19 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    15 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    20 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

As the school is at the heart of the local community, the new Deputy Headteacher will maintain and extend links beyond the school boundaries, while leading and developing our enthusiastic staff and children. This is an exciting time to be joining our school as Mr Clare, the Headteacher, has a clear vision of the journey the school is taking to make it a beacon of excellence within the community and beyond.

The Governing Body are seeking to appoint a Deputy Headteacher who will build on the current outstanding practice that has been set by the Headteacher and bring fresh ideas to continue our drive forward in pursuit of excellence.

What the school offers its staff

Aughton St Michael’s CE School is a single form entry school set in the village of Aughton. Our school provides a caring, happy, and friendly Christian environment in which all of our children are seen as special and unique. We are committed to the philosophy of Excellence for All and developing children to be well-rounded, successful individuals in their wider life.

Our school is committed to instilling in our children a life-long love for learning that will equip them to succeed in today’s ever-changing society. Through our curriculum, we strive to make learning exciting and fun. Trips out and visitors play an important part in their learning. Equally, the school makes termly visits to church and individual classes also visit as part of their curriculum studies. We are extremely fortunate to have vast school grounds, within which we have our own Forest School. The children access these areas as part of their curriculum.

The school has high expectations not only academically, but in terms of behaviour. Our children respond well to these, and we are extremely proud of every one of them.We also work effectively with the parents, as they are key to the success of the child’s education. We value the relationships we have with them and with our wider community.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to ensuring the safety of all children. To do this we expect all employees to be constantly vigilant and aware of their responsibilities and provide regular training to support staff in doing this.

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@aughton-st-michaels.lancs.sch.uk

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About Aughton St Michael's Church of England Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
203 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01695 423295

Aughton St Michael's CE School is a single form entry school in the village of Aughton. It offers a high quality education, whereby key Christian values underpin all that has to offer. It serves the children from the community and its surrounding areas.

Arranging a visit to Aughton St Michael's Church of England Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email bursar@aughton-st-michaels.lancs.sch.uk.

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