Head Teacher, Buckinghamshire

Closing date:Expiring soon

Juniper Hill SchoolBuckinghamshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L18–L24 (£60,775 - £70,370)
Contract term: Permanent


Could you be the inspiring leader to take our school into the future?

The Governors are looking to appoint a new Headteacher who will provide strong, focused leadership and will inspire and motivate staff to deliver our vision. The post will suit an experienced Headteacher looking for a new challenge or an exceptional deputy who is ready for headship. Applicants must be able to evidence an excellent 'track record'.


Juniper Hill is a successful and thriving school in the heart of the Buckinghamshire countryside. We have a real family feel, both in the playground and the staff room, something that puts us at the very centre of the local community.

We offer a supportive environment for our staff and recognise that to perform at the highest standard you need a committed management team who will seek to bring out the very best in you.

Please visit our website www.juniperhill.bucks.sch.uk


We are looking for a Headteacher who:

  • Is an outstanding practitioner with the ability and passion to help transform the lives of children;
  • Has a high expectation of children's achievement, progress and behaviour;
  • Has a proven track record and the drive to achieve high standards in teaching and learning, with the ability to inspire children, staff and parents;
  • Is committed to the professional development of all staff;
  • Is an effective manager with excellent financial, organisational and communication skills;
  • Has the tenacity to know when to respond proactively to the many changes that are taking place in education at a local and national level;
  • Embraces the inclusive nature of our school.

We are proud to offer the successful candidate:

  • The opportunity to lead one of the largest primary schools in the area;
  • A dedicated and talented team of professional and committed staff;
  • Happy and well-behaved children who enjoy learning;
  • Extensive and active parental support;
  • Academic standards significantly above average;
  • A supportive governing body who work in a positive partnership.
  • NOR 422 (Including a 12 place ARP).


Please see the attached Job Description and Person Specification.


NOR 422 (Including a 12 place ARP) Group 3 ISR L18 to L24.

Ref: FS09102

Required from: September 2019.

Completed application forms should be returned to the Chair of Governors at governors@juniperhill.bucks.sch.uk

Closing date: 9am, Monday 21st January 2019.
Assessment day: Tuesday 5th February 2019.

Juniper Hill is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Job location

More about Juniper Hill School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Churchill Close, Flackwell Heath, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP10 9LA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1628 523536
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