

About Wickhambrook Primary Academy

Wickhambrook is a successful school set in the wonderful Suffolk countryside with extensive grounds. We are dedicated to working with our families and the local community to ensure that every child, every day, has every opportunity. Our pupils are polite, hardworking and keen learners who particularly enjoy the enrichment aspect of our curriculum. We offer a warm and welcoming environment which is a blend of a Victorian building and a modern purpose built EYFS block. Staff are a friendly, dedicated and supportive team who have a good sense of humour and work closely together.

Arranging a visit to Wickhambrook Primary Academy

Visits to the school are encouraged. If you are interested in this post and would like to find out more, please contact the school office and arrange a time to visit the school.

For further information on our school, please visit our website: www.wickhambrookschool.co.uk

For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit to the school, please contact the school office on (01440) 820309 or email: ht@wickhambrookschool.co.uk

School location

Wickhambrook, Newmarket, Suffolk, CB8 8XN

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