Headteacher, Walsall

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Leamore Primary SchoolWalsall

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Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L15 – L21
Contract term: Permanent

“Leaders at Leamore Primary School have established a positive ethos where high expectations of both staff and pupils have created a culture of ambition and aspiration.” (OFSTED Section 8 Monitoring Visit – June 2019)

Leamore Primary School is seeking a focused, motivational headteacher to provide professional leadership and commitment to the continued development of our school from RI to Good.


The governors and the school community are looking for someone who:

  • Has the ability and determination to secure success and further improvement for the school
  • Will ensure all our pupils receive high quality education leading to high standards of learning and achievement
  • Has excellent skills to advance the quality of teaching and learning across the school
  • Is able to strengthen the effectiveness of staff at all levels
  • Will drive forward change and shape the future direction of the school
  • Is able to demonstrate strong, effective leadership


We can offer:

  • Hardworking, dedicated, friendly staff
  • Pupils with positive attitudes to learning
  • Governors committed to improvement
  • Strong local partnerships


Our school provides a welcoming and happy learning environment for our pupils. We promote a very positive ethos through the qualities and values we teach.

Applicants are very welcome and encouraged to visit the school. Please contact the school office to make an appointment (01922 710514)

Closing date for applications: Monday 16th September 2019 (by 12.00 noon)

Shortlisting: Wednesday 18th September 2019

Interviews on: Tuesday 24th September 2019

Applications should be returned to: Mrs C. Thompson (Chair of Governors) at the school address or emailed to cthompson@leamoreprimaryschool.com

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Candidates should have at least three years’ experience as a Deputy or Assistant Headteacher in a primary school.

More about Leamore Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Bloxwich Road, Leamore, Walsall, West Midlands, WS3 2BB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1922 710514
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