Head of School - Sidmouth CE Primary School (First Federation Trust)

  • East Devon
  • Full Time
  • L13 - L17: £56,721 - £62,570

Due to the promotion of the existing post holder, the First Federation Trust is seeking a successful leader to become the new Head of School at Sidmouth CE Primary School from September 2022.

We are seeking to appoint someone who wants to make a difference for children, hone and develop their leadership skills and work in a distributed leadership system. This is an excellent opportunity to work within a high performing Multi Academy Trust.        

We want our new Head of School to:
• Have a proven track record of school leadership.
• Have an excellent knowledge of current educational practice, pedagogy and research.
• Have a passion for innovation and creative thinking.
• Nurture our pupils and support each of them to reach their potential.
• Be responsible for standards, Teaching and Learning and behaviour.
• Work effectively with staff, parents, governors and the wider community.
• Have the ability to inspire and motivate others. 
• Be energetic, enthusiastic, dynamic and fun

In return we can offer:
• Lots of support and opportunities within the First Federation Trust.
• A multi-site school based in the coastal town of Sidmouth. Sidmouth is within easy reach of the M5 and Exeter.
• Full training and support for the successful candidate.
• Supportive staff, pupils, parents and wider community.
• The opportunity to work with a progressive and forward thinking Multi Academy Trust
• Employee Assistance programme
• Cycle to work scheme
• Contributory pension through Teachers Pensions Scheme

Visits to Sidmouth CE Primary School are recommended and should be arranged by contacting the school on 01395 514146 or email admin@sidmouth-primary.devon.sch.uk.  

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A DBS disclosure is required for this post.

Please apply via: https://www.firstfederation.org/vacancies/
Please apply by midday on the closing date.

Interview date: 19th May 2022

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationEast Devon
  • Work Postcode

    EX10 9XB

  • Reference


  • Occupational GroupSchool Leadership

  • Salary Details

    L13 - L17: £56,721 - £62,570

  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypeFull Time
  • Hours

  • Closing Date


  • DBS Check Required