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Deputy Headteacher
  • Employer: Phoenix Junior Academy
  • Reference: PJA/19/109444
  • Published: Wed 18/09/2019, 11:45 AM
  • Closing on: Mon 30/09/2019, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: To be confirmed
  • Salary: Salary (L8-12)
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Phoenix Junior Academy, Kent

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Deputy Headteacher

Deputy Headteacher Vacancy -  Start Date: January 2020

To Establish and Lead EYFS and have whole school responsibilities 

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding leader to this new key role within our friendly and popular school. We are looking for someone who will able to inspire our students and staff to achieve their full potential and extend the range of learning opportunities for our children.  The successful candidate will also need to embrace the friendly and moral ethos of the school to ensure we develop the whole child. 

The school will become a Primary School in September 2020 and we are looking for a person to establish outstanding provision, beginning with a first intake at Reception in September 2020. This is an exciting opportunity to develop a clear vision for this key aspect of the school and put it in action.  Additional whole school responsibilities will be given, based on the strengths of the successful candidate. 

The Phoenix Junior Academy is part of the Fort Pitt Thomas Aveling Academies Trust. All the Trust Schools work very closely together, offering support and guidance to each other and have excellent student–teacher relationships, ensuring good student progress. 

The Phoenix Junior Academy is a Values-based Education school and has recently been awarded the quality mark for our excellent work in embedding these across the school. 

We offer:

  • A strong induction programme
  • An ambitious school environment
  • A comprehensive CPD programme
  • Private health care cover
  • Small class sizes
  • Phoenix Academy Laptop 

Visits are both welcomed and encouraged 

If you require further information please contact Sharon Davis at or telephone 01634 829009

Closing date for applications: Noon on Monday 30th September 2019

Interview dates to be confirmed 

Phoenix Junior Academy is a member of the family of The Fort Pitt Thomas Aveling Academies and is an Equal Opportunities Employer – committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all students. Any offer of appointment will be subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check will be required for all successful applicants.

How to Apply

Letters of application, together with completed application form (available on the school website see link below) giving full details of qualifications and experience to date should be sent to: Mr P Sears, Headteacher, Phoenix Junior Academy Glencoe Road, Chatham, Kent, ME4 5QD Or emailed to:

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