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Head of School – Marlborough Primary School

  • £67,295 to £74,949 (L15 to L21 including inner London allowance)
  • required for September 2020
  • NOR 345
  • closes on Thursday 23 April 2020 at noon  

The Governors, staff and pupils of Marlborough Primary School, a ‘good’ school with the ambition to be ‘outstanding’, seek to appoint a full time Head of School. The successful candidate will work alongside the recently appointed Executive Head Teacher and embrace working with our ‘outstanding’ partner school, Colville Primary.

We are looking for a creative, energetic and inspiring Head of School with a passion for learning and excellence. They should be able to demonstrate this from their track record of whole school change. Are you that person?

We are seeking to appoint a Head of School who:

  • is ambitious, energetic and innovate in delivering our vision and values
  • has high expectations of pupil achievement and behaviour
  • has an ability to accelerate and deepen pupil progress across the school
  • is committed to raising the achievement of all learners, through equal access and opportunity
  • has excellent interpersonal skills and qualities that motivate parents, children and staff
  • has the ability to further the work of our ASD provision

We can offer you:

  • a state of the art brand new school building with amazing facilities for learning
  • a supportive, collegiate and motivated team including the proven experience of our Executive Head Teacher
  • high quality CPD with opportunities for career development and progression
  • enthusiastic, friendly children with a love of learning
  • an inclusive school with a ‘can do’ ethos where success is recognised
  • strong and ambitious governance with a clear sense of strategic direction
  • an opportunity to innovate and take risks
  • supportive parents and governors

You are welcome to meet the Executive Head Teacher online, please contact Janet Wallace to make arrangements:

Application packs are available by email request or the Marlborough Primary School website or on the TES online website. Completed application forms should be emailed to Janet Wallace.

First stage interviews will be conducted online in the week beginning 27 April 2020.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will undergo full DBS checks.


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