This job expired on 22 April 2024

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    22 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Assistant headteacher

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding teacher who wants to lead a strong ethos throughout the school to deliver, and develop, inspirational Teaching and Learning for all pupils.

Are you someone who:

  • Is a consistently outstanding teacher?
  • Is able to motivate and inspire pupils to raise attainment across all ability ranges?
  • Is able to deliver outstanding teaching and learning and achieve excellent results?
  • Has proven strong leadership skills?
  • Has excellent communication skills?
  • Wants to make a real difference to the lives of our pupils?

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • The chance to work in an innovative and forward thinking school and MAT
  • Effective support for Professional Development in preparation for your next step
  • A friendly and supportive environment
  • The opportunity to work with well-motivated students and supportive parents

Gosfield Community Primary School is a small village school located in the beautiful countryside just outside Halstead. We are a 'good' school (2023) and are constantly striving to be the best we can be. We part of Attain Academy Partnership, based within Newlands Spring Primary School. Within our MAT we are linked with Newlands Springs, Rayne Primary School, Elm Hall, deVere Primary, Bocking Primary and Cressing Primary School.

We provide a cross curricular approach to learning and believe that children learn best through different experiences and through their own investigations; this learning is supported within a friendly, safe and secure environment.We are fortunate to have extensive grounds incorporating an area for forest school learning.

We benefit from a large network of supportive parents and volunteers, the FroGS (Friends of Gosfield Community Primary School) as well as enthusiastic governors that regularly visit the school.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Gosfield Community Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
141 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
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Arranging a visit to Gosfield Community Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email foo@attain.essex.sch.uk.

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