Headteacher, Shropshire

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The Corbet SchoolShropshire

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L24-L30 (£70,370 - £81,515 pa)
Contract term: Permanent

The Governing Body is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational Headteacher to succeed our existing Head, who is retiring after 10 successful years.

The School has an excellent reputation for high academic achievement and excellent pupil behaviour which has been gained from consistently high performance over many years.

We are looking to appoint a dynamic leader who:

• Will maintain outstanding provision for all in this high-quality, fully inclusive school

• Can inspire staff and students to raise existing high expectations, aspirations and outcomes

• Holds a successful record as a senior leader and who is skillful in managing change

• Has excellent communication and interpersonal skills within the school and the wider community

We offer you:

• A popular, successful, caring and happy school judged ‘Good’ in our latest Ofsted report

• An experienced, supportive and capable Senior Leadership Team

• Robust encouragement, support and challenge from the Governing Body

• Clear values that inspire our pupils to achieve and succeed.

• An experienced staff and supportive community

The Corbet School is located in the rural village of Baschurch and serves the community between the Shropshire market towns of Shrewsbury and Oswestry.

Further information about the school can be found on our website: http://www.corbetschool.net 

An application pack for this vacancy Reference ‘EH 18 19 01’ and electronic application form is available from https://shropshirejobs.engageats.co.uk 

You can request a different version of the application form from hrcontact@shropshire.gov.uk 

We actively encourage candidates to arrange to attend a tour of the school, which will be organised in small groups on the following dates:-

Tuesday 15th January @ 2.30pm

Thursday 17th January @ 2.30pm

Monday 21st January @ 9.30am

To reserve a place on your preferred date please contact Keith Rendell, School Business Manager by telephone on 01939 260296 or email: rendell.k@corbet.shropshire.sch.uk 

Please remember the following key dates:-

Closing date: Monday 28th January 2019 (Midnight)

Shortlisting: Wednesday 6th February 2019

Interviews: Wednesday 27th and Thursday 28th February 2019

The Corbet School is committed to equal opportunities, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all employees to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS).

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More about The Corbet School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Baschurch, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4 2AX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1939 260296
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Located in the village of Baschurch, Shropshire, The Corbet School is a co-educational secondary school. The school has around 700 pupils aged 11-16, making it noticeably smaller than the average secondary school of its type. Previously known as the ...