Headteacher, Rotherham

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Woodsetts Primary SchoolRotherham

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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Scale L12 – L18 (£51,639 - £59,857)
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, committed and innovative individual to join our Trust in the role of Headteacher at Woodsetts Primary School.

At this key time in the academy’s development we require an ambitious, determined and committed individual to secure further positive outcomes for our young people, staff, families, schools and the wider community.  Through strong leadership, enthusiasm for learning and the ability to inspire and motivate others as a role model, you will harness the key strengths and energy of the school.  This post will provide opportunities to establish innovative ways of leading and managing learning as well as allowing the development of creative approaches and solutions which will further raise standards and create a climate of success for everyone. 

The Headteacher will have the required leadership experience, vision and ambition coupled with strong management and communication skills to motivate the staff team, student body and community to secure rapid and sustainable improvement, building capacity in teaching, leadership and support at all levels.  The desire and ability to achieve challenging targets for high standards of behaviour, progress and attainment across and beyond the school is essential. 

The post offers the opportunity to join the senior leadership team in a school that benefits from being part of a significant Multi-Academy Trust and is committed to making a difference to communities on a local level, while individually improving the life chances of all young people.  

Visits to the school are warmly encouraged and can be arranged through the White Woods Primary Academy Trust Office by calling 01709 267019.

School address: Wellfield Crescent, Worksop S81 8SB

This post involves working with children and therefore if successful you will be required to apply for a disclosure of criminal records check at an enhanced level. Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check

Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.

For more information about the above post or to see our full range of job opportunities and apply online, take a look at our website www.rotherham.gov.uk/jobs

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More about Woodsetts Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Wellfield Crescent, Woodsetts, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S81 8SB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1909 550758