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School name:
Rainford Brook Lodge Primary School
School address:
Rufford Road, Rainford, St Helens, WA10 4JX. Tel: 01744 678816, Fax: 01744 678815
Job title:
Deputy Headteacher
People's Services
Leadership Points 5-9
From: 44106 To: 48687
Full Time
Closing date:


The Governors of this happy and successful primary school are looking to appoint an Outstanding Deputy Headteacher from September 2019.

The successful candidate will be:

* A leader with the enthusiasm and inter-personal skills to motivate staff and encourage teamwork;

* An outstanding and inspirational teacher who is committed to providing high quality learning experiences for all children;

* Experienced in leading whole school improvements that have had an impact in raising standards;

*Will promote the school, engaging with parents, carers and the wider community;

*Hard-working and highly motivated with a strong team spirit and a good sense of humour

We can offer you a friendly, caring school with a welcoming community of children, staff, parents and governors; a commitment to your training needs as they relate to school improvement and an excellent team of staff with the common goal of wanting the very best for our pupils.
‘Pupils live the ethos of M.A.G.I.C. (Motivated, Aspirational and Growing in Independence and Confidence) through their learning behaviours, attitudes and understanding of the importance of success throughout the school day.’ (Ofsted ‘17)

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged and recommended and will take place between the 4 – 8 February (please contact school on 01744 678816 to arrange a mutually convenient time).

Closing Date: 13 February 12 noon

Shortlisting: 13 February

Observations (ideally in their current school): weeks beginning 25 February and 4 March

Interviews: Friday 8 March

Successful applicants will be notified for lesson observations and interview.

This 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 post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate.

Application forms are available online from or alternatively by contacting Human Resources on the number below.

Completed application forms should be returned to Human Resources, Town Hall, Corporation Street, St Helens, WA10 1HP

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