Holy Trinity Primary School, A Church of England Academy
Savile Park Road, Halifax, HX1 2ES
The following post is available from September 2019.
Deputy Headteacher L11 – 15
Do you want to work for a successful, forward thinking school with fantastic facilities?
Holy Trinity C of E Primary School is a large, inclusive school in Halifax. At our last Ofsted in Feb 2018 we were judged to be ‘Good’ where ‘The school’s culture of high expectations is underpinned by a strong sense of moral purpose.’ Our SIAMs inspection in March 2018 found that ‘The wellbeing of children is at the heart of the school’s mission to provide outstanding education.’
We are looking for an enthusiastic, inspirational and resilient Deputy Headteacher who will embody the Christian ethos and culture of the school. The candidate will have the capacity to help lead and motivate our dedicated staff and pupils to the next stage of our continued development and improvement. They will have a strong and caring leadership style, with the ability to inspire and bring out the best in everyone. The role will be challenging but rewarding and will include a teaching commitment.
We are looking for a professional individual who:
Has senior leadership experience of at least Assistant Head or equivalent
Has sympathy with Christian traditions
Is an Outstanding classroom teacher
Is passionate about improving educational standards
Possesses excellent communication skills
Has the highest expectations for learners, staff and the wider community
In return, we can offer:
Enthusiastic and well-motivated children
A friendly and committed team of talented staff
A dedicated professional learning programme,
The opportunity to be part of school led system leadership,
Opportunities to take part in EEF research projects and other trials,
A commitment to your wellbeing; free physio, counselling services, and a variety of wellbeing activities.
Fantastic premises and extensive outdoor provision, including IT suite, cooking kitchen, and woodland area.
Application packs can be obtained by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or can be downloaded from the school website www.holytrinitycofecalderdale.org.uk. Completed forms should be returned to the HR Administrator in person or by email to email@example.com
Tour of the school: Wednesday 1st May at 5pm.
Closing date: 9am on Tuesday 7th May 2019.
Shortlisting date: Friday 10th May
Assessment and interview dates: Monday 20th and Tuesday 21st May 2019.
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants to posts that are exempted from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act will be subject to a criminal record check (Enhanced Disclosure) from the Criminal Records Bureau before the appointment is confirmed.