Executive Headteacher, East Sussex

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Etchingham Church of England Primary SchoolEast Sussex

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L15 - L21* (£56,434 - £64,756)
Contract term: Permanent

The Riverside Federation was established in 2016 between Bodiam C E Primary School and Etchingham C E Primary School, following a successful partnership that began in 2010.

The Governors of The Riverside Federation are seeking to appoint an Executive Headteacher to develop our Federation further, whilst preserving the individuality of each of our schools.

Our Federation also works closely with four other small primary schools in the area and this is known as the Battle Outlying Small Schools (BOSS) Cluster.

Our schools are rated Ofsted ‘good’ and SIAMS ‘outstanding’. Both schools are in a sound financial position with excellent staff.

The successful candidate will:

  • Lead both schools to consolidate ‘good’ and move to ‘outstanding’
  • Strengthen ties with the local community
  • Fortify relationships with our parents and children
  • Reinforce partnerships with our collaboration schools
  • Provide robust strategic leadership and direction

In addition, you must be able to stay at the forefront of educational developments, establishing innovative methods to foster growth and learning for all.

To apply for this position and an application pack, please email: leadership.recruitment@eastsussex.gov.uk

Closing date: Midday on 4th January 2019.
Interview dates: 21st and 22nd January 2019.

Visits to the schools are encouraged, contact office@etchingham.e-sussex.sch.uk or telephone 01580 819218 for details.  Visit dates are Tuesday 11th December, Friday 14th December and Tuesday 18th December 2018.    

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More about Etchingham Church of England Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Controlled
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Parsonage Croft, High Street, Etchingham, East Sussex, TN19 7BY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1580 819218