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Job details
Employer Percy Main Primary School
Location North Tyneside
Salary £55,049 - £63,779 p.a.
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts 1 January 2018

Ref: DBS238/17

Percy Main Primary School is an area of industrial heritage and situated near the river Tyne. We are a one form entry school, and have good facilities and have recently won an award for our outdoor curriculum.

The governors are looking for an exceptional school leader to succeed our Headteacher, who retires this academic year after 10 years at Percy Main Primary. We hope to appoint a leader who can continue to develop the well-established links with the community.

Our school is a happy nurturing environment which also achieves good results and good OFSTED outcomes. We are committed to a broad and balanced curriculum, and place a strong emphasis on enriching the learning experience, especially in the arts and outdoor curriculum.

Our children and staff are enthusiastic about coming to school. Although our school has families who experience great challenges, the children have a positive attitude, and we have been able to appoint highly qualified staff from a wide field who are passionate about what they do. The staff team is excellent, both teachers and support staff, and are completely committed to getting the best for our children.

The governors would encourage potential applicants to visit the school. Please contact the school to make an appointment. You will receive a warm welcome. Please contact our current head teacher, John Walsh to arrange an appointment.

Percy Main Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant employment checks deemed appropriate.

For an application pack, please contact Maureen McKenzie, Office Manager by email: or telephone 0191 2006343

Closing date: Noon, 30 June 2017.
Interviews will take place: Thursday 13 and Friday 14 July 2017.
Shortlisting - Monday 3 July 2017.

About the employer

Information about Percy Main Primary School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Primary
Funding status State - Community
Gender Mixed
Age range 3 - 11 years

Locations and contacts

Nelson Terrace
North Shields
Tyne And Wear
NE29 6JA
United Kingdom