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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    11 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Assistant headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 27.5 hours per week 1FTE

Contract type


Pay scale

L 1-3

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a candidate who:

  • Has a passion for the best provision for every child.
  • Has high expectations on behaviour.
  • Can motivate staff and children through high quality leadership and management.
  • Works well as a team.
  • Can make learning engaging and memorable.
  • Have a real drive, determination and passion about children, learning, achievement and outcomes.
  • Is supportive of the aims of a Christian school.
  • Is ready for the next step in their career.

What the school offers its staff

In return, we are proud to offer you a collaborative and close-working environment, where wellbeing is prioritised by a supportive leadership network. Our inspirational and supportive team of staff, understand the aims for the school and have the drive and determination to complete them, working collaboratively with the wider community and stakeholders of the school, to create an exciting and rewarding environment that inspires and challenges everyone to be the best that they can be.

Ringstead CE Primary has been a proud member of the Peterborough Diocese Education Trust (PDET) since 2015, alongside 32 other schools in the Northamptonshire, Rutland and Peterborough area. PDET is responsible for employing all staffand provides wider access to a vast array of employee benefits, wellbeing resources and career development opportunities.

Further details about the role

Opportunity to work as a Subject Leader and Deputy Designated Safeguarding Leader as well as support with the continued development and growth of teaching and learning across the school.

Ringstead Church of England Primary School is proud to offer a fantastic opportunity for an outstanding, inspirational, and enthusiastic Assistant Headteacher, to join our popular school. This is a rare and promising opportunity for someone who is eager to become part of a small village school, that has big ambitions.

At Ringstead CE Primary, we place teaching and learning at the centre of our school, through a challenging, stimulating, and creative curriculum. We encourage an understanding of the meaning and significance of faith and promote Christian values through the experience we offer to all our pupils. Our aim is to develop resilient, enthusiastic children who are equipped for the next stage of their educational journey. Your role at Ringstead will support us in our goal, through providing professional leadership, to secure the success and continuous improvement of this 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 Ringstead Church of England Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
130 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Our whole community, from Staff to Governors, Parents and Trust members, all work together, to provide the best for our pupils and families we serve. We want our children to enjoy their time and education with us, to achieve the highest possible standards in all aspects of their lives, and to enable them to be happy learners and citizens for the future. As a Church of England School, we are particularly conscious of the need to create opportunities for all pupils to grow up in a community and a society where we can all live and work successfully together through mutual respect, tolerance and understanding. We have been a proud member of the Peterborough Diocese Education Trust since 2015;we operate within a wider community of 33 schools across Northamptonshire, Rutland and Peterborough, and these strong links make special contribution to our children’s spiritual, moral, social and cultural development and learning. PDET is responsible for employing all staff and managing finances and other central services for the academies within the Trust.

Arranging a visit to Ringstead Church of England Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email georgina.clements@pdet.org.uk.

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