Deputy Headteacher - Oatlands Junior School, Harrogate

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Oatlands Junior SchoolHarrogate

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L6 - L10
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Deputy Headteacher - Oatlands Junior School – Harrogate 

Salary L6 - 10  

We are Oatlands Juniors. We’re amazing! If you are truly an ethical and inspirational leader, you will want to join our community, where children and staff are empowered to unlock their full potential.  We celebrate independence, tolerance, success and excellence in a wonderful setting in beautiful Harrogate.  

Working closely with the Headteacher and Senior Leadership, your role will be key to our plans to ensure that every child receives an outstanding education.  This is a fantastic opportunity to grow and develop your career from September 2018. With the support of a great Headteacher, fantastic staff team, the Trust and a great set of governors, you will have the opportunity to support our school in becoming even better.  

Oatlands Junior School is located within our beautiful spa town, regularly voted the happiest place to live and work in the UK! Our school is also proud to be a key partner of the Red Kite Learning Trust (RKLT), offering a wide range of professional and leadership development prospects for staff and many chances to share the specialist skills and knowledge with colleagues across both primary and secondary phases.  

You will have demonstrable management, leadership and ICT skills coupled with the ability to build and develop good relationships with the whole school community.  Organised, innovative and confident you must be a skilled communicator eager to take a full and active part in all aspects of school life.    

To find out more about Red Kite Learning Trust or Oatlands Junior School, please visit our websites: or        

Come and meet the school team, speak to colleagues, or discuss the reward package (including provision for up front salary, relocation support and consideration for portability of pay) with our HR Team. We encourage you to informally visit our school ahead of submitting an application - we would be delighted to welcome you and discuss the role in detail.   

Please contact our HR Team on: or Tel: 01423 535641 to arrange for a visit or ask any questions you may have.  Candidates are encouraged to complete our online electronic application process via the Red Kite Learning Trust, please visit:  

Closing Date: 12 noon Monday 23rd April 2018  

The selection process is currently planned for w/c 30th April 2018. 

Red Kite Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of students and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS.  Headteacher: Miss E Weir

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More about Oatlands Junior School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 7 - 11 years
Address: Beechwood Grove, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG2 8QP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1423 872827