Deadline is tomorrow

  • Start date details

    April 2023

  • Closing date

    1 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    10 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

  • View all Full timejobs - Full time - Working across Monday - Friday with Leadership release time equating to 0.6 – 0.8.

Contract type


Pay scale

L1 - L7

What skills and experience we're looking for

Knowledge and Experience


  • Is able to demonstrate vision and strategic leadership of a core subject area/key stage/school
  • An ‘outstanding’ teacher
  • At least 5 years teaching experience overall
  • Ability to lead and support other staff within the school which impacts on standards and achievements
  • Proven success in raising standards at the end of a Key Stage
  • Experience of working with other schools, organisations and outside agencies
  • Experience of leading a major aspect of the school’s work with a proven positive impact
  • Knowledge of a range of strategies to raise standards/pupil achievement
  • Experience in monitoring and evaluating curriculum delivery
  • Experience of leading staff development/training
  • Experience of observing lessons and giving accurate and constructive feedback to colleagues
  • Ability to manage a high workload and conflicting priorities


  • Success in teaching across the whole primary range
  • Experience within a Senior Leadership Team
  • Proven successful experience of leadership within a primary school
  • Experience of budget management
  • Experience and training related to an aspect of leadership and management

Skills and Abilities


  • Excellent interpersonal, and organisational skills
  • Very good verbal communication with all school stakeholders
  • Very good written communication skills
  • Motivated and passionate about children and their learning
  • Inspire staff and children to be the best version of themselves with perseverance and determination

Qualifications and Professional Development


  • Qualified Teacher Status

Evidence of continuing professional development


  • Good Honours Degree

Any other qualifications relevant to a leadership role


  • Ability to make decisions based on the wider needs of the school


  • Ability and willingness to work collaboratively and supportively within the school team, making positive contributions to the School Development Plan
  • Experience of working with and developing links with parents, Governors and the wider community
  • Enthusiastic, dedicated, sympathetic and approachable with a sense of humour and fun

Ability to inspire confidence, respect and openness

What the school offers its staff

Hagley Primary School is looking to appoint an Assistant Head Teacher to lead on Teaching and Learning/Curriculum who is: highly skilled, inspirational, enthusiastic and creative, and who can effectively use a range of outstanding teaching and learning strategies. You will have the creative vision to build upon our success and your challenge will be to keep us moving forward in the pursuit of excellence.

The successful candidate will have evidence of outstanding classroom practice with a creative approach and determination to raise standards, and will have high expectations for pupil achievement and conduct. In return, we offer a welcoming school with well-behaved children who are eager to learn.

Our school is looking for a candidate who is able to:

  • Show positive qualities including being a good communicator, kind, caring and helpful
  • Bring unique qualities and experiences to the school e.g. hobbies, places they may have visited, memories and skills
  • Inspire both staff and children to be the best version of themselves and reach for goals/dreams, conquering challenges with perseverance and determination.

Our Governors are looking for a candidate who:

  • Is motivated and passionate about children and their learning
  • Can model, demonstrate and promote outstanding classroom practice
  • Has high standards and a commitment to ensuring all pupils achieve their full potential
  • Has a clear vision for raising standards and motivating others to achieve the school’s aims
  • Has experience of leading, managing and implementing change

We can offer:

  • A committed, hardworking team who strive to provide the best education for all children
  • An opportunity to work with enthusiastic and motivated children and staff
  • A supportive and professional working environment where everybody’s views are valued and important
  • High quality Continuous Professional Development opportunities with a focus on collaborative learning and leadership.
  • Leadership time equating to 0.6 – 0.8

Commitment to safeguarding

Hagley Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and as such expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Applying for the job

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About Hagley Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
629 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11
Phone number

Hagley Primary School is a successful, multi-cultural three-form entry school which is at the centre of a thriving local community in North Worcestershire.

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