Headteacher, Hertfordshire

Closing date:

Hertsmere Jewish Primary SchoolHertfordshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L18 - L24, £60,945 - £70,423
Contract term: Permanent

Do you have the vision, passion, effective leadership qualities and the essential people skills to be an enthusiastic and motivating leader for our school?

This is the individual the governing body, staff and pupils are seeking to appoint as Headteacher for our ‘Ofsted Outstanding’, popular, two form entry United Synagogue primary school, set in a beautiful location.

We aim to combine academic strength with diverse enrichment opportunities, whose very foundation is based on tradition, respect, excellence and inclusion. Your vision will enable you to lead by example in developing the school, whilst building on its solid foundations and strengths, and doing so in a warm and nurturing environment, in which our pupils can thrive.

We offer:

  • Happy and motivated children who enjoy coming to school
  • Committed and aspirational teachers who have high expectations for all children
  • Strong links with parents and the local community
  • A supportive governing body
  • Excellent facilities and extensive outdoor space

Our new Headteacher will be:

  1. A person with the best interests of the children at the heart of all their decisions
  2. An experienced senior leader with a proven track record of school improvement and raising standards
  3. Innovative and dedicated
  4. Able to demonstrate excellent leadership and organisational skills
  5. An excellent communicator who understands the importance of positive relationships, can empower staff and pupils and who can show great empathy
  6. Committed to upholding our school’s values and ethos

We would love to show you around our school. To arrange a visit with a governor and pupil guides, or to request an application pack, please contact the school office on 01923 855857 or email recruitment@hjps.herts.sch.uk. To find out more about the school, please visit our website http://www.hjps.herts.sch.uk/

Important Dates:

Closing Date: 9am Wednesday 11th April 2018
Interviews: Friday 27th April 2018

HJPS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants are subject to a full DBS check.

For more information and to apply online please visit https://www.teachinherts.com/find-a-job/view,headteacher_46173.htm

Hertsmere Jewish Primary School
Watling Street,
Herts WD7 7LQ

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More about Hertsmere Jewish Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Watling Street, Radlett, Hertfordshire, WD7 7LQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1923 855857