8 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    29 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    6 February 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

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What skills and experience we're looking for

Do you have high expectations, drive, enthusiasm and vision?

Are you willing to go that extra mile to ensure every child achieves their full potential?

The Headteacher and Governors would like to appoint an inspirational and dynamic Deputy Headteacher who will play a major role in the leadership and development of this school. We are looking for an outstanding classroom practitioner as we believe our children deserve the best at all times in terms of academic, personal and social development. We also require a highly motivated leader who has a passion for children's learning, resilience and enjoys the challenges and successes that school life brings. The successful candidate will work with the headteacher to lead, inspire, motivate and challenge our whole school community.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer

  • A caring and positive working atmosphere inspired by our strong inclusive ethos.

  • Children who are courteous, happy, enthusiastic and eager to learn.

  • Dedicated time for leadership.

  • Astaff committed to high quality teaching and learning and a culture whereeveryone is encouraged to succeed.

  • Supportive governors, parents and community.

  • A real challenge and opportunity to shape the future of our school.

Commitment to safeguarding

Withinfields Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants to posts that are exempted from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act will require a DBS (formerly CRB) from the Disclosure and Barring Service before the appointment is confirmed.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to recruitment@withinfields.calderdale.sch.uk

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About Withinfields Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
346 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01422 363581

Withinfields Primary School can offer:
well-behaved, appreciative pupils who work hard.
a calm, caring school where adults and children enjoy strong, positive relationships.
a hard-working, experienced leadership team with a commitment to staff wellbeing.
a highly inclusive school where the motto “It’s okay to be different” is part of everyday life.
a staff team which understands the importance of working together for success and enjoying social opportunities to strengthen relationships.

Arranging a visit to Withinfields Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email head@withinfields.calderdale.sch.uk.

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