Deputy Headteacher, Wokingham

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Bearwood Primary SchoolWokingham

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L10 - 14, depending on experience
Contract term: Permanent

The Governors of Bearwood Primary School are looking to appoint an inspirational Deputy Headteacher who can maintain our warm, safe and caring family environment of which we are very proud.

We have excellent transport links, fantastic children, a dedicated staff team and beautifully maintained grounds. We set high expectations for all, achieved through a dynamic and well-resourced curriculum. Our inclusive and diverse school is at an exciting stage in its journey, providing an opportunity for the right candidate to really make their mark. You will be well supported with excellent professional development.

To realise our ambition, vision and values we are looking for someone who:

  • Has experience as a primary classroom teacher, preferably across a range of years
  • Has successful leadership and management experience in a school as a subject or phase leader or a deputy/assistant headteacher
  • Will act as an effective role model, promoting exemplary behaviour across the school community, creating a professional and caring ethos where all individuals are respected
  • Is an inspirational leader who recognises and motivates emerging talent in the school community and can build open, productive relationships with all stakeholders
  • Can demonstrate excellent strategic abilities ensuring the optimum use of data and resources in leading the school to achieve effective child-centred outcomes
  • Has knowledge and experience of leading on curriculum development
  • Will challenge all in the school to reach their goals, instilling a strong sense of aspiration and accountability
  • Has demonstrable knowledge and experience of school systems which drive improvement
  • Is committed to safeguarding and equality

Closing Date: Monday 18th March 2019 at 10:00am
Interviews: Tuesday 26th March 2019
Visits: By appointment

For further details, please see the school website:

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.  Please email to arrange an appointment or request an application pack.

Bearwood Primary School is committed to safeguarding, equality and promoting the welfare of all children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

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More about Bearwood Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Bearwood Road, Sindlesham, Wokingham, Berkshire, RG41 5BB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 118 9784628