Deadline is tomorrow

  • Job start date

    1 May 2023

  • Closing date

    10 February 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    13 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Leadership Pay Range L5-L8 (£48,895.00 - £52,659.00)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Salisbury Road Primary School are looking to appoint an experienced Assistant Headteacher to join our Senior Leadership Team.

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated and passionate professional to make a real impact on children’s lives whilst developing your career in a successful and innovative school.

Join our wonderful team as we continue with our vision of providing an outstanding education to all children.

  • Demonstrate excellent leadership, organisational and management ability
  • Have a commitment and ambition for school improvement
  • Have a passion for ensuring excellent outcomes for all children with SEND, working in partnership with children, families and the staff team
  • Be an outstanding and inclusive practitioner with high expectations of children’s achievement and behaviour

What the school offers its staff

Salisbury Road Primary is a happy and welcoming school. Our children are enthusiastic and eager to learn, and in developing enquiring minds and a love of learning, we will create the strong foundations for future success.

We can offer:

  • Wonderful children and families
  • A very supportive team
  • Opportunities for CPD
  • Discounted gym membership
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Eye care vouchers for DSE users
  • Free professional and personal wellbeing support

And much more

Further details about the role

If you believe you can demonstrate the dedication, skills and passion required, we look forward to receiving your application. Please visit to download an application form. Once complete, please email your application to If you would like to request a paper copy, please email Please note – we do not accept CVs.

With nine individual primary schools, the Learning Academies Trust is the largest primary school trust in Plymouth and the first education employer in Plymouth to achieve the Livewell Southwest Wellbeing at Work Bronze Award. The Trust is committed to supporting the wellbeing of all staff and is proud to work closely with official bodies to ensure we have a holistic approach to staff wellbeing.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; pre-employment checks will be carried out; references will be sought for all shortlisted candidates and all shortlisted candidates will be requested to complete a questionnaire about any convictions or adult cautions that are unspent. Guidance will be given to those shortlisted. Appointment is subject to an Enhanced DBS.

Applying for the job

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About Salisbury Road Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
405 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Email address
Phone number
01752 660566

Salisbury Road is one of nine schools that form the Learning Academies Trust. Our partnership is embedded by clear values and working collaboratively with other local schools brings a wealth of experience and expertise to enhance our curriculum provision. Salisbury Road is a warm and friendly school that promotes a set of values and a vision for all of its children which we hope will enhance and inspire the lives of not only the children who attend our school but their families and the wider community. We would like all our children, irrespective of background or special need, to be prepared for success in their future lives. We will achieve this by nurturing and developing their achievement, their experiences and their skills and we will provide the skills and knowledge needed to promote growth mindsets and build resilience in our children. We recognise the vital part parents play in their children’s learning and are committed to developing partnerships with parents.

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