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Assistant Head Teachers

Battling Brook Primary School, Hinckley, Leicestershire, is looking for two talented and highly motivated Assistant Head Teachers to join our team at the school.

Post one: Assistant Head Teacher for Early Years (including FS1 and FS2) and KS1
Post two: Assistant Head Teacher for KS2

To start: Monday 17th April 2023

Battling Brook is a large single academy primary school with 595 pupils on roll at present. With a new Head Teacher in post, we are looking to appoint Assistant Head Teachers who will work alongside the Head
Teacher in delivering the schools aims of EACH (Equality, Active Learning, Compassion and Honour).

We can offer the opportunity to work within a wonderful school and enjoy:
• Friendly, supportive and welcoming staff, children and parents.
• A commitment to develop the post holder professionally.
• A school committed to improving standards and providing opportunities for our children.
• An exciting curriculum which has a holistic approach to the teaching of children, based on the Learning Power Approach
• A superb learning environment for children to learn and grow in.

We are looking for Assistant Head Teachers who:
• Are inspirational and aspirational.
• Have high expectations of themselves and others.
• Are creative thinkers.
• Are dedicated to supporting the school to break down barriers to learning.
• Demonstrate integrity and lead by example.
• Have outstanding leadership and management skills.
• Are excellent teachers.
• Are committed to continual improvement for themselves, staff and children.

The post requires you to: -
• Work alongside the Head Teacher and your fellow Assistant Head Teacher, to lead the school with a focus on improving outcomes for children and ensuring that the schools vision is fully implemented.

• Be responsible for the day-to-day teaching of a group of children/class with allocated leadership and management time.

Please see the attached job description and person specification for further details and visit our school website for further information about our school.

Visits to the school are encouraged; please email the Head Teacher Lisa Mathie, to make an appointment via 

Battling Brook Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment and all appointments will be subject to appropriate vetting, including an enhanced DBS disclosure check, internet searches and two suitable references.

Instructions to apply:
Please complete the application form found on the vacancy tab and send to
Closing date for applications: 12 noon Monday 23rd January 2023
Interviews: Monday 30th January and/or Tuesday 31st January 2023