Deputy Headteacher, Barnsley

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Carlton Primary AcademyBarnsley
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Start date: September 2019 or sooner
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L6-L10
Contract term: Permanent

The Governors at Carlton Primary Academy wish to appoint an exceptional Deputy Headteacher to join the senior leadership team in driving school improvement and taking the school forward. The candidate will have prior leadership experience and be an outstanding teacher, and whilst not having a classroom responsibility, able to model this practice across the academy.  In addition, there will be a lead role in developing and implementing whole school curriculum change focusing on knowledge and skills that pupils gain and monitor and evaluate its impact on the quality of education and outcomes.

Here at Carlton Primary Academy we will create a culture where ALL children fulfil their personal, social and academic potential in preparing for life after Carlton. Our core values are 





We are a happy, caring community where together we can do anything. We have an inspiring and motivating learning environment where everyone achieves success. Our talented team of staff are constantly striving to deliver the very best of opportunities for our children. Our distinctive ethos of care and respect promotes high standards of behaviour and attainment. We aim to provide a rich and vibrant curriculum which stimulates children’s interests. We value the partnership between parents, pupils and staff and welcome parents into our school at every opportunity. Sharing the values of Carlton Primary Academy, the successful candidate will enable a provision of outstanding and progressive learning opportunities, creating an environment which is student-centred and embraces the richness of diversity with high aspirations for all. 

For an informal, confidential discussion, please contact Mr Alex Steadman, Head of Academy, on 01226 723691. Visits to the academy are highly recommended and these can be booked by contacting the school office. Closing date for applications is 1.00pm on 19th March 2019 with lesson observations held from 20th to 22nd March 2019 and interviews held on the 25th March 2019. Application forms and details are available from and returnable to Mrs. Nicola Nurcombe, Carlton Primary Academy, Fish Dam Lane, Barnsley S71 3HF. Telephone 01226 722166. Or alternately can be found on the website: by following the vacancy links. 

Please note for this post you will be required to undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Baring Service check. The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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More about Carlton Primary Academy
Address: Fish Dam Lane, Carlton, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S71 3HF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1226 722166