Headteacher, Nottingham

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Djanogly Northgate AcademyNottingham

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £65,561 - £74,103 per year
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are looking to recruit a passionate and ambitious Primary Headteacher who will embrace the vision and support of the trust, whilst leading this successful school through its ‘journey to excellence’ and developing their own unique vision for the children, staff and community of Djanogly Northgate Academy.  

Djanogly Northgate Academy is a school that has children at its heart. We aim to support our whole community to become the very best that they can be so that everyone is recognised, welcomed and respected.  We are culturally diverse and believe that everyone has something that can enrich the lives of others.  We know that everyone has their own talents, and believe that it is our role to develop them further through high quality teaching experiences and our exciting curriculum.

We are seeking a Headteacher who has the vision, drive, resilience and experience to deliver outstanding learning experiences for all children. 

We are looking for someone who:

• Puts children at the heart of everything they do

• Is an inspiring leader with a proven track record in leading school improvement

• Is able to prioritise and delegate effectively

• Has experience in managing the performance of staff and cultivating highly-motivated teams

• Is someone who recognises and rewards excellent practice

• Is a strong communicator, who is personable, caring and passionate with high expectations of themselves and others

• Is committed to their own continued professional development and providing skilled mentoring and coaching to other potential future leaders.

In return we offer:

• A culture of trust, where all contributions are recognised and respected

• A passionate, positive, highly skilled and motivated team of professionals who put children at the heart of every decision 

• Allocated support through our Executive School Improvement Team to support you in developing an exceptional school.

• An embedded whole trust commitment to professional development

• Extensive financial, business, estates and HR support and systems through our central service team, ensuring that you are able to focus on delivering inspirational teaching and learning.

• A peer network of like-minded Headteachers.

• A real commitment to work-life balance – we remember we are human beings first and educators second!

• Great employee benefits including free parking and Healthcare

If you think this sounds like you then come and visit us to see for yourself. Visits are positively encouraged.  Please phone or email to arrange a mutually convenient appointment.  Find out if we’re right for you!  Tim Jeffs, Executive Headteacher, on 07500 846165 or email t.jeffs@djanogly.org 

More about Djanogly Northgate Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Suez Street, New Basford, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG7 7GB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 115 9156896