Ref 179025
Grade Leadership Scale 4-9
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From May 2022 
Closing Date Noon 28/01/2022
Eldon Street , Preston , Lancashire , PR1 7YE
Tel: 01772 253557
School website:
Roll: 229
The Governors of Eldon Primary School, Preston, wish to appoint a dynamic and forward thinking Deputy Headteacher, who has the passion and commitment to maintain our Outstanding credentials! We are looking for an exceptional leader of learning and experienced senior leader who is able to inspire pupils, motivate and lead colleagues, engage parents and involve the wider community.

This is a fantastic position that will be a wonderful career move for the right leader. The successful candidate will work in partnership with the Head teacher and SLT, enabling the school to continue providing the very best learning experience for its pupils and families!

Working with the leadership team, you will help oversee the day to day running of the school ensuring continuous improvement, including enhancing Eldon's exciting Curriculum! We are an inner city, community school and would value experience of working with children from a variety of backgrounds and differing needs. Our mission statement is to ensure every child achieves their full potential as Eldon Expects the Very Best!

The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice. You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at or alternatively a copy is available on request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy this is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to complete a DBS application.

Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request.

More Information can be found at
Proposed Interview Date:

For an informal discussion please contact:

Azra Butt

Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

Application form attached. Please return completed applications to: or Eldon Primary School, Eldon Street, Preston, Pr1 7YE

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.