Head Teacher - Primary

40000.00 - 50000.00 GBP Annual + GBP40000 - GBP50000/annum MPS / UPS
15 Feb 2017
01 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Headteacher - Coventry

Are you an exceptional leader with relevant experience (more than three years) as a Head or Deputy Head Teacher in primary education

Are you seeking a new challenge from September 23017, and want to join a strong school but one where improvement is still possible?

A rare opportunity has arisen for a September start Head Teacher to join this excellent primary school in Coventry! Could this be the positive career move you have been searching for????

*** Primary Head Teacher role
*** Highly-rated Primary school in Coventry
*** Role available from September 2017
*** Permanent position paying MPS/UPS salary plus a TLR!

For this Primary Head Teacher role you must show evidence of good management, which is inclusive, incorporates detailed planning, successful implementation, and effective monitoring and evaluation of strategies. Have a clear vision of the overall aims and direction of a successful school and be able to communicate these to inspire and motivate others. Have a highly visible and have a dynamic presence in the school and demonstrate a good knowledge and understanding of what constitutes an outstanding school and have the capacity to achieve it.

Including experience of;

•Knowledge of statutory requirements and other relevant legislation relating to school leadership and management
•To know how and when to consult with, and engage the support of, external agencies such as the services provided by the Local Authority
•An ability to manage a school budget effectively, matching resources to school needs and priorities whilst taking account of budget pressures and future changes in funding

Additional skills to include;

•The ability to relate positively with pupils, colleagues, parents, governors, the local community and others who contribute to the work of the school
•Sense of humour and ability to create a sense of harmony
•The communication skills needed to provide clear and accurate information and well-informed advice
•The ability to organise and manage work effectively, i.e. being able to prioritise and organise tasks; make decisions and delegate when appropriate; remain calm under pressure
•To have high expectations of pupils' learning, attainment and behaviour and of one's own professional abilities and those of colleagues

This modern primary school is found in the heart of Coventry. The school is over-subscribed, popular and highly-regarded. It is attended by hard-working, polite students and staffed with a committed and skilled team. It is well-equipped and superbly maintained. Boasting above-average attainment across the board this school prides itself on being a genuine cornerstone of the local community.

Apply for this incredible Head Teacher opportunity in Coventry today and take the first step towards achieving and exceeding your career goals. Get your CV over to Eamon Malin at EduStaff by clicking 'apply' now..

Please note: due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted