Headteacher, Somerset

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Huish Episcopi Primary SchoolSomerset

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Start date: 1 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L6-L11
Contract term: Permanent

The Academy wish to appoint two Head Teachers to take up office in September 2019. We now invite applications for the posts from suitably qualified applicants.

At The Levels Academy Trust we are passionate about making a difference to the lives of all our children. They are at the heart of everything we do and we strive to inspire learners and change their lives, as a result of our vibrant and personalised educational provision. We want all our schools to be the best they can be and for each child to discover the skills, abilities, talents and interests that lie within them.

We are privileged to have Huish Episcopi Primary School, Hambridge Primary School and Middlezoy and Othery Primary Schools presently within The Levels Academy Trust located in the beautiful, historic and cultured county of Somerset.

Our Academy Trust are seeking two inspirational and engaging strategic Head Teachers who have the vision, energy and drive to lead two of our rural schools forward through strong and collaborative relationships with children, staff, parents and governors. You will have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and a proven track record of driving high standards through the provision of outstanding teaching, leadership and learning. In enhancing the Academy you will be innovative and responsive and able to inspire and nurture our children to be well-rounded individuals.

These are two outstanding opportunities for high calibre individuals to make a real impact in a role that will stretch your skills as a leader to inspire staff and students alike. We are interested in hearing from candidates who are dynamic, enthusiastic and driven with high expectations of yourself and others. Being a head teacher takes courage, patience and commitment and you will have these qualities as well as being an excellent educational practitioner who is able to model and coach outstanding practice.
Application Process

How to Apply

For an informal discussion about these roles or further candidate information, please contact Mrs J Meredith, Business Manager, on 01458 250 673 or jmeredith@educ.somerset.gov.uk, who will be available during Thursday 18 April 2019 and from Tuesday 23 April 2019 onwards.

Applicants are encouraged to visit the Schools to meet with the Chair of Governors on either 26th or 29th April 2019. Please contact Mrs Meredith to arrange an appointment.

Further information about the Academy can be found at: https://levelsacademytrust.co.uk/

Closing date for receipt of applications is 09.00 on 1 May.
Interviews will be held on the 8 and 9 May 2019.

The Levels Academy Trust is committed to equal opportunities, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children. These appointments are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS check and verified references.

Job location

More about Huish Episcopi Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: North Street, Langport, Somerset, TA10 9RW, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1458 250673
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