Headteacher, Telford and Wrekin

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Sir Alexander Fleming Primary SchoolTelford and Wrekin

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Start date: April 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Group 3 - Salary range: L17 – L21 (£59,265 - £65,384)
Contract term: Permanent

Due to the recent retirement of our highly regarded and long  serving Headteacher the Governors, staff and children of Sir Alexander Fleming are looking to appoint a new Headteacher. The Governors invite applications from suitably enthusiastic and qualified people for this rewarding post in our school, which has an enviable academic and pastoral care record.

We are a ‘good school’ (OFSTED March 2018).

“Sir Alexander Fleming Primary is a highly effective school.  It provides an inclusive and caring environment where all children are valued and experience success.”

The Governors are looking for a Headteacher who can:-

  • Lead our dedicated team of teachers, classroom assistants and other support staff
  • Maintain our vibrant, happy, friendly, welcoming school and community with an outstanding, caring ethos, children who are committed, enthusiastic and fully engaged in their learning, a determined leadership team with committed staff and a supportive and active Governing Body.
  • Work successfully to overcome barriers to achievement by  motivating staff and inspiring children
  • Demonstrate a love of teaching and be highly visible, demonstrating an approachable leadership style.

For further details and an application form please visit www.telford.gov.uk/jobs 

Closing date:   Midnight 14th January 2019

Interview dates:  24th & 25th January 2019

The Governors welcome visits to the school prior to application on Wednesday 19 December 2018 1.30pm to 6pm and Friday 11 January 2019 1.30pm to 6pm.  Please contact the school on 01952 388010 to arrange an appointment.
Sir Alexander Fleming Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all pupils.  The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check at an Enhanced Level.  We are committed to equality and diversity.

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More about Sir Alexander Fleming Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 5 - 11 years
Address: 109 Southgate, Sutton Hill, Telford, Shropshire, TF7 4HG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1952 388010