Deadline is today

  • Job start date

    2 September 2024

  • Closing date

    15 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    25 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Deputy headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

L7 to L11 - £54,816 to £60,488

What skills and experience we're looking for

Following the resignation of our well-respected Deputy Head, Oak Trees Multi Academy Trust and our School Governing Body wish to appoint a highly motivated, experienced and committed school leader to join the leadership team of Greasby Junior School.

We are seeking candidates who:

Are exemplary classroom practitioners with a passion for teaching and learning.

Show a deep commitment to the vision and values of Oak Trees Multi Academy Trust, including playing a collaborative part across the Trust and representing the school at Trust events and training.

Have high expectations, a clear vision of educational excellence and the professional drive and motivation to see school priorities come to fruition.

Are highly effective leaders with the ability to motivate and inspire pupils, colleagues and parents.

Are effective communicators with excellent organisational and interpersonal skills, who can lead by example to secure positive outcomes across the school.

Show a positive and caring attitude to all children

Have proven ability in raising standards and a commitment to continuous school improvement through self-evaluation.

Are willing to go the extra mile for the staff and families of Greasby Junior School.

What the school offers its staff

Greasby Junior School is a member of the Oak Trees Multi Academy Trust. The Trust was established in 2017 and now comprises 9 Wirral primary schools who work collaboratively to improve outcomes for pupils across the peninsula. The Trust schools work collectively towards the same agreed values:

Our values: Respect - Collaboration - Inspiration

For further information, please see our Trust website

Further details about the role

Closing date: Monday 15th April 2024 at 12pm

Lesson Observations: 22nd & 23rd April 2024

Interview Dates (after successful observation): Monday 29th April 2024

Visits to the school are most welcome. Potential applicants must contact the school office (0151 677 1837 or if you wish to attend on the following dates and times: Monday 25th March or Tuesday 26th March 2024 at 4pm.

Please return completed applications forms, including a supporting letter to:Mrs Emma Ball,

Greasby Junior

SchoolMill Lane


CH49 3AR

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be considered on the basis of suitability for the post regardless of sex, race or disability.

This post is subject to an Enhanced Level DBS check

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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

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Download an application form - 4.18 MB

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

About Greasby Junior School

School type
Academy, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
246 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number
0151 677 1837

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