9 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    1 May 2024 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    28 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Deputy headteacher

Visa sponsorship

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Outer London L14 - L18

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, forward-thinking, and creative individual to the post of Deputy Headteacher, with a minimum of four years’ experience at senior management level. You will be working closely with the Headteacher, staff and Governing Body in leading the school confidently in its drive to improve standards and prepare our children well for the next stage of their journey.

Areas of responsibility will be dependent on experience and knowledge

We are looking for someone who:

  • is an inspirational leader, committed to the development of others through coaching, mentoring and modelling of best practice.
  • is an outstanding classroom practitioner
  • can demonstrate a track record of improving standards of teaching and learning and pupils’ progress across a school.
  • Is a dedicated and committed individual who has high expectations of themselves, the staff and the pupils.
  • Understands the complexity, depth and breadth of genuine inclusivity and equality, and is committed to continually pursuing both
  • is committed to remaining abreast of advances in research and practice within Primary education.
  • has a strong work-ethic, is positive, approachable and a team-player, with integrity

possesses a genuine belief that all children are ‘free to achieve’ and celebrates the diversity in our school communities

What the school offers its staff

Roding Primary School and Nursery with provision for deaf childrenis a welcoming school where everyone is‘Free To Achieve’. The dedicated staff, amazing group of children and committed governors work hard to support strengths, improve weaknesses and remove any barriers that may prevent reaching potential. To this end we work as a team, following the school values:

At Roding we are:

Aspirational, Confident, Honest, Independent, Enthusiastic, Valued, Excellent, Respected, Successful

You are warmly invited to visit our school and find out more about this post. To arrange a visit, please email us as per the details below or telephone Caroline Durrance, School Business Manager, on 020 8504 3706.

To apply for this post, please download the job pack and email your completed application form to us at admin@rodingprimary.co.uk

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 1st May 2024 at 4pm

Interviews: Thursday 9th May 2024

Commitment to safeguarding

We believe that every member of the Roding community has responsibility for ensuring the safety and well being of every child at all times. The school follows the London Borough of Redbridge guidelines & has its own policy. Staff receive safeguarding training on a regular basis through annual level 1 training sessions and regular updates throughout the year. Members of staff, who include the Head Teacher will receive regular Level 2 training. Regular volunteers and visitors will also recieve safeguarding training. All staff have a duty of care and are expected to be proactive with reporting matters.

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 admin@rodingprimary.co.uk

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About Roding Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
432 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0208 5043706

Roding Primary School is a non-denominational, co-educational primary school in Woodford Green, North East of London. The school also has a Nursery unit, and a special provision for children affected by deafness.

Arranging a visit to Roding Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@rodingprimary.co.uk.

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