Deputy Headteacher

Following the promotion of the previous post holder, we are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, well qualified and talented Deputy Headteacher from September 2018.

We are looking for a person who:
  • Shares the school’s inclusive and nurturing Christian ethos
  • Will be a model of excellence as a teacher and leader, both academically and spiritually, inspiring and motivating children and staff to do their very best
  • Will work with our recently appointed headteacher to achieve our aim of taking the school from good to outstanding
  • Has a proven track record of working collaboratively with others to raise standards and aspirations for all children;
  • Is a warm person with a good sense of humour and strong team ethics

We are proud to offer you:
  • An award winning school recognised as ‘outstanding’ by SIAMS and ‘good’ by OFSTED; “Without doubt, St Thomas the Martyr Voluntary Aided Church of England Primary School is a warm and inviting school, where leaders do not rest until they feel they have done the best for their pupils.” Ofsted 2017 “The school’s loving and caring Christian ethos creates a secure and joyful context within which all the children are enabled to give of their best.”   SIAMS 2015
  • Enthusiastic and motivated children who are eager to learn and proud of their school;
  • A hardworking, skilled and enthusiastic staff team, led by our new, energetic and dedicated headteacher, who are supportive of each other and committed to their own professional development;
  • A supportive and dedicated team of Governors with wide ranging skills and expertise



Welcome letter
Job Description
Person Specification
Application Form

The closing date for applications is Friday 16th March 2018 at 12 noon

Shortlisting will take place on Tuesday 20th March 2018

Interviews will take place on Wednesday 18th and Thursday 19 April 2018 

Visits to the school are encouraged. Please contact the school office on 01695 622970 to arrange a visit.

Completed applications should be submitted electronically to
or posted to the school, marked for the attention of Mr Carl Roscoe, Headteacher

St. Thomas the Martyr Church of England Primary School
Highgate Road,
Up Holland,
WN8 0HX.

Phone: 01695 622970
Fax: 01695 622970