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Deputy Headteacher

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Poplars Primary School
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Salary details:
£52,643 - £57,986 pa
Job term:
Full Time
Closing date:
02 October 2020 12:00 PM
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Required from January 2021, earlier by negotiation.

The Deputy Headship of Poplars Primary School is an exciting and rare opportunity for a highly motivated and ambitious leader, looking to extend their experience of senior leadership in a rewarding environment and within a very supportive multi-academy trust. Poplars Primary School is part of a close-knit community with supportive parents and staff and wonderful children.

This role is essentially a non-teaching post but you will be required to demonstrate high-quality teaching in a mentoring and coaching role.

As a member of the senior leadership team you will provide support to the Headteacher in the performance of their duties by assisting and where necessary deputising in the leadership and management of the school. In addition, you will support the management and development of the school curriculum and teaching and learning provision, in order to promote improved educational outcomes for the children.

We are looking for:

  • effective leadership and management skills
  • an exemplary practitioner with the ability to coach and develop colleagues
  • a commitment to adapting and leading change, raising standards of education and accelerating the performance and achievement of our pupils
  • a creative and innovative approach
  • a commitment to improving life chances for pupils.

Please download the job description and person specification for more details and come and visit us, as our children are our best advertisement. Applicants are very welcome to visit the school. Please contact the school on (01502) 565757 to arrange a visit.

To arrange an informal discussion with Ali England, Headteacher, please contact Poplars Primary School on (01502) 565757.

How to apply:

Please return completed forms to: admin@poplars.suffolk.sch.uk

Interview date: w/c 12 October 2020.

Please note that Poplars Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment.

Evolution Academy Trust is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to promoting equality and social inclusion.


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