AH Assistant Headteacher

Job Vacancy

Assistant Headteacher

Permanent, full time

Leadership Scale L5 – L9

September 2022


aston hall junior & infant school

Friday 25th March 2022 (noon)

About us

At Wickersley Partnership Trust, students and learning are at the centre of everything we do. We nurture the development of knowledge, creativity, skills and understanding to help our children develop into happy, healthy, caring and successful citizens. We do this in a safe and positive learning environment where every individual is valued, self-belief is encouraged and each individual is able to achieve their full potential.

Wickersley Partnership Trust was founded in 2014 with charitable status and currently comprises of 8 primary schools and 5 secondary schools (including 1 sixth form) across Rotherham and neighbouring counties. WPT is committed to ensuring that all students have the best educational experience possible, and to do this, we recognise the importance of supporting our staff thoroughly in their professional development through the dissemination of best practice and collaboration, and through reflecting and debating on their practice. More about WPT’s vision can be found on our website.

About the role

Are you an outstanding classroom practitioner interested in a new and exciting challenge to progress your career? We are looking for an enthusiastic, innovative and committed Assistant Headteacher to join our Leadership Team at Aston Hall Junior & Infant School. Applications are welcome from those with a proven track record in leadership.

You will inspire and work with all staff to continue to raise standards, lead and contribute to the school ethos and develop strong, effective relationships with all stakeholders.

Our ideal candidate will have proven leadership skills, a good understanding of what is required to support the most vulnerable children in our school and have high expectations of themselves and others. You should be able to demonstrate knowledge of the principles behind school improvement planning, monitoring and reviewing progress.

Visits to the school are encouraged and are arranged for the 10th and 14th March. If you have any further questions about visits, please email recruitment@wickersleypt.org.

Please visit our new recruitment website to apply.

In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check and satisfactory references.

Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check

Please note we operate safer recruitment and we do not accept CVs, all applicants must complete an application form in full.