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Assistant Headteacher

Job Description

We are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated individual to join our leadership team as Assistant Headteacher at a Primary school in Aylesbury.


  • Support the Headteacher in providing strategic leadership and direction to drive school improvement and enhance the overall educational experience for students.
  • Lead on specific areas of school development, such as curriculum planning, assessment, pastoral care, or staff development, according to your expertise and the needs of the school.
  • Play a key role in fostering a positive school culture that promotes high expectations, inclusivity, and a love for learning.
  • Lead by example, inspiring and motivating staff to deliver outstanding teaching and learning experiences.
  • Work collaboratively with colleagues, parents, and external stakeholders to promote the school's vision and values and ensure the best outcomes for all students.


  • Qualified teacher status (QTS) and significant experience in a primary school setting, including leadership responsibilities.
  • Proven track record of driving school improvement initiatives and raising standards of teaching and learning.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build strong relationships with staff, students, parents, and the wider community.
  • Strong understanding of primary education policies, curriculum frameworks, and effective teaching practices.
  • Commitment to promoting the well-being and personal development of all students, and to fostering an inclusive and nurturing learning environment.


  • Competitive salary package
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression
  • Supportive leadership team and collaborative working environment
  • Pension scheme
  • Generous holiday allowance

Application Process: To apply for this role, please submit your CV and a covering letter outlining your suitability for the position to us ASAP.

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