Ref 192499
Grade Leadership Pay Scale L3 - L8
Salary £49574 to £ 56082 
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From 01/01/2025 or sooner if possible 
Closing Date 12 noon 06/09/2024
Kiln Lane , Skelmersdale , Lancashire , WN8 8PW
Tel: 01695 723878
School website:
Roll: 260

Deputy Head Teacher Position at Trinity Primary School, Skelmersdale:
Letting our light shine as we live, love and learn, together with Jesus.

The Headteacher and governors of Trinity Primary School are looking to appoint a Deputy Headteacher who is a dedicated, enthusiastic and inspirational leader with a passion for improving the outcomes for all. We wish to appoint an outstanding teacher and dynamic leader who has the energy and vision to work with the Headteacher to drive forward improvements with passion and care for the community. The successful applicant will take up a full time post with a 0.5 teaching commitment.

If you are or can offer the following then we would love to hear from you:
  • An excellent communicator who is able to inspire and support colleagues.
  • A proven track record of raising achievement and developing children to be confident and compassionate citizens.
  • Someone who loves their job and will go the extra mile.
  • Very high expectations of all and will inspire, challenge and encourage staff to achieve the best outcomes for themselves and our pupils.
  • Friendly and approachable with excellent communication skills and a good sense of humour.

    We are proud to be a school that can offer you;
  • Well-behaved and motivated, confident and happy pupils who are proud of and love their school.
  • An inclusive ethos with a cohesive community built on strong supportive relationships with parents and a supportive and challenging governing board.
  • The opportunity develop your own skills and leadership experience in an environment that is underpinned by Christian love.

    The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

    Please note that in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023, an online search will be carried out as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates.

    Rehabilitation 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.

    Please note CVs are not accepted, to apply for this vacancy you need to complete the application form attached.

    Previous applicants are welcome to re-apply.
    More Information can be found at
    Shortlisting: 11.09.24
    Proposed Interview Date: 23.09.24 (School Day) and 24.09.24 (Interview)
  • Proposed Interview Date:

    For an informal discussion please contact:

    We would encourage any prospective candidates to come and take a tour of school and meet our wonderful children and staff. Please contact the school office to book an appointment.

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    There is a 1,500 word limit for supporting statements, please submit application's in word format.
    Please send completed applications to; please check that you have received an automated acknowledgement that your application has been received.

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