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Details of school vacancies are advertised on this page.  As part of the school's safer recruitment procedures we cannot accept CVs; please use the appropriate application form which will be added to the details of any vacancies below.  Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All appointments are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure Procedure.



L12 - L18

Start date: January 2021 or asap thereafter


Are you an inspiring primary teacher with substantial leadership experience?


Due to the retirement of our current headteacher, an opportunity has arisen to lead our forward-thinking and very successful school.


A superb teaching practitioner, you will lead by example and have a thorough understanding of modern primary educational thinking.  You'll recognise our strengths, build on things we do well and help us to address areas for improvement.  Our 'Good' Ofsted report in July 2017 captured our many exceptional qualities and we continue to flourish.


We are seeking someone who is creative, innovative and engaging, and who will help us raise standards further throughout this aspirational school.  You'll be working with an experienced hard-working staff, a committed Governing Body and a supportive parent community.  Our enthusiastic children love learning and thrive in our school environment.


We warmly welcome visits from 2nd September.  Please contact Pippa Wickenden on 0118 969 1556 or by emailing if you would like to visit us.


Closing date:  Tuesday 29th September (midday)

Interviews:        Wednesday 14th and Thursday 15th October


Completed forms can be sent by email to


For further information please email or call 0118 969 1556.