Assistant Head Teachers

Assistant Head Teachers required for January 2019

Salary: L6-L10

Highfield Junior and Infant school is seeking to appoint an outstanding Assistant Headteacher who will work alongside the Head of School and his Leadership Team. The role includes taking full responsibility for leading teaching and learning within a phase as well a whole school subject focus. We are looking for an inspirational leader who has vision, passion, commitment and high expectations, someone who really wants to make a difference to the lives and futures of our children.

Highly motivated and driven, applicants must have an in-depth knowledge of excellence in primary teaching practice and should have the creativity and vision to inspire and lead change but also the focus to ensure successful outcomes are achieved. You will have exceptional people management skills in order to motivate and inspire all stakeholders in our quest to become outstanding.  This is an out-of-class role with some regular teaching responsibility.

We are proud to offer supportive and experienced leadership teams to work alongside, hard-working and enthusiastic staff, a well-resourced MAT and a community committed to ensuring a better future for our children.  

The PACT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Visits are warmly welcomed and positively encouraged. If you wish to arrange a visit, please call 0121 725 5257 where Hannah Langston our HR Officer will make the necessary arrangements. Further information about the school and the PACT can be found:;

The application pack can be downloaded from any of the school websites in the Trust

Closing date: 22nd October 2018

Interview and task day: 25th October 2018

There will be two informal walk around opportunities at Highfield school on: Friday 12th October (9.30am) and Wednesday 18th October (2pm). If you would like to visit the school this can be arranged through Hannah Langston, HR, 0121 725 5257.

Application Pack

Application Form