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Deputy Headteacher
  • Employer: Wirral School
  • Reference: SCH/21/165205
  • Published: Thu 16/09/2021, 13:30 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 01/10/2021, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 1.00 FTE hours per week
  • Salary: £49019 to £54091
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: West Kirby Primary School, Merseyside

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Deputy Headteacher

West Kirby Primary School are looking to recruit our next inspiring, creative and motivated Deputy Headteacher starting 01/01/2022 to work alongside the current Headteacher.

Our school has a strong governing body, an excellent staff team, brilliant children and supportive parents. Visitors to our school always comment on our warm, caring and friendly environment. As well as academic excellence, we want the children at West Kirby Primary School to have fun, engage in their learning and develop strong morals and values.

We are looking to appoint a Deputy Headteacher who is innovative and forward thinking. Somebody who is passionate about leading our school and committed to ensuring the best possible outcomes for all children and supportive to all staff.

Initially, this position does have a 0.4 teaching commitment in a Key Stage 2 Class.

Pre-arranged visits to look around and meet us are warmly welcomed on Wednesday 22nd September (4:00pm), Thursday 23rd September (4:15pm) or Tuesday 28th September (9:15am). Visits will be conducted in small groups and we ask that all visitors wear a face covering and use hand sanitiser on arrival. Please phone our school office to arrange your visit -0151 625 5561

Please email the school office if you have any further queries regarding this Deputy Headteacher post.

Please complete the DHT application form, along with a supporting letter. Letter should be no longer than two sides of A4, in Arial font and using no smaller than size 11.

Please email your DHT application form and supporting letter to the School Office FAO Mrs Emma Bailey (Headteacher). Both the application form and supporting letter must be digitally signed. We do not require paper copies of your application at this stage.

The closing date for applications is Friday 1st October 2021 (12 noon). Shortlisting will take place week commencing 4th October.

Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place on Thursday 14th October.

If you have not been contacted about this post by Friday 8th October, please assume your application has not been successful on this occasion.

The 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 an Enhanced Level DBS check and satisfactory references. All applicants will be considered on the basis of suitability for the post regardless of sex, race or disability.

West Kirby Primary School

Anglesey Road

West Kirby


CH48 5EQ

Tel: 0151 625 5561 Email: