Assistant Headteacher

Date posted: 12th Apr 2021 Closing date: 4th May 2021 Borough: Tower Hamlets Position: Assistant Headteacher
Interview Date: 10th May 2021 Salary: L1 -L5 School: Stepney Greencoat Church of England Primary School

Assistant Headteacher

Required for September 2021
(L1 – L5)

Stepney Greencoat CE Primary School

Norbiton Road, Limehouse, London E14 7TF
“Learning Together for Life”
Jesus said ‘Love one another as I have loved you’ John 15:12, New Testament (‘Injil’)


The Governors are seeking to appoint an Assistant Headteacher to join our successful one form entry primary school in the heart of Tower Hamlets. The successful applicant will be professional, dedicated and enthusiastic in their leadership role in our friendly, diverse multi-cultural school.

The successful candidate will lead a phase in our school and lead a core subject of English, Maths or Religious Education.

As a Phase Leader they will:

  • model outstanding teaching across their phase of the school
  • support and monitor planning, teaching, learning and marking for teachers within their phase in order to improve learning outcomes for all pupils, through a coaching model
  • analyse data for pupils in their phase
  • work effectively as a member of the wider leadership team to monitor and respond to behaviour and safeguarding concerns
  • be involved in the strategic decision making of the school as a member of the Senior Leadership Team

The post will include a teaching commitment.

We can offer:

  • a caring and positive working environment inspired by our strong Christian ethos
  • a warm, friendly and inclusive welcoming school community
  • kind and well behaved children with a positive attitude to learning
  • hard working and friendly staff
  • excellent professional development opportunities
  • a range of leadership opportunities and support
  • a supportive Governing Body
  • on-site parking and close to a range of transport links

We are actively seeking a candidate who will support and promote the Christian ethos of our school.

We would encourage all applicants to visit our school prior to completing an application.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 4th May 2021 (12 noon)
Shortlisting: 4th – 6th May 2021

Interviews: Week beginning 10th May 2021

Please note only successful short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Application packs can be downloaded from our school website or requested by email

Stepney Greencoat is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Acts 1974. The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS Check.