Assistant Headteacher at Bishop Stopford’s School

Date posted: 11th Sep 2023 Closing date: 21st Sep 2023 Borough: Enfield Position: Assistant Headteacher - Quality of Education
Salary: L11 -L15 (Outer London/ point on range negotiable) School: Bishop Stopford's School

Assistant Headteacher – Quality of Education 

Bishop Stopford’s School

Brick Lane, Enfield, Middlesex EN1 3PU

Tel: 020 8804 1906

Assistant Headteacher – Quality of Education

required for January 2024

L11 – L15 (Outer London/point on range negotiable)


Bishop Stopford’s Church of England School is seeking a dynamic and effective Assistant Headteacher who will play a leading role in our vision to Outstanding. You will join a highly experienced and forward thinking Senior Leadership team in defining, articulating and implementing the shared vision and values across the school. The successful candidate will be an outstanding teacher and leader with a strong proven track record in senior leadership within schools. This is an exciting time for our school, which sets high aspirations for all students and is a rewarding and positive place to work.

Bishop Stopford’s was rated “outstanding” as a Church of England school in July 2016 and “good” by Ofsted in January 2015. We are committed to providing the highest academic standards which challenge pupils to achieve their very best whilst ensuring the school ethos is caring and positive.

This is an excellent opportunity to join an inspirational school where “students’ attitudes to others and to their learning are outstanding” (Ofsted 2015).

The school offers comprehensive professional development to all staff and we are dedicated to supporting career progression and achievement.

Further information and an application pack are available on the school website If you would like to speak to someone about the role, please contact Mrs Elaine Neacy, Headteacher’s PA, at We are located in Enfield, north London, within easy access of the M25 and surrounding counties.

Please find a job description here and a person specification here   .

Closing date: Thursday 21st September 2023, at noon

Interviews: Thursday 28th and Friday 29th September 2023

Bishop’s Stopford’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We are committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.