Headteacher, Daventry

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Monksmoor Park Church of England Primary SchoolDaventry

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Group 2 Salary Range: 13-21
Contract term: Permanent

Group 2 Salary Range: 13-21* 

Are you looking for a once in a lifetime opportunity to open a brand new purpose built, forward-looking Church of England primary school in the heart of the rapidly growing Monksmoor Park development, set to the north east of Daventry?

The governors would like to appoint an outstanding Headteacher who has a proven track record of sustained improvement within the Primary Sector. You will need to have experience of successful headship or acting headship and be able to demonstrate passion and enthusiasm for creating a brand new church school community within a deeply Christian environment.

You will:

  • have an inspiring Christian vision for the leadership of a church school
  • have a ‘can do’ mentality and a commitment to making a difference to the life chances of each child, leading them in sharing God’s love
  • have the ability to build, lead, inspire and motivate a team of staff 
  •  have an innovative and creative approach

Our vision is to:

  • inspire the future of each pupil through making learning fun and creative
  • support pupils in becoming independent, articulate thinkers and learners who have confidence to achieve their ambitions
  • build a team who will listen to pupils, be fair and helpful, and lead them in knowing and sharing God’s love
  • support teachers in their careers and contribution to a vibrant and dynamic Christian community
  • provide a broad and balanced curriculum infused with Christian values

The governors can offer you:

  • a unique experience to grow a brand new church school community
  • an amazing, well resourced and purpose built church school
  • their wholehearted support along with that of the local churches and community
  • leadership development opportunities

*Subject to an annual salary review as the school grows in size

Please email Alex Benoy for an application form and information pack: alex.benoy@peterborough-diocese.org.uk

If you would like an informal conversation about this Headteacher appointment then please contact: Peter Cantley, Diocesan Director of Education: peter.cantley@peterborough-diocese.org.uk
tel. 01604 887062

Closing date: Monday 19th March 2018   
Shortlisting date: Tuesday 20th March 2018
Interview date: Tuesday 27th March 2018

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More about Monksmoor Park Church of England Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Croxden Way, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11 2PD, United Kingdom