Headteacher

Adel St John The Baptist Church of England Primary SchoolLeeds

We are looking for an enthusiastic, innovative and inspirational Head teacher who will support and uphold the strong Christian character of our school and continue to drive toward excellent academic standards. We want a leader who will embrace opportunities to further develop our thriving one form entry church school situated in the north west suburb of Leeds

We are therefore looking for a Head Teacher who will:

  • Have a clear vision for the future of our school
  • Promote and develop the Christian character and values of the school
  • Provide strong, dynamic and inspiring leadership and management
  • Be an excellent educator, committed to delivering and maintaining the highest standards in teaching and learning
  • Be an excellent communicator with the skills to positively maintain and develop our relationship with parents
  • Have a proven track record of developing and delivering the curriculum to help the school to reach its potential and more.
  • Have high expectations for achievement across the full range of subjects and extra-curricular activity
  • Further develop our talented and committed staff team
  • Be committed in working in partnership with pupils, staff, parents, Governors, the church and the wider community
  • Ensure that the school’s caring ethos continues to be firmly embedded in all that we do
  • Be a team leader, team builder, team member

At Adel St John’s, we can offer you:

  • An inclusive and dynamic church school
  • A positive and well-resourced indoor and outdoor learning environment
  • Happy children with excellent behaviour and a love of learning who make a positive contribution to the caring culture of the school
  • A well-informed governing body which provides an appropriate balance of challenge and support
  • Enthusiastic and talented staff who are passionate about the children their care
  • Effective and established partnerships within the community and family of schools
  • Active and mutually supportive links with the church and parents
  • A vibrant and well-run PTA

You will have the support of an experienced and knowledgeable Governing Body who are committed to wanting the best for our pupils at this early stage of their education and life.

Conscious of the current Covid related restrictions and concerns, you are still able to visit our school, where you will be warmly welcomed. Any visits will need to be on a strict appointment basis and will be held on 18th, 25th and 29th March. Appointments need to be arranged directly with school. An appointment to visit school can be made by contacting school on 0113 2611804 please note all visits will need to take place prior to the end of term as school closes on the 2nd April 2021 and will not re-open until the 19th April 2021.

 Further information about our school can be located on our website: https://www.adel-st-john.leeds.sch.uk/

Closing Date: 12.00 noon 9th April 2021

Application submission deadline: 16th April 2021

Short listing: 20th April 2021

Assessment/Interview: 26th and 27th April 2021

Please download the pack/ information where you are able or contact School or to request an application pack by emailing Dave Wood woodd01@carrmanor.org.uk

Completed application forms to be returned by post or email to: Dave Wood, Adel St John the Baptist CE Primary School, Long Causeway, Leeds, LS16 8EX or woodd01@carrmanor.org.uk

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. The details of the DBS Code of Conduct can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/dbs-code-of-practice. We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.

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