Arthur Mellows Village College

Delivering learning for life within an aspirational culture

Assistant Headteacher - Pastoral

Actual Salary: L11 to L15 (£54,091 to £59,581)
Required For September 2022

Arthur Mellows Village College is a vibrant, oversubscribed comprehensive College, situated in a very pleasant rural village between Peterborough and Stamford. Ofsted graded the College as ‘Outstanding’ for a second time in December 2014. Behaviour is excellent and students are keen to learn, with 61% of students achieving a Grade 5+ in English and Maths and 83% a Grade 4+.

The Governors are seeking to appoint a committed, experienced middle/senior leader who wishes to work in a school with traditional standards and innovative approaches to teaching and learning. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of raising student attainment and carry substantive whole school responsibilities commensurate with the role of Assistant Headteacher. Working alongside the Pastoral Leadership Team, the successful candidate will promote the wellbeing, attainment and behaviour of our young people, providing excellent pastoral care across Key Stages 3 and 4. They will be expected to have excellent organisational skills, be competent in ICT and most importantly be able to command the respect and co-operation of both adults and young people.

If you are ambitious and interested in being part of our College please complete an Application Form, which is available in the application pack below, and return it to us with a letter of application.

The College welcomes visits from prospective applicants, arrangements can be made by contacting Sarah Cooper on 01733 254052 or email

Closing date for applications is noon on Friday 28 January 2022.

Interviews will take place w/c 7 February 2022.


The College is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.