Job details

Job details
Employer Woolavington Village Primary School
Location Somerset
Salary £46,799 - £54,250 (L8-L14)
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date
Job starts April 2018 or sooner if available

An amazing opportunity for an inspiring leader to consolidate and nurture the many strengths of this rapidly improving school.

Woolavington Village Primary School wish to appoint a substantive Headteacher capable of cultivating and further developing the school as a centre for learning excellence.

Our school is small, friendly and hugely ambitious for its children. Nestled in a quiet rural Somerset setting, the school plays a central part in the life of the village community. We pride ourselves on our caring and inclusive approach with a strong belief that trust is an essential element in the learning process for all. We look forward to welcoming a new Headteacher who shares that belief and is passionate about recognising our school’s many strengths and building on these successfully.

Set in stunning grounds, our children enjoy learning inside and outside. They are aged between two and eleven years and split into six classes as well as a Nursery. Our dedicated team of staff put our children’s best interests at the heart of everything we do.

For further information or an informal conversation about the role, please contact Mark Jackson, Headteacher on 01278 683267 or

Click here for an information pack or contact the school on the number above to request a copy.

The application form should be emailed to the school office and addressed to Mrs Sarah Jane Foale at  by noon on 6th December 2017 together with a cover letter, of no more than two sides of A4, outlining your relevant experience and suitability for the role.

The Collaborative Academies Trust (CAT) is a growing multi-academy trust for primary, secondary and special schools, and currently works in three geographical regions: the South

Closing date:Wednesday 6th December 2017 at noon
Interviews:Thursday 14th December 2017

About the employer

Information about Woolavington Village Primary School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Primary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 3 - 11 years

Locations and contacts

Higher Road
United Kingdom
+44 1278 685101