Head Teacher, Herefordshire

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St James' CofE Primary SchoolHerefordshire

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Start date: Autumn Term 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L12 – L18
Contract term: Permanent

St James C of E Primary is a thriving school serving a strong and supportive community. We are looking for an inspirational and visionary head teacher to build on our strengths, drive progress and lead us onwards to become exceptional in all that we do.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and capable leader who:

  • Can build excellent relationships with children, staff, parents, governors and the wider community
  • Inspire motivate and empower all along the journey to excellence in teaching and learning
  • Will strive for all children enjoy their learning while realising their full potential
  • Will value our children and take pride in their achievements
  • Will place Christian values at the heart of school policy and practice while welcoming children of all faiths and none

We offer:

  • Highly motivated children and dedicated staff
  • Supportive and committed parents and governing body
  • A strong partnership with the community
  • A caring and inclusive Christian ethos
  • A beautiful county in which to live and work


Visits to the school by arrangement are warmly welcomed – please contact us on phone number 01432 273961

Please also visit our website for further details of the school: http://www.stjamesceschool.org/

School visits: 12th, 13th, 14th, 15th, 16th February 2018 by appointment only.
Closing date: 26th February 2018 for applications
Shortlisting 2nd March 2018
Interviews: 15th, 16th March 2018

Further details and an application pack are available online at www.hooplerecruitment.co.uk 

The Governing Body and the Diocese of Hereford, are committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expect all staff to share this commitment.
Appointment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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More about St James' CofE Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 11 years
Address: Vicarage Road, Hereford, Herefordshire, HR1 2QN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1432 273961