Assistant Headteacher, Bury

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East Ward Community Primary SchoolBury

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Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L3-L7 negotiable
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Required for January 2020

The Governing Body of East Ward Community Primary School is seeking to appoint an Assistant Headteacher with excellent interpersonal skills, personal presence and authority. 

The successful candidate will be creative, proactive and able to take the initiative in the strategic development of the school. 

S/he will be confident in a wide range of settings and with various groups of people, and will have personal warmth and a sense of humour. 

S/he will have the ability to remain calm under pressure, be highly resilient, and possess high levels of energy and commitment.

This is a full time role within the salary band L3 – L7.

East Ward Primary School is a caring, inclusive, multicultural school.

To join our team you will:-

Have high expectations of children and be committed to raising their achievement

Be a dedicated professional who can work as part of a team

Have excellent communication skills in dealing with children, staff, parents, governors and the wider community

Be eager to develop innovative ideas that excite and inspire our children

Be flexible, energetic and motivated

Have excellent organisational skills

Use your individual strengths to enhance the work of the whole school community

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged. If you would like to arrange a visit or speak to the Head Teacher David Waites, please contact us on 0161 764 6065 to make an appointment.

Interviews will be held on Friday 27 September 2019. Prior to this, we would like the opportunity to visit shortlisted candidates in their current school setting.

Employees of East Ward Primary School have a responsibility for, and must be committed to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and for ensuring that they are protected from harm.

Appointment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Please visit our school website to find out more about our school.

Application forms are returnable to Alison Smalley, Office Manager at by

noon on Tuesday 17 September 2019.

More about East Ward Community Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Willow Street, Bury, Lancashire, BL9 7QZ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 161 764 6065
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