Headteacher For Vigo Primary School, Andover, Hampshire

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Vigo Primary SchoolAndover, Hampshire
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Start date: 01 January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Indicative Pay Range LDR38 (£62,101) - LDR50 (£71,934)
Contract term: Permanent

Vigo Primary School



Closing Date: Monday 4 June 2018 (Noon)

Interview Date(s): Monday 18 June 2018, Tuesday 19 June 2018

Job Start Date: 01 Jan 2019

Contract/Hours: Permanent, Full-time

Salary Type: Leadership Scale

Salary Details: The indicative pay range is set at LDR38 (£62,101) – LDR50 (£71,934)

Hours of Work: Full-time

Location of Role: School

Contact e-mail address: eps-recruitment@hants.gov.uk

In 2016, Vigo made the successful transition from separate infant and junior school to a primary school and has quickly established a positive ethos that permeates the school. Our pupils are ready to learn and excited about school.  This is demonstrated by our high attendance figures.  A Headteacher who can harness this enthusiasm will make a real difference to these children’s lives. Governors are therefore seeking to appoint an inspirational head teacher who is ambitious for the pupils and the school.

Job/Person Summary

We are looking for a Headteacher who: 

  • is committed to every child achieving his or her potential and can secure consistently high standards in teaching and learning 
  • cares about all pupils and leads a staff team who strive for the best learning outcomes for all regardless of barriers to learning
  • has the highest expectation for learners, staff and the wider community 
  • is a good communicator who has a visible and welcoming presence around the school
  • engages parents and the local community to work together to create an outstanding learning environment

Our school offers: 

  • a dedicated staff team
  • pupils that are proud of their school and keen to learn
  • good facilities with excellent outdoor space.
  • supportive and actively involved governors who are committed to school improvement 
  • an active and successful PTA that raises considerable funds to support the school

Application Procedure

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please contact the school office on 01264 365166 or email v.tuffrey@vigo.hants.sch.uk

For further details and an electronic application pack, please contact Education Personnel Services by email eps-recruitment@hants.gov.uk.

Applications will need to be returned to Education Personnel Services, electronically to eps-recruitment@hants.gov.uk

Vigo Primary School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks

Job location

More about Vigo Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Vigo Road, Andover, Hampshire, SP10 1JZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1264 365166