Deputy Head / Senior Deputy Head

Curriculum and Standards

This is a full time permanent postion required from April 2022

Salary: Deputy Head GBP £64,143 - £70,745 per year (L18 - L22)

Senior Deputy Head GBP £ £67,364 - £74,295 per year (L20 - L24)



Rayner Stephens High School part of the Stamford Park Trust seeks applications from outstanding applicants with a passion for education, energy, and a drive to improve educational standards for this rewarding role. This is a fantastic opportunity for enthusiastic, driven professionals to join our Family of Schools. We are a medium sized 11-16 comprehensive school in Dukinfield, Tameside.


We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic, and talented leader to the post of Deputy Head for Curriculum and Standards although a Senior Deputy Head position may be discussed for a suitably experienced candidate.


To be successful you will firstly need to be an outstanding classroom practitioner, you will also need to be an exceptional and inspiring leader with a track record of improving standards, modelling the tenacity and the integrity required to deliver in challenging circumstances, remove barriers, and communicate a vision that inspires, motivates, and enthuses – fostering a passion for ensuring every child receives the very best level of education possible.

The school benefits from being part of the Stamford Park Trust and you will be joining an expanding, highly innovative, inspirational and ambitious organisation. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged.



For further details, please contact Thirza Partovnia:


Closing date: Midday on Thursday, 9th December 2021.


Interview date: Week commencing 13th December 2021.




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Stamford Park Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.

Closing Date: 9 December 2021, 12.00pm


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