Vacancy Summary

Deputy Headteacher – Horton Park Primary School
L10 - L14 (£52,722 to £58,135)

Vacancy Information

Following the successful promotion of the schools Deputy Headteacher to Headteacher, an opportunity has arisen for a new Deputy Headteacher at Horton Park Primary School.

Horton Park is a vibrant two-form entry primary school for children aged 4 to 11 years old with 425 pupils currently on roll. The school boasts excellent facilities and the recent addition of a Key Stage One School Led Resource Provision, which caters for the needs of children with generic complex needs.

Located in the heart of the Canterbury estate, within the culturally diverse Great Horton area and just 10 minutes’ walk from Bradford city centre, the school possesses an excellent reputation within the local and wider community. Horton Park is a school with big ambitions where ‘everyone learns to succeed’, working together to provide every child with a brilliant start to their school life.

Horton Park Primary School joined Exceed Academies Trust on 1 December 2016, a one of 3 founding schools, and has been an integral part in establishing and developing the Multi Academy Trust into the successful and highly regarded organisation it is today.

Exceed Academies Trust believe that successful schools develop their own identity and individuality and are best placed to meet their own community’s needs. We believe that partnership working, the sharing of good practice and being outward facing as an organisation supports our aims and leads to outstanding results.

This post is a fantastic opportunity for an outstanding and ambitious existing senior leader, with extensive primary teaching experience to develop their leadership career, utilising their skills and experience to ensure that children at Horton Park Primary School continue to benefit from outstanding learning opportunities.

Working in close collaboration with existing Senior Leadership Team, the Deputy Headteacher at Horton Park Primary School will be responsible for assisting the Headteacher with the day-to-day leadership and management of one of our flagship schools, supporting this consistently good school on its progressive journey to becoming an outstanding provider of primary education in the city of Bradford.

Please contact Emma Hendry, Chief HR Officer on 01274 086494 or 07967 390793 or email for an informal discussion regarding this opportunity or to request an application pack.

Application packs should be downloaded from the Trust website

Closing date for applications: Midday on Friday 7th May 2021

Interviews: week of 17th May 2021

Please submit completed applications to

Exceed Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

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