Headteacher, Harrogate

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Woodfield Primary SchoolHarrogate

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L12 - L18 - £51,127 - £59,264
Contract term: Permanent

Our school is located on the North side of Harrogate, an elegant spa town made famous with the high society of Edwardian and Victorian Britain. With its handsome historic buildings and verdant gardens, Harrogate is one of Yorkshire's most elegant destinations where it is possible to have lunch at the famous Betty's tearoom and then visit the luxurious Turkish baths, Valley Gardens or The Stray.

We are based in the heart of the community of Bilton and Woodfield, just off the A59, and situation on Woodfield Road. Our grounds are grassy and extensive and we are co-located with Bilton Children's Centre and Bilton and Woodfield Community Library. We are currently rated as Good by Ofsted (2016) but we recognise the need for continuous improvement.

Are you are inspirational teacher?
Are you ready for a challenge?
Do you lead by example?
Teaching and learning. Learning and teaching?

The Governing Body is seeking an inspirational and creative head teacher who will develop strategic leadership of the school, focusing on providing an outstanding education for all our children and building strong links with our community.

This is an outstanding opportunity for you to have a significant impact on teaching and learning and the whole school environment and at the same time nurturing and developing our team effectively driving the school through a period of change.

We believe in a positive, growth mind-set for our whole school community. We will achieve this through consistent leadership and management ensuring everyone feels safe, is an independent learner with high expectations, standards and clear goals. We give young people the attitude, confidence and skills to achieve whatever they want to achieve.

You can find out more about our school by visiting our web site www.woodfieldprimary.org.uk

If you feel you possess these special qualities, we would very much like to hear from you.

We want to meet you too and to arrange a visit to school please contact our School Administrator, Mrs. Heyes on admin@woodfield.n-yorks.sch.uk or telephone 01423 566494.

Closing Date: Sunday 17 September
Assessment Event: Thursday 28 September & Friday 29 September

Woodfield Community Primary School,
Woodfield Road,

Number on roll: 152

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More about Woodfield Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Woodfield Road, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 4HZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1423 566494