Assistant Headteacher - Farnham Primary School

Primary Schools
Farnham Primary School
Full time. Start Date: 12th April 2021
Stratford Road, Bradford, BD7 3HU
Leadership spine point 4-8
Leadership spine point 4-8

Kirklees Council are advertising this role on behalf of Farnham Primary School.

Are you an outstanding, inspirational and highly professional practitioner, who is ready for the challenge of joining the Senior Leadership Team as Assistant Head?

This will be a challenging role with teacher responsibility for a whole class but also additionally support the Headteacher in the leading and running of the school.

You will be responsible for all aspects of education and safeguarding for a Phase in school - either Early Years, Key Stage 1 or Key Stage 2. You will play a pivotal role in the decision-making process for the school.

Farnham will offer you:

  • An opportunity to develop leadership skills outside the classroom with dedicated weekly leadership time
  • Access to tailored CPD to support career progression
  • Enthusiastic, well-behaved children who are keen to learn
  • Working alongside supportive and experienced Headteacher and Deputy Headteacher.

What Ofsted say (March 2016):

‘An outstanding school – school leaders have the highest expectations of pupils and adults. They demand the best and staff deliver’

‘Adults and pupils take great pride in the exceptional internal environment, which oozes quality and reflects the excellent work that goes on in this school.’

‘Pupils behave exceptionally well in lessons and in all areas of the school, inside and outside. Pupils are happy and safe.’

For further information, interested candidates are requested to contact Claire Hogg (School Operations Manager) at or call 01274 573297.

To apply for this post – go to

Visits to the school are highly recommended – we will ensure all Covid-19 measures are in place and ask that you wear a mask.

Closing date:12 noon, Friday 29th January 2021.

Interviews: Tuesday 9th February 2021.

We are committed to safeguarding all pupils and staff.
This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check and two references.

29 January 2021, 12:00 PM

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