Vacancy: Head of School
Salary Scale: L12-16
Following the successful appointment of our new Head Teacher we are seeking to appoint an outstanding and inspiring Head of School for our Fernwood site starting September 2019.
This is a perfect opportunity for a dynamic and talented leader, and would suit either an existing Head Teacher, somebody new to Headship or an experienced member of a leadership team, but certainly someone who is committed to raising achievement and maintaining and building upon the excellent teaching and learning practice in our school, whilst working within a fantastic community of children, staff, parents and governors.
Chuter Ede Primary School is based on two sites, the original and larger site at Balderton (420 pupils) and the ever growing Fernwood site (210 pupils with potential to expand to 420). It is one school under one governing body and in September 2019 the Leadership Team will consist of Head Teacher of the whole school across both sites based mainly at the Balderton site, Head of School at Fernwood, an Assistant Head/SENCo, Assistant SENCo, Assessment Co-ordinator and Department Leaders. If you would like to work in a large and friendly school that is committed to providing children with an ‘outstanding’ learning experience, that aims to continually develop and grow, and where teamwork and the professional development of all staff is important, we would love to hear from you.
Our ideal candidate will:
This vacancy is a full time position with no fixed teaching commitments. There is however an expectation that the successful candidate can lead by example and has the skills to model high quality teaching and learning.
We actively encourage visits to our school. Should you have any further questions or wish to arrange a visit, please make contact with Tracey Lee, Finance Manager in the school office on 01636 683550.
Closing Date: 28th March 2019 - Midday
Interviews to be held: 25th April 2019
Chuter Ede is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. A full DBS check is a requirement for this post.