Deputy Headteacher – St. John the Divine CE Primary



Website St John the Divine Church of England Primary School

Deputy Headteacher sought for Primary school in Camberwell

Salary: Inner London Leadership Scale – points L8 to L12 (£56576 to £61624 per annum)
Position type: Full-time
To start: Summer 2020

For further details: Please contact the school by telephone on 020 7735 4898 or by email
To arrange a school visit: As above

To apply: All applications must use the forms supplied below and be submitted using the ‘Apply for Job’ button below – please do not submit CVs, as these cannot be accepted

Applications close: 6pm, Monday 24th February 2020
Shortlisting: Candidates will be contacted on Wednesday 26th February 2020
Interviews: week beginning Monday 2nd March 2020
The interview process will involve a number of tasks, including but not limited to leading an act of collective worship, a pupil engagement task, observing a lesson and an unseen presentation. Tasks may be altered as a result of the short listing process.


Our school is set in a large traditional Victorian building in the heart of Lambeth, the cultural hub of London.

Our school is small and because of this we know every child and we can fulfil our aim to help every child be the best they can be.

Our location brings the possibility of world leading teaching assets on your doorstep.

We are focused on creating a vibrant community where every person makes their contribution to creating a better society. Our vision is of a joyful place where children are empowered to explore their potential through educational excellence within an environment of spiritual growth and well-being.


Applications are invited from highly enthusiastic, motivated and aspirational leaders for the post of Deputy Headteacher here at St John’s.

We are looking to appoint an excellent practitioner who:

  • has a passion for education with a sound understanding of current trends and initiatives;
  • will be committed to securing the very best outcomes for our children;
  • has successful experience in a senior leadership role and a proven track record of leading whole school improvement;
  • will promote positive relationships with parents, carers and our extended school community; and
  • will fully support the Christian ethos of our school

This is an exciting opportunity for a passionate and inspirational leader.


The Governors and staff of St John the Divine Church of England Primary School are fully committed to safeguarding the children the school community and all appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check.


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Application Documents:



To apply for this job you'll need to download and fill in the relevant supplied documents, (the links are above) which you will then need to upload using our online application system by clicking the 'Apply for Job' button below.

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