Deputy Head of The Centre School - Cottenham Village College

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All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

We are looking to appoint an ambitious Deputy Head for The Centre School to support the Principal in the smooth running of the school and on the next phase of our journey towards becoming a truly excellent academy. You will be an outstanding leader and classroom practitioner who has the ability to inspire, challenge and motivate to ensure that pupils and staff give their best.


We are looking for a skilled leader who:

  • has the strategic vision and determination to drive the college forward;
  • is inspirational and approachable;
  • possesses excellent interpersonal, communication and organisational skills;
  • will develop our strengths as well as provide challenge and support when it is required;
  • believes passionately in high quality professional development for all staff.


We can offer you:

  • the wholehearted support of the Trust in developing your leadership and management skills;
  • an exciting opportunity to work with a highly committed, dedicated team of staff;


Closing date:                        Thursday 28th February at 8.00am

Interviews will be held:        Thursday – Friday 7th and 8th March 2019


Prospective candidates are warmly encouraged to visit prior to application.  To register to visit or to arrange a telephone conversation please contact the Centre School direct on 01954 288789.


Applications packs should be returned to the HR Officer, Mrs O’Mullane:


Equal-Opportunities-Form (CVC)

Application Form

Recruitment Pack


Please note we are unable to accept CVs. Applicants who have not been called for interview can assume their application has not been successful. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, the successful applicants will be expected to undergo an Enhanced DBS check.


Salary negotiable for the right candidate
Closing date for applications
February 28, 2019