Deputy Headteacher

Blue Coat CofE Primary School, Wotton-under-Edge, Gloucestershire, GL12 7BD

6 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    30 September 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    20 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L4 - L8

Deputy Headteacher job summary

Deputy Headteacher - full time - permanent post

Salary Leadership L4 – L8

Blue Coat Primary School are looking for a candidate to fulfill the role of Deputy Headteacher.

The successful candidate will be uncompromising in their commitment to building a strong and motivated staff team with a clear common goal; to ensure that children at Blue Coat Primary School are “future ready”. They must have the ability to support the Headteacher and leadership team through ensuring high standards in the curriculum, in pedagogy across the school, in behaviour and attitudes as well as through supporting the children’s personal development as well as staff wellbeing.

The school can offer a talented and committed staff team to work alongside, a positive ethos that pervades the school, two day’s non-contact time, a supportive Governing Body and an exceptional group of children.

Applying for the job

Please apply using the Deputy Headteacher Application Form which can be found on the school's website and send to

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Blue Coat CofE Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
296 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Contact phone number
01453 525020

Blue Coat School, founded in 1693, is a popular and successful Voluntary Aided school situated in the town of Wotton-under-Edge. Situated 10 minutes from the M5 and only a short drive from Stroud, Tetbury and Thornbury, our school is within the Cotswold Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The school site is now 22 years old and is surrounded by the views the area is renowned for.

Our admissions number is 45 and we currently have 310 children on roll organised into ten classes comprising of:-

• 1 x Reception unit
• 3 x Mixed Year 1 & 2 classes
• 3 x Mixed Year 3 & 4 classes
• 1 x Year 5, 2 x Mixed Year 5 & 6

Arranging a visit to Blue Coat CofE Primary School

To arrange a school visit please call the school office on 01453 525020 or email

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