Deputy Head at Oldmixon Primary School

Oldmixon Primary School, Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, BS24 9DA

This job expired on 15 June 2022

  • Expected start date

    31 October 2022

  • Application deadline

    15 June 2022 at 10:00am

  • Date listed

    18 May 2022

Job details

Key stages

Early years, KS1, KS2

Working pattern

Contract type



49,019 - 54,019

Deputy Head at Oldmixon Primary School job summary

Are you a school leader thinking about a new challenge?
Oldmixon Primary School is looking for a leader with a passion for curriculum, pedagogy and inclusion.
If you are wanting greater responsibility, quality development, career progression and opportunities for collaboration, this is for you.

Deputy Headteacher
Oldmixon Primary School, Weston-super-Mare

Full time permanent role. Required from 31 October 2022 (there would be flexibility on this dependent on the individuals circumstances to start earlier or later).

Salary details: ISR £49,019 to £54,091 (EL7 – EL11) per annum - plus extensive benefits package

A good deputy headteacher is essential for any school team, working alongside the headteacher leading the development of the school, managing day to day business and ensuring pupils are safe and enjoying an extraordinary education.

At Oldmixon Primary School, we are fully committed to providing an inclusive, stimulating and caring environment suited to the needs and capabilities of all our children. We need you to bring your experience, skills and dedication to support and develop our commitment.

You will bring:
• dynamic, innovative ideas that influence how we develop our curriculum offer to benefit and inspire all learners, especially those with SEND
• A commitment to inclusion
• developed people skills that enable and deepen positive relationships with all stakeholders
• a strong knowledge of positive behaviour management strategies
• experience of working alongside professional agencies
• strategies to promote high standards of SEND teaching and learning

Working closely with the headteacher and staff team to promote the vision and ethos of the school, you will have opportunity to express yourself and introduce new ideas to shape its future. You’ll be confident in modelling good practice, developing positive and productive relationships with children, parents, staff and others and in supporting training and development within the rest of the team and across our Trust.

Oldmixon is committed to developing well-rounded children, who are willing and capable of making a positive contribution to their community. We are looking for somebody who will champion the ‘whole’ child and who recognises the importance of inclusion and the wider curriculum in achieving this aim.

In return, we will offer:
• a cohesive, hardworking and welcoming team, who value each other and recognise the importance of supporting one another in an exciting, fresh work environment
• the opportunity to collaborate with staff and children from across the ELAN community
• a comprehensive wellbeing package
• a wider support network and the benefits of our extensive continuing professional development (CPD) programme as part of the Extend Learning Academies Network (ELAN).

Visits to the school are encouraged. Please call the school office on 01934 812879 to arrange a visit.

To find out more and apply, please go to www.extendlearning.org/vacancies/

For further information or to discuss your application, please contact the ELAN office on 01934 313390.

Completed applications should be sent to: hr@extendlearning.org by no later than 10am Wednesday 15 June 2022

Interviews will be held on 23 & 24 June 2022

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and satisfactory references.

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About Oldmixon Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
239 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Contact phone number
01934 812 879

We are proud to offer children at Oldmixon Primary an innovative, exciting and rigorous curriculum that enables every child to achieve. It equips them not only with the skills in English and Maths that they need but allows them to build up knowledge and understanding of the world in which they live, past, present and future. We achieve this through broad and balanced learning opportunities across all subject areas. It is our desire that our children become life-learners, more curious about the world in which they live, and confident of the contribution they can make to it.

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