Headteacher, Rotherham

Closing date:Expiring soon

Badsley Primary SchoolRotherham

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L22 – L28 £67,008 - £77,613
Contract term: Permanent

Rotherham Metropolitan Borough Council, Children and Young Peoples Services Schools

Are you a talented Primary leader looking for a new exciting challenge?

If you are a current or aspiring headteacher, with the passion and commitment to lead and strengthen our school, we would like to hear from you.

Following the retirement of our headteacher in the summer of 2018, the Governors are looking to appoint an inspirational and innovative headteacher to lead our school to the next level of performance. Someone who will continue to challenge and improve the quality of teaching and learning; think strategically and creatively and support our children and families whilst maintaining positive relationships with staff, pupils, governors and the wider community.

As a large three form entry (F2-Y6 with 587 on roll) primary school, a commitment to consistency of approach and high expectations for all is vital.

We are looking for an experienced leader to drive the school improvement agenda, further raise attainment and accelerate progress for all children and young people, embracing the opportunities and support provided by the LA.

Candidates are expected to support the school’s promotion of British Values.

Our children love coming to a school where they feel safe and happy. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Informal discussions about the role and a visit to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please contact Sharon Sharpe, School Business Officer, on 01709 828665 or via email (bpsssharpe@rgfl.org) to make an appointment and/or to request a recruitment information pack.

Completed applications should be returned to bpsssharpe@rgfl.org for the attention of June Williams, Chair of the Governing Body.

Or by post marked FAO Mrs June Williams, Chair of Governors, Badsley Primary School, Badsley Moor Lane, Rotherham, S65 2QS 

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

Closing date: 25 March 2019

Ref: RMBC/19/00263

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More about Badsley Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Badsley Moor Lane, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S65 2QS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1709 828665