Deputy Headteacher – St John’s Walham Green, Fulham

Date posted: 14th Mar 2024 Closing date: 15th Apr 2024 Borough: Hammersmith and Fulham Position: Deputy Headteacher
Interview Date: 22nd Apr 2024 Salary: Inner London Leadership Scale L10 - L14 School: St John’s Walham Green CE Primary School

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St John’s Walham Green CE Primary School

Filmer Road, Fulham, London, SW6 6AS

Tel: 020 7731 5454      Website


Headteacher: Ms Barbara Wightwick, NPQH

Deputy Headteacher

Salary Range: Inner London Leadership Scale L10 – L14

Due to the successful promotion of our current Deputy Headteacher to Headteacher, the governors at St. John’s Walham Green CE Primary School are seeking an inspirational leader to support our Headteacher in leading and developing our wonderful school.

We are able to offer you a welcoming and vibrant team, committed to improving standards and all eager to realise their potential. You will be an enthusiastic and forward thinking leader with a positive approach to school life.

The Deputy Headteacher will have a major role in promoting excellent attainment and progress for all our pupils. He/She will work closely with the wider Leadership Team to build on the current successes of the school.

We are looking for:

  • A highly motivated, positive and enthusiastic teacher and leader;
  • An inspirational and committed professional able to inspire and motivate others;
  • An honest and trustworthy individual with high levels of professional integrity;
  • A proven record of outstanding teaching practice, skills and knowledge in a primary school;
  • A commitment and drive to raising standards of learning and teaching;
  • Someone who can make learning fun;
  • Someone with proven leadership skills;
  • Excellent interpersonal and teamwork skills;
  • Someone who will embrace, encourage and maintain our strong Christian values and its place at the centre of the local community.

What we can offer:

  • Friendly and talented pupils with strong outcomes;
  • Caring staff who work well as a team;
  • A dedicated Senior Leadership Team;
  • A broad and balanced curriculum to monitor and evaluate;
  • A supportive governing body;
  • A dedicated and actively involved Parents’ Association.

School visits:

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged.

Please contact the School Administrator Mrs Sheila Baxter to arrange a visit
Tel: 020 7731 5454 or email

How to apply:

Please find the Job description and Person specification here;
and the Application form here.

Please complete and return an Application form to

Closing date: Monday 15th April
Shortlisting: Wednesday 17th April
Interview: Monday 22nd April

St John’s Walham Green CofE Aided Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. We particularly welcome applications from under-represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.