Leadership Group L9 – L12  (incl. Outer London allowance)


Required from January 2019


The staff, governors and children of Roxeth Primary School are seeking an ambitious, highly motivated Deputy Headteacher to join this thriving school. Following on from our successful Ofsted inspection in October 2015 we are looking for a leader with the vision and expertise to work alongside the Senior Leadership Team to take the school to ‘outstanding’. We want a leader with energy, positivity, enthusiasm and character to enthuse staff and pupils through the next stages of the school’s development.


The successful candidate will:


  • Be able to inspire, challenge and motivate all children and adults to achieve


  • Be an excellent class teacher who can demonstrate a record of success in raising children's attainment and be able to work in a creative      and inspirational way to improve standards of teaching and learning

  • Be able to analyse data to support school improvement


  • Be committed to the principles of inclusion and to safeguarding children


  • Have high expectations of achievement and behaviour and a strong rapport with children·  


We can offer you:

  • A vibrant and forward thinking school with drive and determination

  • Motivated and friendly children who need your support, care and enthusiasm for learning

  • A friendly and supportive staff and school community, working together to provide the best education for the pupils in its care

  • A learning culture that encourages leadership, with professional development opportunities leading to headship

Visits by arrangement are warmly welcomed and encouraged.

The pack is also available on the school website at

For further details and to arrange a visit, contact Mr S Deanus, Headteacher, on telephone number 020 8422 1344 or email the school on


Visits/tours available on: Wednesday 10th and Thursday 11th October

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 17th October at 2 pm

Interviews to be held: Tuesday 30th October     



The school is committed to safeguarding children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The school follows safe recruitment practices to protect children. Successful applicants will be required to apply for an enhanced disclosure from the DBS. Further information can be found at

Please click on the links to download the application documents

Welcome Letter

DHT Personal Specification

DHT Job Description

Harrow Teacher Application

Ofsted Report