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Leadership Vacancy

Assistant Headteacher with EYFS Responsibilty. 


Pegasus School 

We believe that Primary School is a special time in a child’s life.

We want our children to become responsible, determined individuals who love to learn.

We are looking for an inspirational and determined Assistant Headteacher to play an instrumental part in our Senior Leadership team and help to drive our aim to raise the standards of teaching and learning within the school. The role will be key in securing the school’s future success and improvement and they will work closely with the Headteacher and Deputy Headteacher. The Assistant Headteacher will have responsibility for whole school improvement, EYFS phase leadership and a class teaching commitment to exemplify and demonstrate outstanding teaching and learning. Our early years phase includes 2 – 5 years.

We are looking for an exceptional individual who has:

  • an absolute passion and determination to provide the best education for our children and families
  • an astute understanding of effective learning, particular early child development
  • middle leadership experience, such as subject leadership
  • the ability to forge strong rapport at all levels of the schools and other stakeholders
  • resilience and stamina through adversity
  • the ability to support and develop individuals and challenge effectively where necessary

We can provide:

  • a supportive and committed team within which to work
  • an amazing group of children with zest and passion for learning
  • an opportunity to work with other schools within the Trust and develop your skills in school leadership
  • NPQ and other professional development opportunities

We would love you to visit to find out more about the role, please contact Jane Caffyn to arrange a school visit at 01865 777175

Closing DateNoon on Tuesday 10th July 2018

Interview Date: Friday 13th July 2018


Make a request for an application form, job description & personal specification, by emailing Tina Arundell - or call 01865 778624.



The Blackbird Academy Trust takes safeguarding children seriously, the successful applicant will have to undergo a DBS check and references will be required in line with our Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy.