Deputy Head of School All Saints' and St Richard's Church of England Primary School, Heathfield, East Sussex

Job description


Hours of work: Full time
Roles: Deputy Head of School - Key Stage 1 Teacher and English Leader.
Salary: L1 - L2, £41,065 - £42,093
Closing date: 12:00pm - Friday 28th February
Interview date: Wednesday 11th March (to include a teaching session, interview plus
one other task)
Starting date: 1st September 2020

If you are looking for a post where you can make a difference and work with a positive, welcoming group of people, then please consider joining our school.
We are looking for a strong practitioner and leader who is willing to work hard, but only on those things that make a difference. We are looking for someone who has a proven record of success in different key stages and leading across the school. We are looking for someone who demonstrates optimism about children and will
support in the leadership of the school to achieve the highest possible standards.
We believe in recruiting people who are passionate about nurturing children’s emotional wellbeing and who challenge themselves to keep on improving.
We are a half-form entry Church of England Primary School based in the beautiful village of Old Heathfield. Jesus came to Earth so that we may experience ‘life in all its fullness’ and this is the vision we have for the children in our care. We are also
part of the Sussex Spires Federation alongside Herstmonceux CE Primary School and have a strong working relationship with them where we share good practice, experiences and support one another. Together, we foster children who are
compassionate, respectful, happy and tolerant.

We offer you:
• A positive, warm and welcoming working environment
• Experienced, kind and lively colleagues
• Family friendly working practices
• A beautiful location

Visits to the school are strongly recommended and can be arranged by contacting
the office using the details above.

For an application pack, please visit and look under ‘Noticeboard’.

Please note that we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect all those who work with us to share this commitment.

This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check with the Disclosure & Barring Services (previously the Criminal Records Bureau). For further information about what is required in this process please go to We give high priority to promoting diversity throughout the school.

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Essential skills and experience

Teaching Experience

Employee benefits

CPD & Training

About All Saints' and St Richard's Church of England Primary School

School Hill, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 9AE
LA Maintained School
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