Headteacher, South London

Closing date:

Holy Trinity C of E Primary SchoolSouth London

Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L18 - L24 plus 10% discretionary allowance
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

After 15 successful years with our current head, we are seeking a person with the passion and vision to lead our vibrant and culturally diverse school into the next stage of its history.

Holy Trinity has a strong Christian ethos and a vision for all pupils to achieve their potential. The school has a great staff team and boasts many exciting initiatives which include; a new curriculum recognised as cutting edge and being shared with other schools, an excellent range of after school activities, a broad music provision and trips culminating in a year 6 visit to Barcelona.  

We have excellent welfare and support and our whole team works hard to ensure that our pupils leave us as self-assured and confident young people ready to engage with the challenges of secondary school. We are recognised by OFSTED as good with outstanding features and our latest SIAMS inspection judged the school outstanding.

This is an excellent opportunity for a person with vision, passion and energy to lead Holy Trinity into the next phase of our development.

You will bring:

  • a commitment to develop our Christian ethos in the context of an open intake 
  • the energy and the vision to motivate and inspire staff, parents and pupils
  • outstanding leadership, management and communication skills
  • a desire to develop new initiatives in the school that will build on our successes

You will find:

  • an experienced, passionate and dedicated staff and governing body
  • enthusiastic, confident children who want to succeed
  • a happy working environment in an inclusive community

To obtain an application pack and application form please email Denise Richards, Finance & Human Resources Manager, drichards@holytrinity.lambeth.sch.uk, to whom your completed application  should also be sent.

Closing date: Monday 28 October 2019.
Interviews: Tuesday 12 November / Wednesday 13 November 2019.

We strongly recommend that applicants visit the School in the first two weeks of September. To arrange a convenient time, please contact Denise Richards, Finance & Human Resources Manager, drichards@holytrinity.lambeth.sch.uk  

In addition, Chris Tongeman, Chair of Governors, will be available to discuss the post and can be contacted via chairofgb@holytrinity.lambeth.sch.uk 

Holy Trinity is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks and satisfactory references.

'Excellence in how we worship, learn and work together'

Holy Trinity CE Primary School 

Upper Tulse Hill, London SW2 2RL

Tel: 020 8674 9051   Fax: 020 8674 6782


More about Holy Trinity C of E Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 11 years
Address: Upper Tulse Hill, London, SW2 2RL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 86749051
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