This job expired on 22 May 2024

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    22 May 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    16 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Deputy headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Skilled Worker visas can be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 25 hours per week full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

L6 - L10 £53,380 - £58,959 per annum

What skills and experience we're looking for

Deputy Head teacher wanted for September 2024.

We are seeking an enthusiastic Deputy Head teacher to join our strong, committed staff to work with our amazing children at

Little Heath Primary.

The Governors and Headteacher of this happy primary school wish to recruit an outstanding Deputy Head to further develop our hard working team.

Our children are charming, happy, vibrant and a pleasure to teach. They are at the heart of everything we do and we believe that every child should be encouraged to be the best they can be.

The successful candidate will have recent experience of leading and managing a strategic area of school development and be able to evidence outstanding teaching and pupil outcomes which are consistently good or better.

What the school offers its staff

The school is able to offer a degree of flexibility with regard to the roles, responsibilities and teaching commitments, which can all be negotiated with the successful candidate depending on their strengths and experiences. We are committed to the CPD of all of our staff and would be willing to support the successful candidate to work towards their NPQH.

Visits to the school are encouraged.

Telephone calls are welcomed, please contact the Headteacher, Mrs Joanne Stanley.

Please apply using the online application form ensuring you outline your skills, abilities, and experience in line with the key areas on the advert and Job Description and Person Specification Or you can download the application pack and return completed direct to the school at headteacher@littleheath.coventry.sch.uk

Closing date: Midnight on Wednesday 22nd May 2024

Interview date: Friday 24th May 2024

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced criminal record check via the DBS.

Following recommendations from Keeping Children Safe in Education (KCSIE)for an additional pre employment check with effect 1 Sept 22, please note, an online search may form part of this recruitment process.

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.

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About Little Heath Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
238 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
02476 688006

At Little Heath, our pupils are at the heart of what we do and the role of a TA is invaluable to our children as they start their educational journey.
We offer the opportunity to work with a fantastic children at Little Heath Primary School.

Arranging a visit to Little Heath Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email headteacher@littleheath.coventry.sch.uk.

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