Key Stage 1 Leader, Kent

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Valley Invicta Primary School at Holborough LakesKent

Date posted:
Start date: 1/9/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: VIAT Upper Pay Scale/ Leadership
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We would like to appoint an aspirational, innovative and dynamic Key Stage One leader to join our highly-motivated leadership team on our journey to secure outstanding provision.

Are you looking for a new challenge? Are you?:

  • Passionate about transforming young children’s lives?
  • Creative and innovative in planning and delivering a broad, diverse and robust curriculum?
  • Someone who strives for academic excellence and believes all children can achieve? 
  • Someone who values collaboration and shares excellent practice?
  • Committed to providing an exciting range of opportunities for children?
  • Someone who inspires pupils to love learning across all subjects?
  • Someone who builds strong links with parents and communities to ensure the best outcomes and care for all pupils?

This is an excellent opportunity to become part of a friendly, strong, supportive team, within a popular, successful school, which is very much a part of the local community. Our pupils are proud to be part of the school and are well mannered, polite and keen to learn.

Holborough Lakes is an ‘inclusive and caring school, underpinned by a culture of respect, as observed by Unicef’s Rights Respecting assessor (Silver Award February 2019). We put the children at the centre of everything we do, and pupils say they "feel safe and happy at school and are well looked after. They say it is a "kind" and "content" school (Ofsted 2018)

Our school goes from strength to strength and having achieved Good Ofsted rating in October 2018 we are now on the journey towards outstanding. We have high expectations and believe in inspiring our pupils to achieve success, through a broad, balanced and enriched curriculum, that provides them with opportunities to excel.

Our Commitment

Come and join our dedicated team of professionals who are always willing to support new staff in the best interests of our children. All our schools continually evolve in their drive for excellence; we aspire to provide Outstanding Care, Outstanding Education and Outstanding Opportunities. New opportunities, including career progression, are actively sought for all staff across the MAT. Collaboration with like-minded colleagues across the MAT is set up to provide; networking, support, quality assurance and friendship. If you think you would thrive in this environment we want to meet you.

If you think you might be the best person for this position, then please come and visit us to check that this is the right school for you.

Please contact our Headteacher, Mrs L Vickers, if you would like to disucss this opportunity or arrange to visit us. Telephone: 01634 242839.

For more information on the Valley Invicta Primary School at Holborough Lakes, please visit our website.

Our Trust and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service as well as the receipt of two satisfactory references.

Job location

More about Valley Invicta Primary School at Holborough Lakes
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Holborough Lakes, Polyfield Close, Snodland, Kent, ME6 5GR, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1622 357026