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Headteacher, The Deepings School

We are seeking an exceptional leader to become the next Headteacher of The Deepings School in the heart of South Lincolnshire. 

Location: Deeping St James, Peterborough
Contract type: Permanent
Hours: Full time
Start date: January 2023
Salary: Group 7 (L34 – L40) depending on experience

The Deepings School is a mixed 11-18 comprehensive school at the heart of Deeping St James near Peterborough, a vibrant, growing community in South Lincolnshire. The school currently has almost 1,500 students on roll with a wide range of experience within the staff body supported by Anthem’s specialist practitioners.

We are looking to appoint a Headteacher with a proven track record at either Headteacher or Deputy Headteacher level. As a senior leader in our organisation, the post-holder would be expected to embrace Anthem’s values of integrity, collaboration and excellence and work closely with other schools across the Trust, whilst enjoying the autonomy to further develop the school’s distinctive ethos. 

In addition to a competitive salary, we provide high-quality leadership coaching and professional development and the opportunity to play a key role in a dynamic and ambitious schools trust. We would also consider a relocation package for the right candidate.

To discover more about this exciting opportunity, please download the attached information or contact

Visits to the school are welcome. Please contact to arrange a visit.

Prospective applicants are strongly encouraged to arrange an informal discussion with the Education Director, Jane Coley, in the first instance. This can be arranged by contacting the recruitment team on 01189 021 637 or by email:

Applicants must complete the Anthem application form to be considered for the role and email this to

Closing date: Thursday, 13 October 2022 at 9am.
Interviews: Thursday, 20 and Friday, 21 October. 


These duties and responsibilities should be regarded as neither exhaustive nor exclusive as the post holder may be required to undertake other reasonably determined duties and responsibilities commensurate with the grading of the post. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.