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  • Start date details

    September 2023

  • Closing date

    17 April 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    16 March 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher
  • Deputy headteacher
  • Assistant headteacher

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: Full time

Contract type


Pay scale

L10: £63,737 – L14: £69,420

What skills and experience we're looking for

Our new Deputy Head Teacher will:

  • Develop high-quality teaching and learning across the school
  • Have the leadership qualities to inspire and innovate whole-school Curriculum improvement
  • Effectively analyse data to drive school improvement
  • Be compassionate, open and transparent in their approach
  • Have high expectations of themselves and all pupils and staff
  • Build positive working relationships with pupils, staff, parents, governors and the wider community
  • Develop the staff team through collaborative and tailor-made professional development opportunities
  • Be enthusiastic, committed and empathetic, with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Be resilient, resourceful and determined

What the school offers its staff

This is a superb opportunity for a dynamic and experienced leader who is passionate about curriculum development and driving high standards of teaching and learning. This is a non-teaching role that involves supporting the Headteacher in raising standards and improving outcomes for the children, staff and community of Albemarle Primary School.

We can offer:

  • An opportunity to lead on curriculum and teaching and learning across the whole school
  • A positive, welcoming and diverse community
  • Pupils who enjoy learning and want to come to school every day
  • A dedicated staff team who are enthusiastic and who want the best for the pupils
  • A supportive Governing Body
  • A well-resourced school
  • A salary package commensurate with the size of the school
  • A CPD package tailored to suit your stage of career development

Further details about the role

The Governors wish to appoint a Deputy Head Teacher to join our friendly, thriving and dynamic two-form entry Foundation Primary School.

We warmly welcome visits to the school by prospective candidates. To arrange a visit please contact Selina Charles (Finance Manager) on 020 8788 3170 or alternatively, please email recruitment@albemarle.wandsworth.sch.uk.

An Application Form, Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below. Alternatively, these can be found at: www.albemarle.wandsworth.sch.uk/vacancies

Completed application forms should be returned by email to recruitment@albemarle.wandsworth.sch.uk.

Closing date: Monday 17th April 12pm 2023
Short listing date: Tuesday 18th April 2023
Interviews: Monday 24th April 2023

Please note: the school reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that we do not accept CVs.

Albemarle Primary
School Princes Way, London SW19 6JP
Phone: 020 8788 3170

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 Albemarle Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
388 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
020 8788 3170

Arranging a visit to Albemarle Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@albemarle.wandsworth.sch.uk.

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