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  • Start date details


  • Closing date

    2 October 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    19 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Deputy headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: Monday to Friday

Contract type


Pay scale

L10 - L14

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Trustees at Carlton Academy Trust and the Governing Board of Marshfield Primary School are seeking to appoint an inspirational, creative and dynamic Deputy Headteacher who can join an innovative, enthusiastic team of leaders, teachers and support staff.

If you:

  • Are looking for an exciting and challenging career development opportunity, where you will be supported by the Head of School, Carlton Academy Trust and Director of Primary
  • Want the opportunity to make a significant contribution to the realisation of a shared Trust vision and strategy
  • Know that you can inspire and enthuse pupils, staff and all other members of the school community
  • Have a proven track record of effective school to school support
  • Can create awe, wonder and wow in the classroom

We are seeking to appoint an effective, strong and inspirational leader who can:

  • Achieve aspirational targets for high standards of progress, attainment, work production and behaviour across the school
  • Use strong communication skills which will inspire all stakeholders
  • Promote excellent standards of teaching, learning and assessment across the whole school
  • Through the highest expectations, raise achievement for every child
  • Show commitment to continuous school improvement
  • Share best practice and inspire excellence across all Carlton Academy Trust primary schools

What the school offers its staff

Come and join our award winning, World Class Primary School. Marshfield was the winner of the silver Pearson Award for 'Primary School of the Year 2022'. We’ve been listed as the number one school in Bradford in The Sunday Times 2022. Join our friendly and nurturing team of highly skilled, motivated staff that are dedicated to providing ‘Excellence For All’ Marshfield pupils.

Employee welfare is important to us as we see staff as the Trust’s most important resource. We aim to preserve a proper work-life balance, so that staff have the time to achieve the high standards we aspire to within contracted hours and don’t need to routinely take work home. Some examples of how we do this include:

  • Using more productive and efficient work systems
  • Reduction in paperwork and bureaucracy
  • Commitment to holding just one after school meeting or event each week
  • Management time given each week including either early Friday finish or working day at home

Commitment to safeguarding

The School has adopted the principles of Safer Recruitment and will safeguard and promote the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to do the same. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and subscribe to the DBS update service.
Carlton Academy Trust is an equal opportunities employer.

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About Marshfield Primary

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
453 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

Arranging a visit to Marshfield Primary

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

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