Headteacher (L12–L15)* 

*Dependent on applicant experience.
Full time - permanent. NOR: 180 4–7yr.
Required for January 2020 (or earlier).
Closing date: noon, Friday 13 September 2019.

Tylers Green First School is a successful school in the heart of Tylers Green Village community, with great transport connections. We are a warm and welcoming school with caring and supportive staff, governors and parents and well behaved, highly motivated pupils. Children come first is our ethos. We are proud of our recent parent survey that indicated that all parents felt their child was safe and secure at school. 97% or more felt their child was interested in what they were doing, was progressing well, enjoyed school and agreed that behaviour was good.

We are seeking a high calibre candidate to join us as the Headteacher as our outgoing Headteacher retires. Our current Headteacher and Governors have worked hard to ensure our school focus remains on our children at all times, we build on our many strengths and we drive for continuous improvement in all aspects of school life. 

Our school performs well and has remained ‘Good’ at our recent Ofsted inspection (March 2019). We are looking for a Headteacher who can join our school and continue the great work and progress our school further in future years.

We are looking to appoint a Headteacher who:

  • Will improve children’s outcomes by broadening the curriculum and deliver a richer learning environment.
  • Is an ambitious and inspirational leader with experience in Primary education. We are striving to appoint an enthusiastic and creative head.
  • Has had teaching experience with the primary age range. We are happy to accept applications from deputy heads with experience as a temporary head.
  • Can engage with our staff and parents in order to provide an excellent education to our children, ensuring effective communication to all stakeholders. 
  • Will use continuous feedback to drive excellence in education of our children, taking a proactive and progressive approach to supporting teachers to excel in their learning objectives. 
  • Will ensure high quality teaching and learning across Foundation Stage and KS1 and generate continued innovation in teaching practices. 
  • Has excellent knowledge of Foundation Stage and KS1 curriculum and a passion for innovation and improvement. 
  • Will ensure that the school operations, its people and resources are managed to provide an efficient, effective and safe learning environment. 
  • Welcomes strong governance and actively support the governing body to understand its role and deliver its functions effectively.

In return, we can offer you: 

  • A parent and teaching staff cohort who are dedicated and committed to excellence in the education of our children.
  • A supportive group of staff who strive for the school’s ethos “where children come first”.
  • A positive, growth mindset driven learning environment. 
  • Well behaved and highly motivated pupils who are eager to learn.
  • Opportunities for CPD in a rewarding environment striving towards excellence. 

We recommend and encourage all interested applicants to visit our school to see the fantastic environment, location, staff and pupils and we will offer a warm welcome to all. Opportunities to visit the school will be available in July as well as nearer the application closing date. Please contact the School Office to make arrangements and/or to request an application pack. 

Application closing date: Noon, Friday 13th September 2019.

Please send your completed application form to the school office. Application forms are available on the school website www.tylersgreenfirst.co.uk/contact-details/

An job description and application form can be downloaded below. 

Notification of Candidates Selected for Interview: 18th September 2019.
Provisional Interview date: 20th September 2019.

Please contact the School Office on 01494 813201 or email office@tgfs.org.uk

Tylers Green First School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will perform background reference checks on all applicants and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please download an application form and job description below:

TGFS Headteacher Job Description Apr19

Application Form Teaching (GDPR May 18) (1)

Tylers Green First School

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Tylers Green First School
School Road
High Wycombe
HP10 8EF

Headteacher: Mrs J Dieppe BEd, ALCM, NPQH

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