Job details

Job details
Employer St Andrew's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Location Great Yeldham, Halstead
Salary Leadership points 8 - 13
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date
Job starts 17 April 2018 or 1 September 2018

Full Time, Group 2 (L8-13), NOR 144 

Commencing Easter or September 2018  

We are a Church of England School offering a caring and supportive environment for every individual within our school community. We are looking to appoint a motivated and dynamic new Head Teacher who will continue to build on the success of our highly regarded, oversubscribed school with a vision that embraces our values and puts each child at the centre of all that we do.  We retained our ‘Good’ OFSTED rating in June 2017.  

We want to hear from you if you: 

  • would thrive on the challenge of leading the school on its journey to future successes 
  • have proven leadership and management skills and are looking for significant career progression 
  • will develop a clear vision of excellence for the school 
  • can strategically manage change by building on the firm foundations laid by the current leadership team 
  • are an excellent communicator and motivator who works inclusively and cohesively with children, staff, parents, governors and the wider school community  

We offer: 

  • confident and well behaved children who engage enthusiastically with all aspects of their learning and regularly achieve beyond expectations
  • a dedicated, enthusiastic and ambitious team of staff, parents and children 
  • an informed, engaged and balanced governing board that holds the school's best interests at the centre of all decisions, great and small 
  • close and supportive working relationships with the wider education community  

School Visits: 8th and 10th January 2018 (other dates available on request) 

Closing Date: 12th January 2018, 4.00pm 

Interview: 26th January 2018  

Please email us via if you require further information or to arrange a visit. Further information regarding our school can be found on our website:  

The Governing body are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

About the employer

Information about St Andrew's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Primary
Funding status State - Voluntary Controlled
Gender Mixed
Age range 5 - 11 years

Locations and contacts

Church Road
Gt. Yeldham
United Kingdom