Deputy Headteacher - Meltham CE Primary School

Primary Schools
Meltham CE (C) Primary School
Holmfirth Rd, Meltham, Holmfirth HD9 4DA
L9 - L13
L9 - L13

Deputy Headteacher

Full time


Grade L9-L13

Required to start in September 2021

NOR 415

We are looking for: a commitment to the highest standards of teaching, learning and achievement; candidates who have experience of working successfully within a senior leadership team; experience of leadership in KS1; experience leading Local Authority or school partnership moderation; the ability to lead, inspire and motivate the school and its community; a positive and active role model who engages with all stakeholders.

If you are a creative and lively leader with the vision to help take our successful school forward, we would welcome your application.

We are a highly respected, friendly and successful primary school located on the very edge of Huddersfield. Due to the promotion of our Deputy Headteacher to headship, the children, staff and governors are seeking to appoint a Deputy Headteacher to join us from September 2021. The school is actively seeking a positive and experienced teacher with experience of working within a collaborative senior leadership team.

We can offer: a school with a strong caring ethos where everyone is valued; committed, supportive staff, parents and governors; a school wishing to build on its successful standards.

For further information and to arrange an opportunity to visit us, please contact Jackie Oldham, School Business Manager on 01484 850671.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced Criminal Records Bureau disclosure will be required for this job.

Application forms from Kirklees

Completed forms should be returned to the School by Friday 5 March 2021 (by 12 noon)

Prospective candidates are invited to visit the school before applying. Any visits will take place under the mitigation measures laid out in the school’s Covid risk assessment.

Shortlisting will take place on Wednesday 10 March

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 23 March



05 March 2021, 12:00 PM

This job is subject to an enhanced DBS check.  A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

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