Deputy Headteacher, Northumberland

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Burnside Primary SchoolNorthumberland
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Start date: 1 January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Group 2, LPR £42,398 - £46,799
Contract term: Permanent

N.O.R.  230 including 28 in Nursery

The Governors seek to appoint:

  • an enthusiastic and effective professional
  • who is committed to building upon our strong links with the Community
  • with the skills and experience to lead learning across the school

This post will be non class-based during the Spring and Summer Terms.

Applicants will need to provide leadership of a high quality in the academic, pastoral and management fields and be able to show evidence of the successful implementation of change.

Application forms and an information pack are available from and returnable to The Corporate Director of Children and Young People’s Services, c/o the School and Governor Support Service, Children and Young People’s Services, County Hall, Durham. DH1 5UJ, or email

Durham County Council is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applicants from all sections of the community.

Applicants with disabilities will be invited for interview if the essential job criteria are met.

Closing date for receipt of applications:  Friday 21 September 2018 at 12 noon.

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Disclosure form.

Please note that the Childcare Disqualifications Regulations 2009 apply to this position and therefore you are required to complete the ‘Disqualification by Association’ declaration form.  Should you be successful in your application for this post, your appointment can not be progressed without this declaration.


Margaret Whellans
Corporate Director of Children and Young People’s Services

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More about Burnside Primary School
Address: Northumbrian Road, Cramlington, Northumberland, NE23 1XZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1670 736052