Head Teacher, Medway

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Wayfield Primary SchoolMedway

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L15-L18
Contract term: Permanent

Can you lead this inclusive and ambitious school to outstanding?

Wayfield Primary School is seeking an inspirational, dynamic and visionary Head Teacher who can make a very real difference to the entire community which the school serves.

Our current Head Teacher is moving on to a promotion within our partnership and so this is an opportunity to join a popular one form entry school at an exciting time in its history. Our new Headteacher will be committed to continuing the significant upward trajectory of ambition and outcome that has been driven by the current school team.

Support is offered by The Primary First Trust to achieve the highest of educational standards. The Trust brings a network of excellent primary Head Teachers who work together to improve the life chances of children, whilst providing excellent opportunities for career progression and advancement.

The core purpose of the Head Teacher will be to raise standards for all by providing outstanding leadership. By establishing and communicating vision, values and high expectations and continuing to improve the quality of teaching and learning, the successful candidate will ensure high quality education for all. In Wayfield’s inclusive environment, our Headteacher will have the highest aspirations for everyone; making a significant, positive difference to every child’s learning opportunities and continuing the development of a motivated and determined staff team.

The successful candidate will have strategic experience and the ability to inspire and motivate the community, both in school and beyond. As an outstanding classroom practitioner, our Headteacher will recognise high-quality teaching and learning and will empower every individual at Wayfield School to fulfil his or her potential.

If you have the experience and commitment to undertake this role at this exciting time, please contact Hardeep Hullait on 01474 565903 or hhullait@theprimaryfirsttrust.co.uk to arrange an informal discussion with the CEO or DoE and/or to arrange a school visit and meeting.

An application pack is attached to this advert and completed application forms should be emailed to hr@theprimaryfirsttrust.co.uk by 12pm on Wednesday 25th April 2018.

Interview date: Thursday 3rd May 2018

References will be requested for those shortlisted.

The Primary First Trust and Wayfield Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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More about Wayfield Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Wayfield Road, Chatham, Kent, ME5 0HH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 300 065 8230
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