Deputy Headteacher, Durham

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Ferryhill Station Primary SchoolDurham
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Start date: Autumn Term 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L3 –L7, £41,368 - £45,743
Contract term: Permanent

Required for Autumn Term 2018. The Governors seek to appoint a committed, experienced and enthusiastic teacher with senior management experience.

Governors would like to appoint someone who -

  • can support us on our continued drive towards raising standards
  • can complement our committed and forward-thinking team
  • is friendly and approachable
  • is an outstanding practitioner
  • The children would like a Deputy Head who is fun, interesting and fair.

In return, the school can offer -

  • enthusiastic and inquisitive children
  • a lively and energetic atmosphere
  • a caring and nurturing staff
  • progressive leadership

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.

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 cannot be progressed without this declaration.

Essential Qualifications: Qualified Teacher status

Closing date for receipt of applications is Wednesday 18 April 2018 12 noon

Ferryhill Station Primary School
Ferryhill Station
DL17 0DB
Telephone: 01740 651291

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Address: Ferryhill Station, Chilton Lane, Ferryhill, County Durham, DL17 0DB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1740 651291