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We are looking for a new Assistant Headteacher

Do you put children’s needs first?

•           Are you an outstanding teacher with leadership experience?

•           Are you passionate and determined to make learning inspirational for all children?

•           Are you looking for your next opportunity and challenge?

•           Are you committed to school improvement?

•           Would you like to work within a supportive group of schools to continue to develop your leadership skills?

We are looking for an exemplary and outstanding teacher who is keen to continue to further develop their leadership skills by working closely with our Headteacher in the role of Assistant Headteacher.  The ideal candidiate will have a proven record of leading an area of whole school improvement and would be able to help shape the future vision for our wonderful school. This role will attract a 0.8 class based element with a 0.2 non-contact time, enabling the successful candidiate to fully establish themselves in the senior leadership role and support teaching and learning across the school. Experience of successfully leading a core subject would be preferable although not essential.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged.  These can be arranged by telephoning Ms Marianne Malin, School Administrator on 01364 643304.  You are also welcome to speak to the Headteacher, Mrs Jan Hillman.

Further information and an application form can be found on the school website at: or can be requested from the school office, via email.

Your completed application form should be either posted or returned by email to the school to

Closing date: 9am Friday 20th April - late applications will not be considered

Interview date: Thursday 26th April 2018.

Shortlisted candidates will be visited in their own school setting on Monday 23rd April and Tuesday 24th April

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

A DBS disclosure and two references are required for this post.

Please click here for    Devon Jobs- Buckfastleigh Assistant Headteacher    to download the Recruitment Information Pack and an Application Form.

Thank you for your interest in this position.