Headteacher, Poole

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Buckholme Towers SchoolPoole
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Independent Co-educational Day School, 70 pupils, aged 3 to 11 years

The Proprietor of Buckholme Towers School warmly invites applications for the post of Headteacher.

This is an exciting opportunity to pick up the reins of this small, happy independent school. We are seeking to recruit an outstanding leader who has the vision, energy and excellent leadership skills to drive the school forward and strengthen its position in this competitive market.

Buckholme Towers is a co-educational day school situated on the outskirts of Poole, just minutes away from the beautiful Dorset coast. Founded in 1939, it is well known for its warm, family atmosphere and as a school where every child is happy and excited about learning. It has an established reputation for its high academic achievements with the high percentage of pupils gaining places at the local Grammar Schools.

In addition to completing the application form, please write a personal statement of no more than two sides of A4, using the person specification to say why you are a suitable candidate for this role. The completed paperwork should be returned by post or emailed to recruitment@buckholme.dorset.sch.uk  

Start Date: As soon as possible
Closing date for applications: Friday 21 December, 10am
Interviews will take place on Wednesday 2 and Thursday 3 January 2019

Buckholme Towers School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all staff to share this commitment.  Applicants must therefore be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers. An enhanced DBS check will be required for all successful applicants

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More about Buckholme Towers School
Address: 18 Commercial Road, Parkstone, Poole, Dorset, BH14 0JW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1202 742871