Headteacher, Glastonbury, Somerset

Closing date:

St Benedict's Church of England Voluntary Aided Junior SchoolGlastonbury, Somerset
Date posted:
Start date: Summer Term 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L15 – L21
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Full Time.  Permanent 

Salary L15 – L21

The governors of St Benedict’s CofE VA Junior School are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and experienced leader who will take the school forward to the next phase of its development. This is your chance to make a real impact and shape the future of our school. 

We are looking for a Headteacher who:

  • has proven leadership skills, vision, passion, and motivation to respond successfully to changes in primary education, continually striving to raise standards and expectations in the school;
  • will create and promote a culture of excellence among staff and pupils alike, where the children are at the centre of first-rate learning opportunities;
  • will be committed to promoting, developing and nurturing the Christian ethos of the school and its links with the church and diocese;
  • has a strong belief that every child has unique gifts and supports them in achieving their maximum potential, including those with special educational needs and disability;
  • will continue to develop the school family, through effective and clear communication to the children, parents, staff and wider community;
  • will be committed to upholding the Christian values of the school.

We are a VA Church School with close community links located in an interesting and vibrant town which attracts a wide diversity of other faiths and spiritualities. 

We offer:

  • Enthusiastic and interested pupils who want to learn
  • Committed and dedicated staff and governors
  • An involved and supportive surrounding community.

More information about the school can be found on our website. Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged.  Please phone 01458 831811 to make an appointment. 

For further information and an application form please click Apply Now, telephone our recruitment line on 01823 348270 or email sserecruitment@somerset.gov.uk

Please state which post and school. If you have not been contacted by the interview dates, you should assume that you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.

Closing date: 26th November 2018

Interviews:  15th and 16th January 2019

Start date:  Summer Term 2019

St Benedict’s CofE VA Junior School

Benedict Street, Glastonbury Somerset, BA6 9EX

Telephone: 01458 831811

Website: http://stbenedictsjuniorschoolglastonbury.org

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More about St Benedict's Church of England Voluntary Aided Junior School
Address: Benedict Street, Glastonbury, Somerset, BA6 9EX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1458 831811