Deputy Headteacher, Tower Hamlets

Closing date:Expiring today

Arnhem Wharf Primary SchoolTower Hamlets

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L17 - L22
Contract term: Permanent

Required for September 2019

Deputy Headteacher

£66,825-£74,567 (L17 – L22)

Following the promoton of our current Deputy Headteacher to her own headship, we are looking for a Deputy Headteacher to join our staff team in September, 2019.

This is an exceptional opportunity for a candidate who will be ambitious for our school, ambitious for our children and ambitious for him or herself. We offer a creative, positive and challenging school environment with plenty of opportunity for leadership learning.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be an excellent teacher with the ability to inspire and support teaching and learning
  • Be passionate about providing high quality education experiences for all children
  • Be dedicated to making a difference and improving the life chances of our children
  • Be committed to leading a curriculum that is broad, rich and of high quality
  • Show resilience in the face of challenge

We will offer you:

  • A lively and creative school, committed to working with the community
  • Motivated and engaged children who are keen to learn
  • A supportive and friendly environment
  • The opportunity to work in strategic partnership with the headteacher and governing body
  • Membership of our creative and ambitious senior leadership team
  • A dedicated and enthusiastic staff team
  • An attractive and well-resourced school

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged. Please email

Download the application pack from the school website at

Applications should be returned to

Closing date:                    18th March 2019 (noon)

Visits:                                    by arrangement

Shortlisting:                     20th March 2019

Tasks & Interviews:     2nd & 3rd April 2019

Arnhem Wharf Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all members of staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about Arnhem Wharf Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: 1 Arnhem Place, London, E14 3RP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7515 4310