Deputy Headteacher, London Borough of Barking & Dagenham

Closing date:

Henry Green Primary SchoolLondon Borough of Barking & Dagenham

Date posted:
Start date: April - Sept
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L12 - L16
Contract term: Permanent

Deputy Headteacher  Salary: Group 3, L12-L16 Inner London

Start date: April 2018 or September 2018

The Governors and Headteacher of Henry Green Primary School are seeking to appoint an inspirational Deputy Head Teacher with a proven track record of high quality teaching and the passion to lead and further enhance our leadership team. If you want an exciting new challenge and to be part of a committed team of practitioners, then we have the ideal opportunity for you.

The successful candidate will be someone who 

· Is an enthusiastic and motivated individual

· Is an effective classroom practitioner with high expectations and outstanding teaching.

· Shows integrity, professionalism and initiative

· Will promote high standards and expectations of achievement

· Has the ability to lead, motivate and inspire staff and children

· Is able to lead on behaviour management, curriculum development and assessment

· Is committed to working effectively with parents, carers and the wider community

· Will take an active part in all aspects of school life

· Shows excellent interpersonal and communication skills

· Has the desire to develop effective leadership, management and organisational skills

· Is able to use data to enhance pupil progress

· Is hardworking and highly motivated, with a strong team spirit and a good sense of humour.

We can offer you:

  • A diverse and supportive community of friendly children, who are eager to achieve      and deserve the best
  • A talented and forward thinking leadership team, with dedicated and hardworking staff      and Governors
  • The opportunity to be part of a team that will move the school forward through      a time of change
  • A commitment to on-going professional development      and support to become a headteacher
  • A significant opportunity to take a lead role in the direction the school takes over the next few years.

Visits to the school are actively encouraged. Please contact the school office on 0208 270 4466 to arrange a visit, or by email:

For an application form please contact the School Business Manager Krystal Britton via email All completed forms should be returned to the school address as above. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Closing date: Monday 19th February 2018 – 12pm

Shortlisting: 19th February 2018

Interviews: Friday 23rd February

"This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and a comprehensive screening process, including. An enhanced disclosure check, will be undertaken on all applicants."


Job location

More about Henry Green Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Green Lane, Dagenham, Essex, RM8 1UR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 82704466
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2
employer gallery photo 3
employer gallery photo 4
employer gallery photo 5
employer gallery photo 6
employer gallery photo 7
employer gallery photo 8
employer gallery photo 9
employer gallery photo 10
employer gallery photo 11
employer gallery photo 12
employer gallery photo 13

Henry Green Primary School is a mixed gender, non-denomination comprehensive in Dagenham, East London. There are two forms from Reception to Year 6, and an accompanying Nursery. Henry Green school is located on Green Lane, a short distance from prima...