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  • Start date details

    Autumn Term 2023

  • Closing date

    28 April 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    31 March 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher
  • Deputy headteacher
  • Assistant headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Full time: 27.5

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Leadership Scale L5 - L12

Pay scale

Leadership Scale L5 - L12

What skills and experience we're looking for

Stanburn Primary School is seeking to appoint a talented, energetic and well-qualified Assistant Headteacher to join an established and effective team, starting September 2023.

This full time opportunity is perfect for an experienced and successful middle leader who is looking to progress their teaching career in a dynamic, cohesive school with a great reputation. We are seeking a leader with vision, enthusiasm, drive and commitment to join a highly effective team, working collaboratively to give our pupils every opportunity.

The successful candidates will:

  • be a full member of the Senior Leadership Team, actively supporting the Headteacher in ensuring that the provision for all pupils is excellent;
  • believe in and passionately support the vision, ethos and policies of the school, helping to embed them at the core of teaching, learning and behaviour of the highest quality;
  • have an excellent understanding and substantial experience of teaching and learning in the younger years;
  • help to develop a school culture that is utterly committed to high expectations and “learning without limits”;
  • lead on a range of whole-school initiatives;
  • be an outstanding teacher with a track record of successful leadership and have excellent interpersonal skills;
  • be keenly interested in how children learn, embracing equality of opportunity and a collaborative approach to teaching and learning;
  • lead by example, sharing an deep understanding and knowledge of outstanding teaching and learning in order to develop the practice of others.

You can offer us:

  • a commitment to improving standards, ensuring that every child is challenged to achieve their maximum potential;
  • successful experience of raising achievement of all pupils through high expectations and challenge;
  • successful experience of closing the progress gap between different groups of pupils;
  • a proven ability to work effectively in partnership with parents, governors and other stakeholders.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • excellent career support through exceptional professional development (including additional opportunities offered through being the learning hub for Leadership & Management as part of the Harrow Educational Partnership Board);
  • the opportunity to be part of a larger senior leadership team;
  • membership of a large, friendly, hardworking team of staff;
  • the opportunity to work with a strong, knowledgeable Governing Body, supportive, ambitious parents and carers, and most importantly;
  • the privilege of working with highly motivated, enthusiastic and well behaved children.

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 Stanburn Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
739 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number

Community Primary School

School location

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