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Assistant Headteacher - EYFS New

Smile Education

£200 - £275 per day


Temporary | Full Time



Smile Leadership Ltd are currently seeking a dedicated, inspirational EYFS Assistant Headteacher for a Birmingham, West Midlands based primary school within a large multi academy trust (B45 9PB). This role is offered on a full-time, interim basis to start ASAP. If you are an experienced EYFS Assistant Headteacher who has led the Early Years curriculum within a Primary school setting and are either local to or available to travel to the Birmingham, West Midlands area, we would like to hear from you. Smile Leadership Ltd is a sister company to Smile Education who are a leading education recruitment agency.

We are currently working alongside an established multi academy trust to support their primary schools whilst securing more permanent Assistant Headteachers. There are multiple posts available, and they are initially offered on a temporary, full-time basis, Monday to Friday (37.5 hours). You will also have the opportunity to apply on a more permanent bases next academic year. The salary package on offer is from L3 upwards (£240 per day equivalent) and is negotiable dependant on experience. Closing date for CV submittal is the 12th of December at 8am. Ability to demonstrate experience within assisting leadership of a primary school is essential for your application to be considered.

The core purpose of this role is to provide professional leadership with regards to the EYFS curriculum, strategic direction and management in order to ensure the School’s continued success. It will also include a teaching commitment. The EYFS Assistant Headteacher will work in partnership with Headteacher, staff, wider trust, governors, parents, children and the wider school community and agencies to create a sense of community learning.

To be successful in your application, you must have the following:

• Experience teaching the EYFS curriculum within a UK based primary school
• A relevant, UK recognised teaching qualification
• Ambitious and eager to develop your skills
• Willing to contribute to the wider life of the school
• Previous Assistant Headteacher experience within Primary setting (Desirable but not essential)

Posted date: 24.11.22
Closing date for applications and/or profiles: 12.12.22
Salary range: £46,778 L3, daily rate equivalent (Negotiable)

A video meeting with a Smile Leadership representative will be arranged for applicants as a first stage interview. Once attended, a job description can be provided, and a tour of the setting can be arranged. If you would like to be considered for representation in this EYFS Assistant Headteacher role, then please contact me directly via email at or call on 07494200668.

Alternatively, if you would like to have a confidential discussion surrounding other senior leadership posts available please contact Laura Omelchuk, Director of Smile Leadership Ltd on 07494200668. For further information on teacher recruitment, or to find your nearest teaching agency please contact our sister company Smile Education on 01213926570.

We are committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.