Headteacher, London

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St Mary's CofE Primary SchoolLondon

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Start date: Start Date: January/April 18
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £65,837-£75,094 (Inner London)
Contract term: Permanent


Head Teacher

Salary: £65,837-£75,094 (Inner London)

Employer: The Genesis Education Trust

Location: Walthamstow

Contract Type: Full Time

Contract Term: Permanent

Start Date: January/April 18

Closing date: 16th October 2017 at 9am

Interviews: Wednesday 18th October 2017

We are looking for a confident and inspiring leader to join our successful team and lead St Mary’s – with further rapid career opportunities possible for the right candidate. As an experienced and visionary leader, you will be able to continue to raise the quality of teaching and learning, helping our children to reach their full potential. 

St Mary’s, a three form outstanding school, is one of currently three schools forming the Genesis Education. St Saviour’s, also in Walthamstow, is a two form school judged good with outstanding features. St Margaret’s is a two form entry school, judged good, in Barking.

We are a growing Trust and hope that the successful applicant will grow and develop with us. Currently we have one Executive Head Teacher and will be looking to grow our own to fill such future positions.

You will be:

· An outstanding primary practitioner with a track record of professional and inspirational leadership and management, leading to high quality education by effectively managing teaching and learning.

· Able to provide vision, leadership and direction for the development of the school.

· Able to lead a culture that promotes excellence, equality and high expectations of all staff and pupils.

· Skilled in monitoring and evaluating standards of attainment, learning and teaching  and able to create clear and imaginative action plans to ensure that all children reach their highest potential

· An effective communicator with staff, parents/carers and the wider community

We can offer: 

  • Significant professional development and career      advancement opportunities
  • A high-attaining school with enthusiastic,      well-behaved pupils who are eager to learn with high achievement
  • Hardworking, motivated and positive colleagues. 
  • A well informed and      supportive governing body.
  • Supportive parents and good links with the church and local community.

If you are ambitious, successful and excited by school improvement, visits are warmly welcomed. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo Child Protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Criminal Records Bureau. References will be taken up before interviews are offered.

Contact information

Heather Fleetwood, HR Manager

Address: St Saviour’s, 33 Verulam Avenue, Walthamstow, E17 8ER

Tel: 020 8520 0612

Email: heather.fleetwood@st-saviours.waltham.sch.uk

Job location

More about St Mary's CofE Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 11 years
Address: Brooke Road, Walthamstow, London, E17 9HJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 208 521 1066
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