Associate Deputy Headteacher

Orchard Primary School, London, E9 7BB

26 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    4 January 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    21 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

£63,737 – £69,420

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is a confident and inspiring teacher with high expectations of what can be achieved.
  • Understands how children learn best and never gives up on them.
  • Is flexible with a good sense of humour and an understanding of the bigger picture.
  • Can effectively coach, mentor and work alongside others.
  • Understands the communities that we serve and is tough enough to cope with the challenges that a fast-paced inner city school can bring.
  • Is a thinker and innovator who can take risks to make a project their own. Is a strong communicator, able to work in a dynamic team.

What the school offers its staff

What we offer:

  • A genuine opportunity to lead and make a difference.
  • High-quality CPD and support from our experienced leadership team including coaching and mentoring to enable you to be successful.
  • An exciting, well-organised and vibrant environment in which to work.
  • Happy schools with a fantastic community of parents and children who deserve the best.
  • You gain opportunities to work with our partner schools and partner Deputy Headteachers.

Further details about the role

Please download an information pack for further details, including a job description and person specification.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our schools are committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all of their pupils. We recognise that some children may be especially vulnerable to abuse and that children who are abused or neglected may find it difficult to develop a sense of self worth, to view the world in a positive way or achieve academically. We recognise that some children who have experienced abuse may harm others. We will always take a considered and sensitive approach in order that we can support all of our pupils.

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About Orchard Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
654 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

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