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Deputy Head of Primary Campus Job Description
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Bishop’s Primary School – Required for Easter 2020 or sooner

Deputy Head of Campus – 1 form entry site

Salary Scale: Leadership Scale L2 – L6

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a strong and inspirational leader to become part of Bishop’s Primary School.  Under the leadership of the Head of Campus, and in collaboration with the Senior Leadership Team, you will ensure high standards for all pupils on the campus. You will be required to support the curriculum, raise aspirations and set high standards for staff, pupils and parents alike.

Bishop’s Primary School within Northumberland Church of England Academy Trust consists of five primary campuses and three early years centres.  This post will be based within one of the 1 form primary campuses.

Applicants should have:

·         A proven track record of excellent classroom practice and mentoring skills.

·         A passion for achievement.

·         A commitment to promote and maintain the Christian ethos of the School.

·         An understanding of data.

·         The drive to secure even better outcomes and further continued improvement in the                     academic and personal wellbeing of our pupils.

What we can offer:

·         An excellent staff team who are committed to raising standards.

·         An outward facing School which works well within the community.

·         Pupils who are enthusiastic to succeed.

·         A welcoming environment with a commitment to the development of staff and pupils.

If you believe you can make a significant contribution to learning then we want to hear from you.  Our pupils need you to have the capacity to inspire, enthuse and challenge them.

If you feel like you would like to be part of the success of Bishop’s Primary School please contact the HR Department for a recruitment pack via email at

Closing date for applications: 12 noon – Monday 9th December 2019

All posts are subject to pre-employment checks, references will be sought and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced DBS check

If you feel that you would like to be part of the success of Bishop’s Primary School and would like to apply for this post please download an application form, available above and return to once completed or see our advertisement on

Duke’s Secondary School – Required for Easter 2020 or sooner

Teacher of PE – 1.0

Salary Scale: MPS/UPS

Are you an inspirational PE teacher who is looking for an opportunity to work in an exciting and innovative department within a collaborative and ambitious school?  If so, this is an excellent opportunity for you to join this forward-looking Church of England secondary school in south-east Northumberland, where you will be supported to develop your career at the same time as making a difference to the lives of our pupils and community.

We are looking to appoint a full-time, enthusiastic PE Teacher to teach Physical Education predominantly to boys. The ability to teach a second subject is also desirable.  The successful candidate may also be required to teach KS5 students.

This position is an excellent opportunity for newly or recently qualified teachers.  The successful candidate will be able to join a team of PE teachers that are passionate about their subject areas and working with students in this essential part of our curriculum.

You will make a great addition to the team if you are committed to delivering the best teaching, learning and assessment opportunities for our students and are capable of inspiring and motivating others through your passion for Physical Education.    The successful candidate will demonstrate that they are capable of delivering consistently excellent classroom teaching and learning, and that they are energetic, enthusiastic, creative and resilient.  A knowledge of current educational thinking and strategies to raise attainment is expected, and the sufficient knowledge/relevant skills to teach to GCSE level.  You must also have the ability to teach KS5.

Closing date: Monday 9th December 2019

If you would like to visit the school to see us in action and explore the opportunities we offer for staff, please contact Tracey Cook, Director of HR at or 01670 816111 to arrange this.


Northumberland Church of England Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment; therefore successful candidates are subject to an enhanced DBS check.
Your completed application form and supporting information should be returned to the HR Department at or to the address below.

Northumberland Church of England Academy Trust
Josephine Butler Campus, Academy Road, Ashington
Northumberland. NE63 9FZ Tel: 01670 816111