Headteacher, Birmingham

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Moseley Church of England Primary SchoolBirmingham

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Start date: January 2019 or sooner
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L14 – L18
Contract term: Permanent

With the promotion of our current Headteacher to a new Executive Headship and wider MAT role within the BDMAT, we are now looking for the right successor for her - an experienced, inspirational and enthusiastic leader motivated by the challenge of taking excellence forward, developing and improving the school further, and enabling us to equip our 214 children, and those who follow them, with the skills and character they need for their futures.


We offer:

  • A happy, successful, Church of England primary school in the diverse City of Birmingham – Moseley Church of England Primary School is a Voluntary-Aided one form-entry school which encourages every child to reach their full potential, nurtured and supported in an inclusive Christian community.
  • A whole child approach to learning - the children and their learning are at the heart of everything we do: they achieve well academically and enjoy a wide range of sporting, musical and cultural opportunities, as they learn the importance of tolerance, respect for difference, and the role they can play in the wider communities in which they live.
  • A successful platform to build on - recognised as an Outstanding school by OFSTED (2013) and SIAMS (2014), the school’s values of love, compassion and respect underpin our work, interactions, and ambitions for the future;
  • A forward-thinking school with mental health and well-being of all at the heart.


We are looking for:

  • An imaginative leader with strong strategic skills, you will inspire and encourage a loyal and talented team of education and childcare professionals.
  • A true and meaningful commitment to the mental health and well-being of all staff and children.
  • A spiritual leader who will support and further develop our Christian ethos, working with the Diocese and our local clergy, building on positive, collaborative, relationships across our local community.
  • An open and approachable style, a demonstrable passion for the teaching of children in challenging and imaginative ways, along with kindness and a sense of fun and possibility.
  • A commitment to building on our academic success and taking excellence forward.
  • Business skills and a strong understanding of school finances. You will also be able to work out how best to respond to, and operate within, the financial pressures schools across the country are facing.
  • This is an excellent opportunity for a talented Headteacher or Deputy Head Teacher. You will be able to demonstrate that you have the leadership ability, teaching experience, and values to work with us all and to build on our successes.


For a confidential conversation or to arrange a school visit please contact Ross Laird at Academicis on 01223 907 977, or email rlaird@academicis.co.uk.

All completed applications to be sent to Ross Laird’s email rlaird@academicis.co.uk by 12 noon Tuesday 25th June 2019.

Interview: Thursday 4th July

More about Moseley Church of England Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Oxford Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B13 9EH, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 121 4490441