Headteacher, Essex

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Rettendon Primary SchoolEssex

Date posted:
Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £44,544 - £59,264, Group 1
Contract term: Permanent

The dream starts here…

Rettendon is a strong, effective and successful village school that is the heart of its local community. We have an established culture of high expectations delivered through a child centred approach and a passion for the highest standards of teaching and learning.

This exciting opportunity has arisen due to the promotion of the current Head. We are looking for a dynamic, ambitious and self-motivated natural leader who can expand on our current successes and capitalise on opportunities for expansion.

The successful candidate will:

  • have proven leadership skills and a vision of excellence
  • be able to promote excellence by creating an engaging and inspiring learning environment for all pupils
  • be a great teacher who leads by example
  • ensure the efficient and effective deployment of staff and resources
  • lead, empower and drive staff to achieve success. 

We offer:

  • enthusiastic pupils who are keen to learn and are proud of their school
  • a curriculum delivered through an innovative use of resources
  • KS2 results above the national average
  • deeply committed and skilled team of staff who deliver a successful and individualised, pupil focussed approach to learning
  • a committed and supportive Governing Body
  • strong and productive relationships with local delivery groups, parents, carers and stakeholders.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed from 12th to 21st June. Please contact Mrs Sue Walsh 01268 732096.

For an application pack, please contact Liz Whitelock, Essex County Council, School Recruitment Team; Tel: 033301 39835 or Email: headships@essex.gov.uk

Closing Date: 22nd June 2018
Shortlisting Date: 25th June 2018
Interview Dates: 2nd & 3rd July 2018

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The appointment will be subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS checks.

Rettendon Primary School
Main Road,
Rettendon Common,
Tel: 01268 732 096
Email: admin@rettendon.essex.sch.uk
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More about Rettendon Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Main Road, Rettendon Common, Chelmsford, Essex, CM3 8DW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1268 732096
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