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Job Type
Deputy Head
Contract Type
Full Time
Contract Term
Start Date
September 2018
L8-12 (46,797- 51,638)
Closing Date

Executive Deputy Headteacher - Clenchwarton, West Lynn and Walpole Cross Keys Primary School

West Lynn Primary School



Clenchwarton, West Lynn and Walpole Cross Keys Primaries are looking for a dedicated, passionate professional to be our Executive Deputy Headteacher, with no regular class teaching commitment, to work across our three schools. The role will involve working effectively with the Executive Headteacher and Executive SENCO to continue to drive improvements and further raise standards across our three schools.


In addition to being an exemplary role model for both pupils and colleagues, the Executive Deputy Headteacher will support the Executive Headteacher in the general running of our three schools and will be expected to play a key role in all aspects of leadership and management including being the Designated Safeguarding Lead for the schools.
The successful candidate will need to be a professional who has already demonstrated outstanding leadership and impact in their current role. The successful candidate will need to be flexible and able to work constructively as part of a team, possessing a high level of integrity, professionalism and accountability. We are looking for a consistently highly performing colleague who can develop and lead the whole team, having excellent communication and collaborative skills when working with all stakeholders. Our ultimate aim is to enable all of our children to achieve their best.

We would also expect the successful candidate to contribute to the vision, self-evaluation, planning and successful outcomes of the school and the whole Academy Trust.

Please see the attached documents for more information.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any applicant must expect to comply fully with enhanced DBS and reference vetting checks. We are an equal opportunities employer. This post comes under the requirements of the Childcare (Disqualification) 2009 Regulations and the successful applicant will be required to complete a declaration form to establish whether they are disqualified under these regulations.


How to Apply

To apply please complete an application form and e-mail this to Alternatively, please post to HR Department, West Norfolk Academies Trust, C/O Springwood High School, Queensway, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4AW

Closing date for applications is Wednesday 18th April 2018

Interviews provisionally scheduled for week commencing Monday 23rd April 2018

Closing Date for Applications: 18-Apr-2018

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Employer Information

Employer Type
Primary schools
Joanne Borley
Age Range
St Peters Road
West Lynn
Kings Lynn, Norfolk
PE34 3JL
01553 772330
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West Lynn Primary School

A primary school of the West Norfolk Academies Trust

At West Lynn Primary School we will work together to learn together through providing a safe, supportive and stimulating home from home, where children can develop their full potential in an inclusive, active, fun and loving environment.

Working in partnership with parents we will provide the very best start in life, encouraging respect and curiosity to develop confident learners, who are ready to meet the future challenges of education, work and life.

West Lynn Primary has converted to academy status as part of the West Norfolk Academies Trust.