Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    14 May 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    4 May 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
£45,319 - £50,026 (L5-L9)

Job summary

As a member of the School’s Senior Leadership Team, the Deputy Headteacher will work with the Headteacher and Governing Body to maintain an environment that promotes and secures excellent teaching, effective learning, high standards of achievement and excellent behaviour. In achieving this, the Deputy Headteacher will be an excellent role model, responsible for working with and supporting the Headteacher in all aspects of school leadership and management.

Specifically, under the direction of the Headteacher, the Deputy Headteacher will take a major role in, and accept responsibility for, aspects of the following:

• Formulating the aims and objectives of the school, including supporting the Headteacher in determining, organising and implementing the curriculum and assessment procedures across the school
• Establishing and implementing policies for achieving these aims and objectives
• Managing staff and resources to that end, ensuring management decisions are implemented
• Monitoring progress towards the achievement of the School’s aims and objectives

• If the Headteacher is absent, the Deputy Headteacher will deputise, as directed by the Governing Body.
• The Deputy Headteacher will also be expected to fulfil the professional responsibilities of a Headteacher, as set out in the School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions Document (STPCD).

Further information can be found in the candidate pack.

Employee benefits

please see candidate pack

Applying for the job

To apply for the role please complete an teaching application form which can be found at
Further information can be found in the candidate pack
Completed applications should be returned to

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
387 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Ofsted report
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Contact phone number

About Watchfield Primary School

Primary School in an expanding village, close to Defence Academy so the school has a very international feel to it.

Arranging a visit to Watchfield Primary School

Please contact us by phone if you wish to arrange a visit

School location

North Street, Wiltshire, SN6 8SD

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