Assistant Headteacher

Post start date: September 2021. 
Leadership scale 1–5 depending on experience.
Permanent Contract.
Closing date: noon, Friday 30 April 2021

‘Going The Extra Mile’

Dynamic and Inspirational Leader Wanted

Are you passionate about excellent teaching and learning?
Are you considering your next step in leadership?

If you believe in developing young people to be resilient, independent and curious lifelong learners, believe in focusing on the whole child and always put the needs of the child first then Chaddleworth St Andrew’s and Shefford C.E. Federated Primary Schools need you! 

Our vision is ‘Going the extra mile’ where everyone aspires to excellence. If you share our vision, we welcome your application, whether you are an experienced or aspiring leader. The post is full-time with a 0.8 class commitment and 0.2 management/PPA time. Key stage taught is dependent on the candidate’s experience and strengths.

We can offer:

  • enthusiastic children who are ready to learn;
  • an experienced and very dedicated staff;
  • an educational philosophy that values lifelong learning; 
  • a well-resourced and attractive working environment, including outdoor leaning spaces for all classes;
  • very supportive parents;
  • a highly committed and active Governing Board;
  • guaranteed leadership development.

We are looking for someone who:

  • can lead in a key curriculum area;
  • can support staff, children and families and work closely with governors and external agencies;
  • is committed to personal and school development;
  • is an excellent and reflective classroom practitioner with high expectations for all children and young people;
  • is able to demonstrate flexibility, excellent teamwork and a commitment to our values;
  • is professional, with infectious enthusiasm, resilient;
  • values relationships;
  • is a calm and considered decision maker who pays attention to detail.

Moving into the area? We can offer assistance in finding local accommodation.

We encourage any applicants to visit the school. Please contact the School Business Manager to arrange your visit

All applications must use the West Berkshire Teacher Application form which can be obtained from the school.

Closing date for applications: noon, Friday 30th April 2021.
Interview: w/c 10/05/21.

Our Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks. We are committed to securing genuine equality of opportunity in all aspects of our activities as an employer and education provider.

Chaddleworth St Andrews and Shefford C of E Federated Primary Schools

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Chaddleworth St Andrews and Shefford C of E Federated Primary Schools
Blakeney Fields
Wantage Road
Great Shefford
RG17 7DB

'Going the Extra Mile'

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