Headteacher, Warwickshire

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Barford St Peter's C of E Primary SchoolWarwickshire

Date posted:
Start date: 1 September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £57,986 - £67,183 per year (L15 to L21)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Do you feel you can lead our experienced and highly skilled staff with inspiration and creativity?

Our school has: 

  • Enthusiastic, engaging and talented children who love coming to school;
  • Outstanding standards of behaviour;
  • A rich stimulating curriculum and excellent facilities;
  • A wealth of expertise in our friendly team of hardworking staff who are determined to help all children reach their potential;
  • Governors who plan strategically and are highly engaged; 
  • Strong partnerships with the church, the community and other schools.

We are looking for a Headteacher who is: 

  • An outstanding practitioner and communicator;
  • Innovative, adaptable and good humoured;
  • Able to care for every child;
  • Ambitious for the children and the school;
  • Experienced in curriculum development;
  • Committed to working collaboratively with staff, parents and governors – inspiring others to deliver the highest quality education;
  • Keen to further develop links with the church and the community.

Additional Information: 

We welcome applications from excellent school leaders who can demonstrate the required skills and experience.  Candidates are encouraged to make an informal visit to the school prior to making an application.  Please telephone the school office for an appointment on 01926 624244.

Applications can be made online and sent by email to helen.gibson@coventrydbe.org or by post to Helen Gibson, Diocesan Board of Education, The Benn Education Centre, Craven Road, Rugby, CV21 3JZ.

In addition to your application, please submit one further document which answers the following question (no more than 2 sides of A4): How would you apply your educational philosophy and experience to shape the future of Barford St Peter’s CofE Primary School?

The interview and selection process is scheduled to take place on 27 and 28 April 2020.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children. The appointment is subject to a successful DBS check. 

More about Barford St Peter's C of E Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Church Street, Barford, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV35 8EW, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1926 624244