Skip to main content
Stockton-on-Tees Borough Council

Big plans, bright future

Stockton Council's web-based services (including website) will be unavailable on Saturday 18 November due to essential maintenance. Apologies for any inconvenience caused

Assistant Head Teacher

Northfield School & Sports College
£54,250 - £59,264 per annum
Closing Date:
Benefits & Grade:
L14 - L18b
Contract Details:
The school is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. The posts are subject to enhanced disbarring bureau service disclosure.
Job Description:
'Staff morale is outstanding'
'Students thrive both personally and academically' Ofsted July 2016

Northfield School is a large, 11-16 secondary school, a specialist school and sports college with state of the art facilities and interactive technology in a well-resourced newly refurbished school.

In July 2016, Ofsted judged the school to be Good in all categories. We are a rapidly improving school seeking to recruit an Assistant Headteacher with responsibility for English with the potential to support the school in moving to outstanding. Northfield has a commitment to excellence and helping every child succeed.

We are looking to recruit an experienced and outstanding Assistant Headteacher with a proven track record of excellence in leading and managing a successful Mathematics Department. The successful candidate will lead a large, enthusiastic and experienced Department that has the capacity to become outstanding. The post will also allow the successful applicant to develop senior leadership skills and to have an impact upon a range of whole school developments, determined by areas of interest and expertise.

Our other recent successes include, achieving the Arts Gold Mark (Exemplary) award, Investors in People Gold Award, School Games Gold Award, Beacon School status for Holocaust Education by the University of London and Flagship School status for the Duke of Edinburgh Award. Northfield plays a significant role in the Campus Stockton Teaching Alliance.

An official application form and further details are available online from the school website and should be returned to by 12 noon on the closing date.

Alternatively, applications are also accepted by post (FAO Ms A Mills). NB: we do not accept CV's.

Visits to the school are welcome by appointment; please call Ms A Mills or email using the details below.

Northfield School and Sports College, Thames Road, Billingham, TS22 5EG, Tel: 01642 557373, Email: