Deputy Headteacher

Wycliffe CE Primary School

Wycliffe CE Primary school is a mainly two-form entry primary school for ages four to eleven years, based in Shipley, on the very doorstep of the World Heritage Site of Saltire. The school is part of the Bradford Diocesan Academies Trust.

Wycliffe is seeking to appoint a Deputy Headteacher, who will be an outstanding leader with a proven track record of leading teaching and learning. The successful candidate will also be the Inclusion (SENDCo) and Assessment Leader, so experience within both of these roles is essential.  The role of Deputy Headteacher is central to the school team and will involve working with the Headteacher to accomplish the very best outcomes for pupils.

In return for your commitment, the school can offer you:

  • The opportunity to work and get support from across a Trust.
  • The chance to complete your NPQH.
  • Amazing children ready to learn.
  • A school and community committed to change and the best outcomes for children.
  • A dedicated staff team committed to its school and children.
  • High levels of trust and governor support.
  • A welcoming, friendly and vibrant
  • A school that is part of a forward thinking academy trust.

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged but are by appointment only. Staff are so proud of the school, and want you to have the chance to visit and see it for yourself. Please contact Denise Baxter (Headteacher) to arrange your visit via email:

Please find the full job description and and application form attached below. Completed application forms should be returned to

Wycliffe is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and require all their staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced criminal records check via the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).


Closing Date: TBC, 6th May 2021
Interview Date: 12th May 2021
Starting Date: 1st September 2021

Salary: L10 £52,723 - L14 £58,135
Pro rata: Full-Time, Permanent

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