Deputy Headteacher, North Yorkshire

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Hookstone Chase Primary SchoolNorth Yorkshire

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Start date: Easter 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L8 to L12
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Hookstone Chase Primary School, Harrogate, is a vibrant and thriving primary school that prides itself on providing an inclusive education that develops the whole child. 

We are looking for an exceptional Primary Deputy Headteacher who can demonstrate inspirational leadership and who has the proven skills, attributes and knowledge to take this community-centred school from Good to Great. You will strive for excellence in all you do and be highly committed to providing first class provision for all our children. You will have energy, experience and passion to motivate yourself, the staff and the pupils to be the best they can be.

To be the successful candidate you will:

  • Have excellent, well-developed interpersonal skills; 
  • Have a strong commitment to inclusion, diversity and flexible working practices;
  • Be ambitious for our School and Trust and for each and every learner within it;
  • Be able to build strong communities within and outside of the school;
  • Be able to innovate, embrace and manage whole-school change.

Why work for Northern Star Academies Trust?

We are a mission-driven Multi-Academy Trust, with an unwavering commitment to inspiring and supporting children and young people of all ages to fulfil their potential and better the world. We offer access to a professional and supportive community of schools, highly collaborative senior leaders, and mentors to help develop and progress your career. Each school in our Trust is unique and all of our primary and secondary academies are rated ‘good’ or ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted.

For further information please download an application pack from or our Trust website We would welcome potential applicants to visit the school prior to making an application. Please contact Mrs Sally Evans to arrange this on the contact details below.

Please note completed applications must be returned FAO: Mrs Sally Evans at or post to Northern Star Academies Trust, Gargrave Road, Skipton, BD23 1QL. 

Closing date: Noon, Tuesday 26th November 2019

Interview dates: Tuesday 3rd and Wed 4th December 2019

More about Hookstone Chase Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 11 years
Address: Hookstone Chase, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG2 7DJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1423 886026