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St Mary's Catholic Primary, Birmingham

New this week

This vacancy arises upon the retirement of our long-serving Headteacher, Helena Cusack at the end of the Summer Term 2021.

Salary: L17 – L23 £62,570 - £72,497
Apply by 8 Feb 2021 Job start: Autumn Term 2021


Dartford Grammar School, Kent

New this week

A rare and rewarding leadership opportunity for an energised and forward looking individual arises in one of England’s oldest schools.

Salary: Group 8 salary range
Apply by 16 Feb 2021 Job start: September 2021

Head Teacher

Coldfall Primary School, Haringey

New this week

Coldfall Primary School seeks new Head Teacher for 19 April or 1 September 2021

Salary: GBP £82,277 - £96,168 per year (Group 6 L24-L31)
Apply by 1 Feb 2021 Job start: 19 April or 1 September 2021


Taverham High School, Norfolk

This is a rare opportunity to lead a unique, successful and oversubscribed School (a single academy trust for students ages 11 – 18 housed in PFI buildings) in idyllic rural Norfolk on the outskirts of the city of Norwich

Salary: Group 7 – L33 – L39 (£92,624-£106,176)
Apply by 25 Jan 2021 Job start: 1st September 2021

Headteacher - St Mary's C of E Primary Academy

Collaborative Learning Trust, Hunslet, Leeds

New this week

Governors and trustees seek to appoint an energetic, highly motivated, talented individual who would like an opportunity to "make their mark" in leading school improvement as Headteacher of St Mary's CofE Primary Academy, part of a growing Trust.

Salary: GBP £59,581 - £69,031 per year (Leadership Pay Spine L15-L21 depending on experience)
Apply by 29 Jan 2021 Job start: September 2021 or earlier if...


St Luke's Primary School, Brighton, Brighton and Hove

New this week

St Luke’s Primary is a three form entry community school, which sits at the heart of an active, diverse and vibrant community within the city of Brighton and Hove.

Salary: GBP £74,295 - £86,061 per year (L24b - L30)
Apply by 28 Feb 2021 Job start: September 2021


Sacred Heart Catholic Primary School Hastings, East Sussex

The Governors of this school judged by OFSTED as ‘Good’ and ‘Outstanding’ by Section 48, wish to appoint an inspirational Head, a practising Catholic with the vision to shape the future success of the school, building on the excellent achievements...

Salary: Salary L13 - L19
Apply by 1 Feb 2021 Job start: September 2021

Head Teacher

Cedars Manor School, Harrow

New this week

The Governors of Cedars Manor Primary School are looking to recruit a Headteacher following the decision of our current Headteacher to retire this summer.

Salary: GBP £67,496 - £77,643 per year (Salary range £67,496 - £77,643 (L18 – L24 Outer London))
Apply by 8 Feb 2021 Job start: September 2021


St Laurence's Church Junior School, Birmingham

St Laurence Church Junior School is a mixed, 3 form-entry over subscribed Church of England Junior school for pupils aged 7-11 years, which currently has 360 pupils on roll.

Salary: L18 – L24
Apply by 25 Jan 2021 Job start: Summer or Autumn Term 2021


Paignton Academy, Torbay

The trustees are seeking to appoint a leader who can build further on the achievements at this unique, twin site Academy that educates over 1400 pupils between Years 7 and 11.

Salary: Competitive
Apply by 1 Feb 2021 Job start: September 2021


Ashfield Junior School, Hertfordshire

New this week

We have an exciting opportunity to offer to a strong, inspiring, forward thinking individual to lead our school from its current strong and successful performance, through its next phases of development and growth.

Salary: £59,000 - £65,000
Apply by 10 Feb 2021 Job start: September 2021


Huntcliff School, North Lincolnshire

Expiring soon

Are you an ambitious, successful senior leader who believes in the transformational power of education?

Salary: GBP £76,141 - £87,313 per year (L25 – 31)
Apply by 22 Jan 2021 Job start: September 2021

Executive Headteacher

Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School & Sixth Form College, Cheshire East

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Executive Headteacher - From September 2021

Salary: GBP £90,000 - £114,000 per year (Leadership Scale)
Apply by 29 Jan 2021 Job start: 01/09/2021


Wirral Grammar School for Girls, Wirral

Wirral Grammar School for Girls is a vibrant and ambitious all girls Grammar School in Bebington, Wirral with a strong ethos of high performance in a caring and supportive environment. There are currently 1198 on roll including 300 in the sixth form.

Salary: L33 – L39, starting salary negotiable dependant on experience. Relocation package may be available.
Apply by 1 Feb 2021 Job start: September 2021


Michael Faraday School, Southwark

Are you an experienced Headteacher looking for a new opportunity? Do you have energy, vision and a passion for education? Could you be the right person to steer our highly successful school through a rapidly changing context?

Salary: L11-L24 (dependent on experience)
Apply by 1 Feb 2021 Job start: 1st September 2021 or earlier


Rainham Mark Grammar School, Kent

Expiring tomorrow

“An Outstanding School” Ofsted 2014 - RMGS is a very popular and highly successful co-educational selective school with a large Sixth Form in the heart of Kent. Governors are seeking to appoint an inspirational and highly motivated Headteacher.

Salary: GBP £92,624 - £107,239 per year (L33 to L39 (starting point subject to experience))
Apply by 18 Jan 2021 Job start: 1 September 2021


Burford (Secondary) School, Oxfordshire

Following the retirement of our excellent Head, the Governors of Burford School are looking to appoint a forward-thinking leader to build on the proud traditions of this highly successful comprehensive school

Salary: L34 - L39 (£94,914 - £107,329) starting salary will depend upon experience
Apply by 25 Jan 2021 Job start: 1st September 2021


Driffield Church of England Voluntary Controlled Infant School, Driffield, East Riding of Yorkshire

Applications are closed

Due to the retirement of our accomplished and much valued Headteacher, the Governors, staff and pupils of this vibrant and flourishing infant school seek an innovative, dynamic and open minded Headteacher from April 2021, who will sustain and...

Salary: Group 2 L9 – L15
Apply by 4 Jan 2021 Job start: April 2021


Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School, Sefton

Expiring soon

Our current Headteacher is taking well-deserved retirement after an outstanding teaching career culminating in 14 years at our school; therefore, we are looking to appoint a new Headteacher to lead our diverse, popular and thriving primary school.

Salary: A competitive salary
Apply by 20 Jan 2021 Job start: 1st April 2021


Churchfield Primary School, Barnsley

New this week
Apply by 5 Feb 2021 Job start: 01/09/2021