Headteacher, West Sussex

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St. Peter’s Church of England (Aided) Primary SchoolWest Sussex

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £57,077 - £66,017
Contract term: Permanent

The Governing Body of St Peter’s CofE (VA) School, Henfield is seeking to appoint a Headteacher from September 2018. We need a resilient, dynamic and innovative leader with proven experience of rapid school improvement. The candidate will provide robust, strategic leadership and ensure a child-centred approach to education which will enable continuous progressive improvement for all pupils’ learning. Fostering confidence, ambition and motivation in staff will be a priority as well as promoting and delivering a positive and exciting learning experience for pupils, where teaching and learning will be consistently good.

St Peter’s CofE (Voluntary Aided) School is a large primary school at the heart of a vibrant community in Henfield, very close to the South Downs, and only 10 miles from Brighton. The Governing Body have aspirations to see this distinctively Christian school continue to be rooted at the centre of the surrounding village and the local church community.

We welcome visits to the school. Please phone the school office and speak to Alice Timmins on 01273 492447 or email office@stpetershenfield.org.uk. We would also like to refer you to our Applicants Pack attached to this advert.

Please note that St. Peter’s is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. There will be a need for the successful applicant to undertake a criminal record check via the DBS.

To apply please visit: https://www.westsussex.gov.uk/jobs/school-jobs/.

Closing date: 15 January 2018.

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More about St. Peter’s Church of England (Aided) Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Fabians Way, Henfield, West Sussex, BN5 9PU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1273 492447