Assistant Headteacher

07 May 2017
11 May 2017
Contract Type
Severn Primary is culturally diverse inner city school which has recently been awarded a rare 'double excellent' by Estyn and described as being "an exceptionally harmonious and inclusive community".

The children, staff and Governors of Severn Primary School are looking for an inspirational, forward thinking practitioner with proven leadership skills to take up the post of Assistant Headteacher at our school. This is a great opportunity for an aspiring leader who is looking to further their career in an excellent school.

We are looking for someone who:-

has excellent communication, leadership and interpersonal skills and has the ability to inspire others
is committed to raising standards and has a passion to ensure every child succeeds
is an excellent role model and effective in leading and motivating an exceptionally hard working team
can work effectively in partnership with governors, parents and the wider school community and beyond to deliver the very best for our pupils
Is highly effective in analysing a broad range of data

In return, the school can offer:-

a happy, welcoming, successful, caring school
delightful, motivated children who enjoy learning
a strong team of committed staff
a supportive governing body

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check.

This vacancy is suitable for post share.

Please contact Connect-2-Cardiff (C2C) on Tel: or E-mail: for an application pack quoting reference: ED and the job title.

Application forms should be completed in full and returned to HR People Services, Room 463, County Hall, Atlantic Wharf, Cardiff CF10 4UW by the closing date.

Closing Date: 10th May 2017 (12pm)

Interviews: 19th May 2017

Safeguarding and Child Protection are key priorities for the Council. We aim to support children and vulnerable adults to ensure they are as safe as they can possibly be. Our services and schools are committed to ensuring the safety and protection of all children and vulnerable adults, and will take action to safeguard their well-being, and acknowledge that children and vulnerable adults have a right to protection. This is supported in the general ethos of the Council and all schools.

Severn Primary School, Severn Road, Canton, Cardiff, CF11 9DZ

Assistant Headteacher


Leadership Scale 5 - 9 (GBP43,023 - GBP47,492) Pro Rata

Full Time/Permanent

Start Date: To be confirmed