Headteacher, North Yorkshire

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Lindhead SchoolNorth Yorkshire

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Start date: September, 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L13-19 £52,930 - £61,341
Contract term: Permanent

Currently rated as Good by Ofsted, Lindhead Primary School represents an excellent opportunity for a headteacher to lead, shape and influence our future and ensure our continued success at an exciting time of growth.

We are a vibrant, nurturing school where children are valued, happy, well-behaved and enjoy learning. Currently rated as Good by Ofsted, we have many recognised strengths with no significant improvements identified. A very popular school, we are over-subscribed and working on plans to manage the increasing demand for places.

There is clearly much potential and with a highly committed, experienced, and loyal staff, strong relationships with parents and carers and a supportive governing body, there is much to look forward to.

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational, committed and experienced professional with a remit to further shape our improvement plan while continuing to raise standards.

Able to effectively motivate, inspire and influence our children, staff and stakeholders, you will assume responsibility for all aspects of school life. This will include directing our strategic planning, leading curriculum development and, above all, delivering an outstanding provision which meets the needs of all our young people and aims for excellence.

To succeed, you must be a proven leader and manager with a good understanding of the needs and demands of a rural school and a clear vision for our future. You must also have the ability to maintain and further develop our team and maximise pupil achievement. In addition, you must have the ability to analyse data and oversee budgets.

In return, we can offer you strong support, the freedom to shape the future of the school and the opportunity for your continued professional development.

Visits to the school are welcome in the week commencing 12 March, if you would like the opportunity of a school visit, please call Paula Jackson, School Business Manager on 01723 870714 or email: admin@lindhead.n-yorks.sch.uk

For more information and to apply, please visit our dedicated website: www.nyresourcing.co.uk/lindhead

Closing date for applications: Midnight, Sunday 25 March
Shortlisting: Thursday 29 March
Interviews: Tuesday 17 & Wednesday 18 April

When applying please take into account the following:

Supporting information:

The supporting information section of your application should clearly evidence your ability to meet the requirements we have outlined in the person specification. This section will be used to shortlist applicants for this role and therefore it is imperative that you provide evidence in this section.

References: Please provide 2 employment references.

Lindhead Primary School, Limestone Road, Burniston, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO13 0DG
Number on Roll: 227

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More about Lindhead School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 11 years
Address: Limestone Road, Burniston, Scarborough, North Yorkshire, YO13 0DG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1723 870714
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