Headteacher for Beaminster St Mary's Academy, Beaminster, Dorset

Closing date:Expiring soon

Beaminster St Mary's AcademyBeaminster, Dorset

Date posted:
Start date: 1st January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L10-L16 (negotiable according to experience) £51,311 - £59,528
Contract term: Permanent

Beaminster St Mary’s Academy is a positive and friendly place to work. The school is a small primary situated in a popular thriving community that serves a diverse catchment of families. We have a superb building and extensive grounds and enjoy high quality resources. We are proud of our church school ethos that has the well-being of children at the heart of all we do.

We genuinely value the positive contribution of every member of our team and are keen to welcome other like-minded staff. We are part of the Diocese of Salisbury Academy Trust and commit to working collaboratively to achieve the best outcomes for all children in the Trust.  We are on a journey to become a GOOD school and welcome applicants who are able to commit time and energy to leading us towards achieving this goal.  

Are you looking for your next big adventure? Ready for a bigger leadership opportunity?

Are you determined, innovative and passionate about learning?

Do you have the skills and attributes to lead a team, determined to offer the very best education?  

Can you commit to being part of a journey to secure excellent outcomes for our young people?

We are looking for someone who:  

• Has a dynamic vision for the education of all children

• Has a proven track record of excellent teaching and learning

• Has a desire and commitment to raising standards for every child

• Is creative and can embrace change

• Has energy, enthusiasm and passion

• Can build positive working relationships within a diverse school community 

• Can lead by example and is ready to learn and grow with us

• Is able to show reflectiveness and persistence when dealing with complexity 

• Genuinely wants to be part of our future

We can offer:

 Young people who love their school and are excited by learning

 A team of dedicated staff who believe in keeping the children at the heart of everything they do  

 A collaborative desire to be the very best we can be

 Opportunities for professional development 

 A governing body prepared to support and work hard for the school

 A strong and supportive parent body

 A positive, caring school ethos firmly rooted in our church school values

 A Trust that offers many opportunities for working together and collaboration

Beaminster St Mary’s Academy is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required.

Visits to our school are welcomed. To make an appointment to visit the school and meet the Chair of Governors, please contact Mrs Cox or Mrs Vaughan in the School Office on 01308 862201.  For the opportunity to speak to our Chief Executive, Mark Lacey, please contact Nicki Summerill on 01722 746948 or office@dsat.org.uk. 

Closing date for applications is 17th October at 9am. 

More about Beaminster St Mary's Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Clay Lane, Beaminster, Dorset, DT8 3BY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1308 862201
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