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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    27 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    1 February 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher
  • Deputy headteacher
  • Assistant headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L16- L22, £64,541- £74,283

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Has experience of Deputy Headship/Assistant Head Teacher/Head of School or Acting Headship /Headship in Primary (EY/KS1 or KS2
  • Has experience in more than one school
  • Is committed to upholding the ethos and values of Highfield Church of England Primary School
  • Is committed to meeting the needs of all learners regardless of ability or background
  • Must be prepared to embrace the Christian ethos and committed to providing acts of distinctively Christian worship that have integrity
  • Committed to enabling others to find and fulfil their unlimited potential
  • The use of a range of evidence, including performance data, to support, monitor, evaluate and improve aspects of school life, including challenging poor performance

What the school offers its staff

  • Across all learners and staff we offer our values of Love, Serve and Trust which underpin every aspect of the life of our school
  • Excellent development opportunities from working in partnership with the Diocese of Winchester, Southampton City Council and the Aspire Trust
  • A culture where the wellbeing of our whole community is at the centre of all we do
  • We aim to build individuals who will thrive and flourish and recognise the relevance of our values in their everyday lives

Commitment to safeguarding

Highfield Church of England Primary School has an absolute commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. The appointment of the successful applicant will be subject to a full-enhanced DBS check and receipt of satisfactory references as well as other relevant employment checks.

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About Highfield 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
314 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number

Highfield Church of England Primary, the oldest Primary School in Southampton (founded in 1846), is a popular, split-site, Voluntary Aided school (with half a mile between sites), situated in a leafy suburb close to the University of Southampton.

Arranging a visit to Highfield Church of England Primary School

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

School location

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