Executive Headteacher, Waltham Forest

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Hillyfield Primary AcademyWaltham Forest

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Up to £120,000 (relocation package available)
Contract term: Permanent

Hillyfield Primary Academy is seeking to appoint a determined, experienced and inspirational Executive Headteacher to lead the school. Our current Executive Headteacher will be leaving at the end of the Autumn Term as her family is relocating to the North of England and the Governing Body are seeking an exceptional leader to continue to guide the school during its expansion, which will see it become one of the largest primary schools in the country.

Hillyfield Primary Academy (Ofsted “Outstanding” 2014) is the founding school of the REAch2 Academy Trust. We are looking to further strengthen our leadership team as we continue to expand to reach our full capacity of 7-forms of entry across our two sites: Hillyfield at the Park and Hillyfield on the Hill. The Executive Headteacher will work across both sites leading a large and dynamic Senior Leadership Team.

Hillyfield is a vibrant and exciting school where children and staff thrive, where every member of the school community is valued and where innovation, initiative and creativity are encouraged. Our vision of “Brilliance in every child. Excellence every day” drives us to be ambitious for all the children at our school.

We are looking for an outstanding leader who believes in the potential of every child, is able to support teachers to deliver the highest standards in terms of achievement and behaviour and welcomes the challenges of working in an outstanding school.

As a school we offer the following benefits:

  • A creative and hard-working staff, who have a strong sense of commitment to the school, its vision and its children
  • The opportunity to be part of an outstanding leadership team
  • A committed and highly skilled governing body
  • Exceptional leadership development opportunities

Potential applicants are warmly encouraged to visit the school. To book a visit, for more information or an informal, confidential discussion about the role, please contact Jo Grabowska at Tes on 020 3194 3085 or joanna.grabowska@tesglobal.com

To request an application form please contact Jo Grabowska as above or alternatively email info@tesprime.com

Applications close: 5pm, 17th September 2017
Short listing: 18th September 2017
Interviews: 22nd September 2017

Hillyfield Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding children and expects all who work at the school to share this commitment; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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More about Hillyfield Primary Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Higham Hill Road, Walthamstow, London, E17 6ED, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 85277934
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Hillyfield Primary Academy is a seven-form entry school for pupils aged 2-11 in Walthamstow, East London. The school is split across two sites a mile apart, Hillyfield on the Hill and Hillyfield at the Park. The new Park site provides facilities for ...