This job expired on 22 April 2024

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    22 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    25 March 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: 32.5 hours per week

Contract type


Pay scale

L6-L10 £53380-£58959

What skills and experience we're looking for

Due to the promotion of the previous post holder, the governors of St Nicholas CE Primary School are seeking to appoint a highly motivated person with successful leadership experience. Christ is at the heart of our caring and happy Christian school and we are looking for someone who shares the Christian values that are the golden thread running through everything we do. We are looking for an outstanding leader to match our high expectations and aspirations. The post requires an experienced teacher, who can work across the primary age range, with vision and drive. St Nicholas CE School is a forward-thinking, supportive community with a strong Christian ethos and total team commitment to improving the outcomes and aspirations of all our children.

We are looking for someone who has:

  • The ability to promote our Christian vision and ethos.
  • A passion to nurture our children to achieve their full potential.
  • The imagination, enthusiasm and desire to continue to build on our successes.
  • Exemplary teaching, interpersonal and communication skills.
  • The ability to motivate, lead and inspire our dedicated team.

The children would like someone who:

  • Is kind and approachable.
  • Is hard-working and will help them do their best.
  • Is positive and makes learning fun.

What the school offers its staff

We will offer you:

  • A caring Christian school with high standards and expectations.
  • Fabulous children and supportive parents.
  • An excellent team of staff and governors who work together to achieve success.
  • Professional development linked to future promotion.

Don't take our word for it, come and see our wonderful school for yourself. Visits to school are recommended and warmly welcomed.

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 St Nicholas Church of England Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
211 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number

Arranging a visit to St Nicholas Church of England Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@stnicholas.sefton.org.uk.

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