Start: September 2019.
Salary Range £63,806–£73,903.
NOR 469 (age range 3 to 11).
Closing date: noon, Monday 25 March 2019.
‘Achieve, Believe, Care’
Due to the retirement of our current Headteacher, the Governors are seeking to appoint an inspirational and committed leader to build on the many strengths of this wonderful school. The school is a welcoming, inclusive and diverse two form entry school situated in the heart of Newbury in West Berkshire. It occupies a large site with modern facilities having benefited from a complete refurbishment and extension in recent years, making the learning environment outstanding. The children have access to extensive grounds including areas for Forest Adventures, an all weather multi-use games area and lots of outdoor creative play spaces.
The school hosts both a Language and Literacy Centre and the Local Authorities only Speech and Language Resource for children who require specialist, integrated support for their speech and language difficulties whilst following a mainstream curriculum.
There is a community closeness which is committed to a values-driven ambition for all our students underpinned by our vision of Achieve, Believe, Care.
We are seeking a Headteacher who:
In return, we will offer the successful candidate:
At The Winchcombe 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. We strongly recommend that you arrange to come and visit the school before submitting an application for the post. This can be arranged by contacting the school office on 01635 232780 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Application forms, job description and person specification and further information can be found on our website along with a virtual tour of our school: https://tinyurl.com/yxspfj3n.
Please return completed application forms by email to: email@example.com.
Closing date for applications: 12 pm, 25 March 2019.
Interviews: 1 and 2 April 2019.
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Offers of employment are subject to an enhanced DBS clearance check and suitable references.