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Assistant Head Teacher - Full-time

Vigo Village School, Gravesend

  • Ref:KCC886-2519-89L
  • Posted:14/02/2019
  • Pay:L1 - L4
  • Start Date:Sep 2019
  • App Close Date:25/03/2019 at 09:00
  • Interviews:3rd April 2019


Vigo Village School seeks to appoint a motivated, committed and ambitious Assistant Head Teacher to work alongside our committed team at our thriving rural school.

The successful candidate will lead the school in the head teacher’s absence but will also take on the role of Leader of Learning. He or she will be an excellent classroom practitioner who will have the skills and ability to inspire colleagues to perform similarly. He or she will also lead the strategic development of the curriculum, and work with the head teacher to ensure that the children of Vigo Village School achieve the best education possible.

Applicants from candidates with leadership experience would be welcome, but this should not preclude less experienced applicants who can demonstrate the necessary personal and professional qualities.

Visits to the school would be welcomed.

Information about the school

Vigo Village School is a one form entry primary school of 200 children. It lies in a delightful rural position on the North Downs escarpment, easily reached from the M20 and the A2. The successful candidate will be welcomed both by our happy and well-behaved children and our supportive and friendly teaching and learning team.

The governors and staff of Vigo Village School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people entrusted in our care. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure, plus verification of the right to work in the UK. The school is fully committed to ensuring equality of opportunity for all children and staff.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mr R Barber
  • Address:Erskine Road, Vigo Village, Nr Meopham, Gravesend, Kent, DA13 0RL
  • Telephone: (01732) 823144
  • Email: office@vigo.kent.sch.uk


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.