Assistant Headteacher (Primary)

St Matthew Academy, London, SE3 0XX

This job expired on 1 December 2022

  • Start date details

    April 2023

  • Closing date

    1 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    20 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Inner London Leadership Scale L06-L10 (£55,715 - £60,701)

Additional allowances

Inner London Leadership Scale L06-L10 (£55,715 - £60,701)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Salary:Inner London Leadership Scale L06-L10 (£55,715 - £60,701)
Required:April 2023
Location:SE3 0XX, Blackheath, London Borough of Lewisham

We are looking for an Assistant Headteacher for our Primary Phase to join our Academy Senior Leadership Team. This would be a great opportunity for someone who feels they are ready to progress their career within the Primary Phase has a “can do” attitude and is willing to get things done. You will have the opportunity to be an integral part of leading and shaping not only our wonderful pupils but our fabulous Primary Phase team too.

Are you a highly motivated and inspirational middle leader or existing senior leader looking for a new challenge?
Do you have a real passion and desire to enthuse pupils with your own love of learning?
Do you have the experience or potential to drive a strong and dynamic Primary phase to even greater heights?

St Matthew Academy is a diverse, vibrant Catholic all-through academy for girls and boys aged 4 to 16, where there are high expectations for everyone in our community.At St Matthew Academy our school motto is ‘let your light shine’ and we ensure that we live this vision every day at the academy by encouraging, promoting and celebrating success with all of our pupils in everything that they do. Our academy is situated between Blackheath and Lewisham in South East London, benefiting from excellent public transport and road links to all parts of London and Kent. Our magnificent buildings offer state of the art resources and the latest technology. Our primary and secondary phases are situated on one site allowing a truly unique all through setting with opportunities for transition, collegiate working and subject development.

What the school offers its staff

We offer:

  • Fantastic pupils with enormous potential
  • Staff who are supportive to each other and enjoy working collaboratively
  • Personalised programme of professional development and coaching for all staff including a highly rated IMPACT programme for all teachers and a July 1st start date for ECTs
  • A modern building, in a delightful setting and excellent resources
  • Excellent public transport and road links across London and Kent
  • Fully equipped gym and fitness suite, Season Ticket Loan, Childcare Vouchers, Cycle-to-work scheme, Tech Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme
  • A strong commitment to staff well-being

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About St Matthew Academy

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 4 to 16
School size
1006 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 16
Phone number

Arranging a visit to St Matthew Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email stmatthewacademy@hays.com.

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