This job expired on 17 May 2024

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    17 May 2024 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    26 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Deputy headteacher

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£60,785.00 - £66,956.00

Pay scale

Leadership scale points L11 - L15

What skills and experience we're looking for

Why This Role?

This isn't just any Deputy Head position - it's a chance to be part of something truly special. As a newly created role within our outstanding Trust, you'll have the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of children that attend our setting. Whether you're an emerging leader hungry for a chance to make an impact or a seasoned senior leader seeking fresh challenges, we want to hear from you.

What We're Looking For:

Above all, we're searching for someone with the right attitude and disposition - someone who is relentless in their pursuit of excellence and unwavering in their commitment to providing the very best educational offer for our students. Under the guidance of our Executive Principal, you'll add capacity to our leadership teams, leading and/or supporting on various aspects of school improvement, including CPD, teacher and middle leaders development, behaviour, attendance, and safeguarding.

Your Role:

This role will be as dynamic and diverse as our Trust itself. From spearheading professional development initiatives to driving improvements in behaviour and attendance, you'll be at the forefront of shaping our schools' success. Don't worry if you don't have direct experience in all areas of school leadership - we'll provide you with high-quality training and guidance through a comprehensive induction program.

What the school offers its staff

Join Our Team as Deputy Head across the Lion Academy Trust (Wellingborough Hub)

Are you ready to embark on an exciting journey in education?

About Us:

At the Lion Academy Trust, we're not just shaping young minds; we're nurturing future leaders, innovators, and changemakers. Our commitment to excellence and inclusivity drives everything we do, and now, due to the expansion of our Trust, we're seeking a passionate and dynamic individual to join us in a unique and newly created role as a Deputy Head who will work across all of our primary schools in the Wellingborough Hub.

Why Join Us?

  • Make an Impact: Your work will directly impact the lives of children and families in the Wellingborough community.

  • Professional Growth: We're committed to your development and offer opportunities for career advancement within our Trust all the way through to Headship.

  • Innovation: Join a forward-thinking organisation where we aim to prepare our children for the future with our bespoke curriculum.

  • Collaborative Culture: Work alongside passionate educators who are dedicated to making a difference every day.

Ready to Join Us?

If you're ready to take the next step in your career or just want to find a bit more information about this bespoke and unique role, then contact Executive Principal Mr Nicky Kingsnorth on 01933 381600 for a private and confidential chat.

Application Process:

Please submit your application via:


by Friday 17th May at 3.00pm. Early applications are encouraged, as we will be reviewing candidates on a rolling basis.

Join us on this journey to excellence - together, we can empower every child to reach their full potential!

Commitment to safeguarding

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

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About Warwick Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
262 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Warwick Academy is an Ofsted 'Good' two -form entry primary school, situated on the Kingsway Estate - Wellingborough. Our educational philosophy is simple: we believe that challenging children to achieve academically and personally is vital in ensuring they aim high in life.

We believe all children can achieve their dreams and we aim to recognise and celebrate all talents and successes. We are committed to providing a broad and balanced curriculum which enables children to grow as learners so they can progress to the next stage of their educational journey successfully.

Our core values are embedded in everything we do and we ensure children feel safe and develop the essential life skills to live a happy and fulfilled life in modern Britain.

We are a committed and dedicated staff team. #TeamWarwick are determined to deliver the highest quality educational experiences for our children so that 'hand in hand we learn'.

Arranging a visit to Warwick Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email k.ridge@warwickprimary.net.

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