Head Teacher

Required from September 2019.
Salary Range £63,806 - £73,903.
NOR 469 (age range 3 to 11).
Closing date: 5pm, Friday 22 February 2019.


‘Achieve, Believe, Care’

Our highly respected Head Teacher is retiring in July 2019 and we are seeking a strong and ambitious leader to build on the many strengths of this wonderful school. The school is committed to an ethos of believing that every child, regardless of gender, background or ability can achieve in a safe, caring, happy and secure environment.

The school hosts both a Language and Literacy Centre and a Speech and Language Resource for children who require specialist, integrated support for their speech and language difficulties whilst following a mainstream curriculum.

Our new Head Teacher will:

  • provide strong, visionary leadership to the school;
  • have high expectations for the achievement of every child and member of staff;
  • have excellent interpersonal skills;
  • be passionate about making a positive difference to children’s lives within a culturally diverse community;
  • be a teacher at heart able to inspire others to learn and develop;
  • promote a broad and balanced curriculum that meets all children’s needs;
  • be resilient, adaptable and able to deal with complexity and challenge.

In return, we can offer:

  • children with a positive attitude, who are happy and eager to learn;
  • a well-established and dynamic staff team committed to achieving the best possible outcomes for children;
  • a purpose built school building offering an attractive learning environment, set in spacious grounds;
  • a committed, active and supportive Governing Body.

At The Winchcombe Primary School, we live by Values Based Education so, if you believe that you are the person who can lead us on our continuing path of success and develop opportunities to grow our school community, we welcome your application. For further information applicants may wish to look at our website www.winchcombe.w-berks.sch.uk and our most recent Ofsted inspection report (November 2016).

An application pack can be downloaded from: https://tinyurl.com/yaxg9ky9

Please return completed application forms by email to:  finance@winchcombe.w-berks.sch.uk.

Closing date for applications: 5pm, 22 February 2019.
Interview date: 4 and 5 March 2019.


This school is committed (a) to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment, and (b) to securing genuine equality of opportunity in all aspects of our activities as an employer and education provider.

The Winchcombe School

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The Winchcombe School
Maple Crescent
Newbury
Berkshire
RG14 1LN

Headteacher: Mrs Angela Hay

 

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