Headteacher, Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Closing date:

Dunston Primary and Nursery SchoolChesterfield, Derbyshire

Date posted:
Start date: January 2019 or earlier if possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L16 (£57,077) to L22 (£66,017) subject to 2018/19 review
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Have you got what it takes to join our team?

The Governing Board wish to recruit an innovative and inspirational Headteacher to lead future direction.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be an outstanding practitioner who can enthuse and inspire staff and pupils;
  • Demonstrate a strong commitment and drive to raising standards achieving the best for all pupils; 
  • Demonstrate strong interpersonal skills;
  • Have previous experience of teaching and school leadership across the primary phases.

In return, we can offer:

  • A stimulating challenge;
  • Enthusiastic, happy and eager pupils who have a desire to learn;
  • Systems, structures and procedures to work within, maintain and improve;
  • Highly skilled and enthusiastic staff and a supportive Governing Board;
  • Extensive CPD opportunities to develop practice and support career progression.

Visits are highly recommended and warmly welcomed. To arrange an appointment, please contact Mrs Jane Dent on 01246 450601 or email: jdent@dunston.derbyshire.sch.uk 

Further information and to apply, please visit www.dunston.derbyshire.sch.uk

Closing date: 12.30pm, Friday 15th June 2018.

Interview dates: Wednesday 4th and Thursday 5th July 2018. 

The post is subject to enhanced DBS checks.

Job location

More about Dunston Primary and Nursery School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Dunston Lane, Newbold, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 8EY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1246 450601

We think our school is special. We have happy, well behaved pupils; enthusiastic and skilled staff; and an ethos that values and supports everyone to enable them to achieve their potential. We have extensive school grounds and we are looking forward ...