Hoo St. Werburgh Primary School
Leadership Scale L18 – 24 FT
Are you a dynamic, passionate, and progressive leader? Do you have the skills and drive to lead a fantastic Primary School from ‘Good’ to ‘Outstanding’? Are you passionate about achieving outstanding teaching and learning in every classroom? Do you want to inspire children through an engaging curriculum? Do you excel at developing your teaching and support staff to be the best they can possibly be? If so, then this could be the role for you!
We have an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, experienced and skilled individual to take on the role of Headteacher at Hoo St Werburgh Primary School, part of the Rivermead Inclusive Trust.
The ideal candidate will be expected to have a continuous presence within the school, be responsible for leading and supporting staff as well as collaborate with the Head of the Marlborough Centre which shares the site. Responsibilities will include the development of staff, relevant policies, training and the management of data as well as innovative leadership and being an outstanding practitioner.
Hoo St Werburgh Primary School & Marlborough Centre share the inclusive ethos of the Rivermead Inclusive Trust. We firmly believe that every child has a right to an education, no matter what barriers they have to learning. We aim to instil in our pupils an enthusiasm for learning and an interest in the world around them. We have high expectations of our pupils and staff and strive to provide a learning environment that ensures our pupils are challenged and make good or better progress in all aspects of their school life.
We celebrate every aspect of our pupils’ learning from their social and emotional development and life skills acquisition to the national curriculum subjects of reading, writing, maths and more.
There are over 500 children on roll, organised into 24 classes, with two classes per year group in the main school as well as 3 mixed age provisions for children with additional needs. The Marlborough Centre has 6 classes catering for 65 children within the secure specialist setting. We also have a newly established nursery class attached to the school.
At a recent external inspection, the school secured ‘Good’ with several elements of outstanding. The drive for the new headteacher will be to secure ‘Outstanding’ across the school.
Visits to Hoo St Werburgh Primary School are highly recommended. Please email email@example.com for an application form or contact Karen Watkin, HR Manager: 01634 338348 if you would like to have an informal discussion with either the Director of School Improvement or the CEO.
Closing date: 14th March 2018 noon
Interviews: Wk beginning: 19th March 2018
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment.
How to apply
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for an application form or contact Karen Watkin, HR Manager: 01634 338348 if you would like to have an informal discussion with either the Director of School Improvement or the CEO.