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Job Summary

Job Type
Contract Type
Full Time
Contract Term
Start Date
September 2019
Leadership L6 - 10 (45,210 - 49,935 per annum)
Closing Date

Assistant Headteacher KS2

Gaywood Primary School


Due to the promotion of one of our existing Assistant Headteachers, we are looking to appoint an Assistant Headteacher with responsibility for KS2.

This is a rare opportunity for an enthusiastic leader who has incredibly high expectations of childrens learning and a clear understanding of assessment at all levels. The successful candidate will positively promote inclusion, ensuring high-quality learning experiences for all children and have a commitment to raising pupils expectations and achievement. 

We are looking for an exceptional teacher able to communicate their passion for learning to all stakeholders.  A high quality, effective leader who inspires others and has a proven track record of school improvement and raising standards in core subjects who is also proficient in the use of data and assessment to promote and accelerate pupil progress.  Someone who has an innovative outlook and a commitment to the role, who has a clear ambition, determination and who will be fully involved in the life of the school. This is a full-time, permanent role that involves a teaching responsibility of two days.

We can offer you fantastic children who are keen to learn and friendly, supportive colleagues who are motivated to develop their school and work well together and an excellent CPD programme linked to your needs and aspirations.  Our Governors and Trustees are supportive and you will have a unique opportunity to develop your career in a forward-looking Trust.

Gaywood Primary School is a two-form entry school of 412 pupils. We are part of West Norfolk Academies Trust who work in a supportive partnership with Primary and Secondary schools ensuring each school maintains their unique identity and ethos.  Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. please contact the school to arrange this on 01553 774147, or contact

Gaywood Primary 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 includes obtaining references and ensures compliance with the DBS process.

How to Apply

To apply please complete an application form and e-mail this to, or send your application with a covering letter to the HR Department, West Norfolk Academies Trust, Queensway, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4AW.

Closing date for applications: Friday 5th April 2019

Interviews provisionally scheduled for w/c 22nd April 2019

Closing Date for Applications: 05-Apr-2019

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Employer Information

Employer Type
Primary schools
Mr Neil Mindham
Age Range
Field Lane
Kings Lynn
PE30 4AY
01553 774147
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Gaywood Primary School

Primary School of the West Norfolk Academies Trust

Gaywood Primary School opened in September 2000 after an amalgamation between Rosebery Avenue First School and Gaywood Junior School, and caters for boys and girls, aged 4-ll years of age. At present, there are 417 children on roll. We have fourteen classrooms, a music mobile, a library, a hall with fixed apparatus, a Key Stage 1 carpeted hall and an ICT suite. Gaywood Primary School is set in spacious grounds with two playgrounds and a large playing field.