Acting Deputy Headteacher (Maternity cover) at Cogenhoe Primary School

  • Teach Northamptonshire
  • Full Time
  • Northampton
Teach Northamptonshire

Job Description

An exciting opportunity has arisen due to maternity leave, for an aspiring Acting Deputy Headteacher to work in collaboration and under the direction of the Acting Headteacher to strengthen the strategic direction and development of the school.

We are looking for a highly motivated, energetic and enthusiastic person, who has the passion and commitment to support, challenge and develop staff and lead our amazing team. The successful candidate will be an experienced or aspiring school leader, who will support the ethos, values and policies of the school to ensure high standards and continuous school improvement is achieved throughout Cogenhoe Primary. Although the role is not to manage one specific class, we are looking for the right person whose classroom practice is innovative and consistently reflect outstanding practices, along with supporting and strengthening the leadership, so that key priorities for the school can be realised. The Acting Deputy Headteacher will support the Acting Headteacher in specific daily tasks, including administration and organisation of the school day and take on additional responsibilities that the Acting Headteacher requests.

Cogenhoe is a vibrant and welcoming school, which is at the heart of the local community. We are a good school, with a committed and energetic team who continually strive to ensure the best possible outcomes for all our pupils.

At Cogenhoe we are passionate about security creative and engaging learning experiences, which ensure every child has a thirst for knowledge and life-long commitment to learning.

As a school, we are committed to nurturing and growing talent and developing future leaders. If you think that you are the right person for the job, we would welcome the opportunity to show potential applicants around our school, where you will be able to meet our amazing staff and children.

Visits can be arranged by contacting the school office.

An application pack has been attached, however, if you would like this emailed direct to you, please contact Tracey Howes, Business Manager, [email protected]

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to safe recruitment practices, which include an enhanced DBS check along with 2 positive references from current and previous employers and completion of a medical check.

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