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Vacancy Details


Sir John Heron Primary School
£50,000 - £100,000
Sir John Heron Primary School
Working Pattern:
Full Time
36 hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
22/01/2018 at 23:59 PM
Sir John Heron Primary School

Sir John Heron Primary School

Required: Headteacher (permanent)
Group: 3, Full Time
Salary Scale L18-L24 (£66,638 - £76,017)

Required to start from April 2018 or as soon as possible after that.

Due to the retirement of our current Headteacher, the Governors are seeking to appoint a new enthusiastic and inspirational Headteacher who has a clear vision, strong leadership and energy to build upon the school’s achievements.

Sir John Heron is a two-form entry school with a resourced provision for PMLD children and a nursery. We are looking for a leader who will inspire children, staff, parents and governors and motivate them to achieve outstanding status and ensure the best possible outcomes for every child in the school.

Our school has extremely well behaved and motivated children, a hardworking and committed team of teachers and support staff, a Governing Body who know, challenge and support the school along with a community which shares and contributes to our values and ethos.

The Governors are seeking to appoint a candidate with previous experience at a senior leadership level and who can demonstrate effective whole school management while being an outstanding communicator.

Visits to the school are highly recommended. For further information or to make an appointment to visit the school please contact the PA to the Headteacher, Hazel Thornthwaite, on 0208 514 9860 or email: hthornthwaite.316@lgflmail.org

Closing date: Monday 22nd January 2018

Interview dates: Tuesday 6th February and Wednesday 7th February 2018

Successful applicants will be required to hold an enhanced DBS disclosure, and will also be required to complete a disqualification declaration questionnaire. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our children and expect all members of staff to share this commitment.

Sir John Heron Primary School
School Road, Manor Park, London E12 5PY
Website: http://www.sirjohnheron.newham.sch.uk/
Tel: 020 8514 9860

Equal Opportunities

The School has a strong commitment to achieving equality of opportunity in both services to the community and the employment of people and expects all employees to understand and promote its policies in their work.

How to apply

Please apply online via jobs go public site. For technical difficulties, please contact the Support Team 020 7427 8250. For further information about the role, please contact the school directly.

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