Headteacher, Essex

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Buttsbury Infant SchoolEssex

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Group 3 School

This is a rare opportunity to lead an established, successful and forward-thinking stand-alone foundation school of 360 pupils in a town location, 25 miles from the centre of London.

The Governors of Buttsbury Infant School are seeking to appoint an exceptional leader in this popular Teaching School to build on the success of the current retiring Headteacher, by leading the school through its next stage of development.

Applications are welcomed from candidates who can demonstrate they are ready to:

  • Create opportunities for every student to excel
  • Inspire, motivate and support pupils and staff
  • Build effective relationships with parents, other schools and the wider community
  • Show strong leadership that consistently strives to achieve the best for all within the school community
  • Be committed to maintaining Teaching School status in partnership with the Billericay Teaching School Alliance


Information Packs are available from our website https://www.buttsbury-inf.essex.sch.uk/essex/primary/buttsbury-inf/site/pages/headteachervacancy

For further details please contact Mrs Jane Ward, School Business Manager, by telephone 01277 622821, or by e-mail sbm@buttsbury-inf.essex.sch.uk

Applications should be submitted via Essex Jobscene via the following link  http://www.essexschoolsjobs.co.uk/Vacancies/Details.aspx?VacancyId=56740

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young adults. Appointments will be subject to DBS clearance and satisfactory references.

Application Closing Date: Midday Monday 27th January 2020
Shortlisting Date: Wednesday 29th January 2020
Interviews: Thursday 6th February 2020

More about Buttsbury Infant School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Foundation
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 7 years
Address: Perry Street, Billericay, Essex, CM12 0NX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1277 622821