Deputy Headteacher

Deputy Headteacher
Location: Samuel Ward Academy, Haverhill
Salary: L18-L22 (£60,755 - £67,008)
Job start: 1st September 2019
Job term: Full time
Job type: Permanent

Samuel Ward Academy would like to appoint a Deputy Headteacher for their Academy.

The school is part of the Unity Schools Partnership Multi Academy Trust which is committed to growth and career development. The Trust is a driven organisation which is committed to developing young people as successful learners, confident individuals and responsible citizens. If you are ambitious and keen to work in a family of schools committed to these values in West Suffolk where succession planning is strongly embedded, please consider applying for the post of Deputy Headteacher at Samuel Ward Academy.

We are looking for a candidate who will want to support staff, challenge the status quo and lead rapid improvement. We want solutions-driven, proactive and highly influential and effective applicants who see Deputy Headship as the next stage in their journey. The team is flexible and will allocate roles and responsibilities to reflect the experience and skills of the successful candidate and to support their career progression.

CPD opportunities are widely available and actively encouraged across the Trust schools.

If you would like to know more about the opportunity to lead this school in the next stage of its development please contact the Headteacher – Andy Hunter at

If you are interested in applying for this post, please click apply now below.

Closing Date: Friday 3rd May 2019.
Interviews: Thursday 9th May 2019.

Unity Schools Partnership is committed to equal opportunities, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required.

Unity Schools Partnership – welcoming diversity.

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Deputy Headteacher
Secondary Assistant Headteacher
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Teaching Staff
Closing date
Friday 03 May 2019
School name
Samuel Ward Academy
Mr A Hunter
DfE school no.
Samuel Ward Academy Chalkstone Way Haverhill Suffolk
01440 761511
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