Deputy Headteacher - Non class based West View Primary School, Hartlepool

Job description

The Deputy Head Teacher will play a critical role in the life of the school and the wider academy trust via;
• Sharing in the leadership and management of the school
• Supporting the head teacher in meeting the aims of the school
• Being a role model for teaching and learning
• Making a distinctive contribution to raising pupil standards
• Contributing effectively to the work of the wider school team
• Ensuring the continuation of the high standards of safeguarding and promotion of the welfare of children
• Taking advantage of CPD opportunities and using the outcomes effectively to improve pupils’ learning.

Main areas of responsibilities will include:
1. Over-arching Curriculum
2. Teaching and learning with Assessment
3. Data

Essential educational requirements

1. Qualified teacher status – degree or equivalent

Essential qualifications

1. Qualified teacher status – degree or equivalent

Essential skills and experience

Successful teaching experience across the primary age range. Judged to be an outstanding teacher
Holds a senior position or has significant leadership and management responsibility in a primary school for at least 2 years
Proven ability to lead and manage staff and develop high performing teams
Ability to work in partnership with:
- the Governing Body
- other external agencies
Led on aspects of school improvement identified through the school’s self evaluation process
Substantial knowledge of the National Curriculum, current curriculum developments and a detailed understanding of the principles of good curriculum provision in practice
Experience of leading curriculum developments and in service training.
Knowledge of school improvement strategies and an ability to support the Headteacher in managing and enhancing the performance of all staff.
Ability to analyse, interpret and act upon relevant school improvement information, assessment information and data


About West View Primary School

Address
Davison Drive, Hartlepool, TS24 9BP
Phase
Primary
Type
Academy
Website
West View Primary School website (opens in a new window)