"Love your neighbour as you love yourself."

Deputy Head Teacher


From January 2020                           Salary Scale: Leadership 4-8

“Love your neighbour as you love yourself” Matthew 22:39

The School Governors are seeking to appoint a Deputy Headteacher with a proven track record of excellent classroom practice, who is child-centred and who will support the school’s ethos.

We are seeking an ambitious and energetic professional with experience of leading teams, monitoring teaching and learning, and with experience of successfully leading improvement and raising standards.

Our school’s unique character is highly valued by our children, families, staff and wider community; and as a school we expect everyone to actively contribute to and promote our strong, positive ethos. 

If you are a dynamic and inspirational leader with the capacity to grow and develop in the role; if you have initiative, constructive enthusiasm, and the ambition to play a major role in the leadership and management of our school; then we would love to hear from you.


Closing date for applications: Monday 7th October

Shortlisting will take place on Wednesday 9th October

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 16th October

St Nicolas C.E. Junior School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure will be sought from the successful candidate.

Application Form

Job Description

Person Specification

Letter from chair of governors

Ofsted Report

SIAMS Report


Classroom Expectations Document

Safeguarding Statement