LB Islington Schools HR Services
Deputy Headteacher Margaret McMillan Nursery School and Children’s Centre
Permanent post, full time, 5 days a week
Salary Grade Range
Leadership 4 to 8
Actual Salary Range
£56,085 – £61,039 per annum to be determined based on skills and experience
Are you an inspirational, highly motivated and passionate leader, experienced in Early Years? Do you have a strong commitment to inclusion and continuous improvement to ensure the best outcomes for all children?
This is an exciting opportunity to join Margaret McMillan and work with the recently appointed experienced Headteacher to form a new leadership team in our journey to outstanding!
Margaret McMillan is a successful vibrant inner-city nursery school and is part of the Islington Bright Start North Children’s Centre Area. Situated at the north end of Islington, the school is an established part of a community which benefits from a very wide social, racial and ethnic mix.
We are a school with:
The school is set in nearly an acre of garden and operates the garden nursery model pioneered by Margaret McMillan early last century valuing the learning opportunities inside and outside equally. The school is committed to a child-centred approach to learning within a carefully structured environment. We place a strong emphasis on the quality of the continuous provision as a basis for child centred learning. We have a strong commitment to team work which extends throughout the school.
Closing date for applications
Midnight, Thursday 20 April 2023
Friday 21 April 2023 (Shortlisted candidates will have a chance to visit the school before the selection process)
Friday 28 April 2023
To apply for the role, please visit or if you have a query, contact the school office.
Safeguarding Margaret McMillan Nursery School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) with barred list check is required for all successful applicants