Deputy Headteacher - Ballacottier School
Ballacottier School

Job Reference: DOES-012149

Closing Date: 18/04/2021

Salary: £50,151 - £55,338 per annum

Department: Department of Education, Sport and Culture

Hours Per week: Full Time

About the role and our team

Join our team as Deputy Headteacher for Ballacottier Primary School!

Within this role, you will work in partnership with the Headteacher and Governing Body to provide excellent leadership, guidance and support for staff and pupils, to maintain and further improve the good quality of education and school improvements.

You will be part of a hardworking, supportive team where some of your responsibilities will include:

  • Deputising for the Headteacher in their absence or as requested
  • Fulfilling the role of class teacher if required and to be a leading practitioner
  • Ensuring the vision for the school is clearly articulated, shared and understood
  • Implementing policies for the Department

You will need to be driven, dynamic and able to inspire and lead change to ensure positive outcomes for children.

This is a great opportunity if you’re looking to develop your knowledge and leadership skills. You will also have the chance to attend training and plan and deliver the schools strategic development.

How to find out more and apply

For more information please see the attached job description and person specification, alternatively contact Riss Forrester on 01624 612558.

A provisional interview date of 29 April 2021 has been set for shortlisted applicants, however this is subject to change.

Applications for this post will be accepted up to midnight of the closing date specified. You’ll need to upload your latest CV to your application, and we recommend that you also include a cover letter that explains your motivations for applying, and that demonstrates your suitability for this post. If you have difficulties applying online please contact the Recruitment Team on 01624 686300 or by email at

Additional information

Please note an enhanced with barring police check is required for this post which the Department will cover the cost of for you.

Free on-site parking will be available to you.

A relocation package and interview expenses are not available for this role.

Flexible Working

The Isle of Man Public Service is an equal opportunities employer which supports and promotes flexible working. We understand its benefits in improving work-life balance and supporting health and wellbeing and, in its different forms; it is widespread throughout the Public Service. We are happy to discuss part-time or flexible working arrangements, including job share partnerships, for our roles (where possible) and if interested you should discuss this with the Hiring Manager.

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This position is now closed. We are no longer accepting applications for this position.