Senior Deputy Headteacher for the Secondary Phase

Bridgwater College Academy, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 4QY

Deadline is today

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    5 October 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    12 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£62,266 per annum

Senior Deputy Headteacher for the Secondary Phase job summary

Bridgwater College Academy is an independent but wholly Government funded school for3 to 16 year olds in Bridgwater.

Senior Deputy Headteacher for the Secondary Phase

(REF: 632)

Full-time and permanent

Spot Salary: £62,266 per annum

Start Date: January 2023

This is an exciting opportunity to join our Academy, where putting students first is part of our fundamental culture. We strongly believe that positive outcomes for our students come from the professionalism, commitment and passion for excellence displayed by our staff.

The Senior Deputy Headteacher selected for this role will work with the Headteacher and the Primary Deputy Headteacher to provide excellent leadership in improving behaviour, attendance, raising achievement and the nurturing of our thriving and unique school community.

The successful applicant will be expected to actively promote our BCA core values of:

High-expectations, Respect, Resilience and Responsibility.

We welcome visits to the school and will endeavour to share some of the ways we support and value our staff here at the Academy and more widely within the Bridgwater College Trust. You may feel you want to join us in making a significant contribution to narrowing the gap in achievement for our students and enabling young people to feel the exhilaration of going ‘beyond their best’.

As an employee with the Trust, you can expect to receive:

  • Employee Rewards scheme – High Street discounts, Staff Wellbeing centre
  • A Trust wide leadership competencies framework
  • A professional leadership development coach
  • Personalised professional development supported by an exceptional team within the Academy and driven through The Continual Professional Growth Policy which replaces appraisal and pay progression

Full details and an application pack can be found in the ‘Key Information’ section, under ‘Vacancies’ at:

Closing Date for applications: Wednesday 5th October 2022 at 12pm

Bridgwater College Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share its commitment. Our mission is that all children achieve. A criminal disclosure check will be requested for any applicant who is offered a position

Using the application form

Full details and an application pack can be found in the ‘Key Information’ section, under ‘Vacancies’ on our website

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About Bridgwater College Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 16
School size
1514 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 16

Bridgwater College Academy is a mixed all-through Academy which combines both primary and secondary education for pupils aged 3 to 16. The academy, which is sponsored by Bridgwater College, is located in Bridgwater, Somerset, England.

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