Assistant Headteacher KS2

At Gaywood Primary School due to the promotion of one of our existing Assistant Headteacher’s we are looking to appoint an Assistant Headteacher with responsibility for KS2.

This is a rare opportunity for an enthusiastic leader who has incredibly high expectations of children’s learning and a clear understanding of assessment at all levels. The successful candidate will positively promote inclusion, ensuring high-quality learning experiences for all children and have a commitment to raising pupils’ expectations and achievement.

We are looking for an exceptional teacher able to communicate their passion for learning to all stakeholders. A high quality, effective leader who inspires others and has a proven track record of school improvement and raising standards in core subjects who is also proficient in the use of data and assessment to promote and accelerate pupil progress. Someone who has an innovative outlook and a commitment to the role, who has a clear ambition, determination and who will be fully involved in the life of the school. This is a full-time, permanent role that involves a teaching responsibility of two days.

We can offer you fantastic children who are keen to learn and friendly, supportive colleagues who are motivated to develop their school and work well together and an excellent CPD programme linked to your needs and aspirations. Our Governors and Trustees are supportive and you will have a unique opportunity to develop your career in a forward-looking Trust.

Gaywood Primary School is a two-form entry school of 412 pupils. We are part of West Norfolk Academies Trust who work in a supportive partnership with Primary and Secondary schools ensuring each school maintains their unique identity and ethos. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. please contact the school to arrange this on 01553 774147, or contact

Gaywood Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This includes obtaining references and ensures compliance with the DBS process.

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Asst Headteacher
Primary Assistant Headteacher
Staff category
Teaching Staff
Closing date
Friday 05 April 2019
School name
West Norfolk Academies Trust
Mr A Johnson
DfE school no.
West Norfolk Academies Trust Queensway Kings Lynn Norfolk
PE30 4AW
01553 773393
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