Headteacher, Great Yeldham, Halstead

Closing date:

St Andrew's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary SchoolGreat Yeldham, Halstead

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership points 8 - 13
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Full Time, Group 2 (L8-13), NOR 144 

Commencing September 2018  

We are a Church of England School offering a caring and supportive environment for every individual within our school community. We are looking to appoint a motivated and dynamic new Head Teacher who will continue to build on the success of our highly regarded, oversubscribed school with a vision that embraces our values and puts each child at the centre of all that we do.  We retained our ‘Good’ OFSTED rating in June 2017.  

We want to hear from you if you: 

  • would thrive on the challenge of leading the school on its journey to future successes 
  • have proven leadership and management skills and are looking for significant career progression 
  • will develop a clear vision of excellence for the school 
  • can strategically manage change by building on the firm foundations laid by the current leadership team 
  • are an excellent communicator and motivator who works inclusively and cohesively with children, staff, parents, governors and the wider school community  

We offer: 

  • confident and well behaved children who engage enthusiastically with all aspects of their learning and regularly achieve beyond expectations
  • a dedicated, enthusiastic and ambitious team of staff, parents and children 
  • an informed, engaged and balanced governing board that holds the school's best interests at the centre of all decisions, great and small 
  • close and supportive working relationships with the wider education community  

Applicants are encouraged to visit the school prior to application.

Closing Date: 26 February 2018, 4.00pm 

Interview: 14 March 2018  

Please contact Gemma Singleton via email (singleton@greatyeldhamschool.co.uk) or phone (01787 237235) if you require further information or to arrange a visit. Further information regarding our school can be found on our website: www.greatyeldhamschool.co.uk  

The Governing body are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

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More about St Andrew's Church of England Voluntary Controlled Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Controlled
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 11 years
Address: Church Road, Gt. Yeldham, Halstead, Essex, CO9 4PT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1787 237235