Assistant Headteacher - Key Stage 2

The Shade Primary School, Ely, Cambridgeshire


Job details

Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £43,144 to £47,707

Job summary

Required from September 2020
Salary range: L3 – L7
(dependent upon qualifications, skills and experience)

The Shade Primary School is looking to appoint a highly motivated and innovative Assistant Headteacher from September 2020.

You will have a proven record of outstanding teaching in the primary phase and will be able to lead by example and make a positive impact on ensuring excellent outcomes for our children.

You will be responsible for teaching a KS2 class, as well as providing strategic leadership across the school so that every child is able to access high quality learning and thrive.

Visits to the school are encouraged and can be arranged by contacting The Shade Primary School on 01353 612948.

If you are interested in this opportunity and require further information, a full application pack can be found at We are unable to accept CVs.

The closing date for applications is 10am, Tuesday 25 February 2020

Interviews will be held on Monday 2 March 2020

Completed application forms should be returned to

Staploe Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and medical checks.

Staploe Education Trust. Executive Headteacher Dr Carin Taylor
Schools in our Trust: Soham Village College; Kennett Primary School; The Shade Primary School;
The Weatheralls Primary School

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher status
Degree level qualification
Evidence of further professional development

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher status
Degree level qualification

Essential skills and experience

A record of good or outstanding classroom teaching in Key Stage 2
Significant impact of middle leadership skills in current post
Experience of the management of performance
The ability to monitor and evaluate the quality of teaching
Contribute to the leadership of a strong safeguarding culture in which children develop and thrive
Experience of leading Professional Development activities for others

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 247 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website The Shade Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

The Shade, Ely, Cambridgeshire, CB7 5DE