Deputy Headteacher

St Joseph's Catholic Infant School, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire


Job details

Subjects Primary, Primary, Primary
Working pattern Will consider full-time, job share
Salary £42,093 to £47,707 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

About the role
Under the overall direction of the Headteacher play a lead role:
• In formulating the aims and objectives of the schools and establishing the policies, practices and timetables through which they are to be achieved
• Developing and maintaining the ethos and distinctive nature of our Catholic school
• Be responsible for the standards and curriculum of all pupils including monitoring of progress towards achievement and assessment
• In proactively managing staff, resources and the enhancement of the wider learning environment including displays and outdoor learning environments
• Take full responsibility for the school in the absence of the Headteacher
• Carry out the professional duties of a teacher as required
• Take responsibility for child protection issues as appropriate taking responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within the school
• In overseeing lunchtime organisation, including the lunchtime supervisors. Sharing lunchtime duties with the Headteacher as needed
• In developing and maintaining relationships and communications with stakeholders including the website
The role of Deputy Headteacher will involve teaching for two days per week. At this point in time it could be in either EYFS or KS1. We will be flexible for the right candidate.

Essential educational requirements

Honours Graduate or equivalent

Evidence of continuous professional development

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

Practising Catholic
Infant school and Early Years

Employee benefits

CPD opportunities

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Roman Catholic
Education phase Primary
School size 174 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 7
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website St Joseph's Catholic Infant School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About St Joseph's Catholic Infant School

School location

Hazell Avenue, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP21 7JF