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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    28 May 2024 at 3:53pm

  • Date listed

    30 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Assistant headteacher

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Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£51058 - £56357 per annum

Deputy Headteacher job summary

4- 8 Leadership Pay Range Pay Range + AET Wellbeing Cash Plan + Car Scheme + Pension Scheme (TPS) + Additional AET Benefits

Full Time, Permanent

September 2024 Start Date

Do you aspire to make a remarkable impact on the lives of young learners?

Hazelwood Academy, a thriving Primary Academy with an attached Nursery in West Swindon, seeks an exceptional and passionate Deputy Headteacher to join our dynamic leadership team.

A Rewarding Opportunity

This senior leadership role offers the chance to collaborate closely with the Principal in leading and managing our academy. You will play a pivotal role in fostering excellence across all aspects of school life, ensuring every pupil receives an excellent education everyday.

We are seeking an experienced and inspiring leader with excellent communication skills. A proven track record in motivating and empowering staff is highly desirable and we welcome applications from talented individuals with the necessary skill set, who are eager to take the next step in their leadership journey with us.

Hazelwood Academy: Empowering excellence, everyday.

* Situated conveniently near J16 of the M4, offering excellent transport links.
* A modern, purpose-built school with extensive grounds, including a dedicated forest school facility.
* Strong community ties and supportive parents who value our academy's mission.
* A commitment to continuous professional development for staff through both internal and trust-based initiatives.
* A collaborative and welcoming team environment fostering staff well-being and work-life balance.
* Children who try their best and enjoy learning

Are you ready to make a difference?

We encourage applications from passionate leaders who share our ambition and commitment to the children of Hazelwood Academy and who want to play a part in shaping the future of education.

To book a visit please contact Suzanne Irving,

Closing date: 15th May 2024

Interviews are scheduled to take place as soon as possible.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

In line with our safeguarding practices we are unable to accept CV's. Apply today.

Academies Enterprise Trust and all of our academies are committed to ensuring the highest levels of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils, and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We adopt a robust, fair and consistent recruitment process which is inline with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance. This includes online checks for shortlisted candidates. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check.

Academies Enterprise Trust embraces diversity and promotes equality of opportunity. Job share, part time and flexible working opportunities will be considered.

We are a Disability Confident Employer and there is a guaranteed interview scheme for candidates with disabilities who meet the minimum selection criteria.

Commitment to safeguarding

Academies Enterprise Trust and all of our academies are committed to ensuring the highest levels of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils, and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We adopt a robust, fair and consistent recruitment process which is inline with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance. This includes online checks for shortlisted candidates. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check.

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About Hazelwood Academy

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
251 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

We are a Primary Academy with an attached Nursery, situated in West Swindon, located just off J16 of the M4. There are currently just over 200 pupils on roll and pupils benefit from a modern, purpose built school building with extensive grounds. The Academy is at an exciting stage in its journey and is committed to securing the future of Hazelwood Academy as a centre of excellence and innovation, where talent is nurtured.

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