Executive Headteacher

More than one school, East Riding of Yorkshire local authority

80 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    16 September 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    25 May 2022


This teaching role is at more than one school in the local authority. You can find out more in schools overview.

Job details

Key stages

Early years, KS1, KS2

Working pattern

Contract type



Group 2 ISR: L10 -L16 £52,723 - £61,166

Executive Headteacher job summary

Dear Applicant

Thank you for your interest in the position of Executive Head Teacher at our Schools.

We are looking to recruit an established and motivated leader, who shares the Governors' passion to achieve the highest levels for our schools, whilst creating the framework to develop staff and motivate pupils to achieve ambitious standards.

What we believe we can offer is a unique and exciting opportunity for an ambitious and influential leader to further develop and lead the Federation Of Rawcliffe Bridge and Rawcliffe Primary Schools, whilst maintaining the individual identity of each one.

Our village schools are situated less than 1.5 miles apart. The Head Teacher will be leaving at the end of the academic year, Rawcliffe Bridge Primary school has a current Ofsted rating of ‘Requires Improvement’ and Rawcliffe Primary school has a rating of ‘Good’

Should you decide to apply for the post, please complete the online application form, ensuring that you address all of the points in our specification. You will find the application form at www.recruiteastriding.co.uk. In the section of the application form entitled ‘supporting statement’, please outline your vision for primary education, using no more than three pages to do so.

We believe that the application pack should answer most questions, but if you require any further information you can contact us via Rawcliffe Primary School, where you can speak to the Executive School Business Manager, Miss Mason on 01405 839282.

Visits to the schools are encouraged and you can arrange this by contacting as above at Rawcliffe Primary School on 01405 839282, Executive School Business Manager Miss Mason will manage the diary for visits to both schools.


Mr John Newton
Chair of Governors
The Federation of Rawcliffe Bridge and Rawcliffe Primary Schools

Applying for the job

The Recruitment Process

Application forms are available at www.eastriding.gov.uk/jobs

Please refer to headteacher recruitment pack

Advert No: RAWB004158

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About the schools

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The Governing Body of the Federation of Rawcliffe Bridge and Rawcliffe Primary Schools wish to appoint a dynamic, inspirational Headteacher to further develop and lead the Federation of Rawcliffe Bridge and Rawcliffe Primary Schools. Located less than 1.5 miles apart within the rural Parish of Rawcliffe, East Riding of Yorkshire, Ofsted currently rate Rawcliffe Bridge Primary School as ‘Requires Improvement’ and Rawcliffe Primary School as ‘Good.’ The schools Federated 42 months ago, work well together and currently share an Executive Headteacher. As such this is a rare opportunity for our next leader to stamp their mark on the nature of this federation within the wider context of the changing educational environment nationally.

We are seeking to appoint a committed and experienced professional with a remit to further shape our Federation and move both schools on to outstanding.

An effective leader, communicator and team builder, you must have the ability and presence to inspire and influence pupils, staff and stakeholders, leading by example and develop the federation. As well as assuming responsibility for all aspects of school life, you will also direct the schools’ strategic planning, lead the development of the curriculum and deliver an outstanding provision which meets the needs of all our young people.

Resilient and able to set and achieve challenging goals, you must be comfortable working with mixed age classes with a range of abilities including SEND.
In return, we can offer you strong support, the freedom to shape the future of the schools, and the opportunity for your continued professional development.

If you are a leader ready to meet these exciting challenges, we look forward to receiving your application.

Visits to both schools are welcomed and encouraged. To find out more about us, please call Miss Mason, Executive School Business Manager on 01405 839282 or email: Rawcliffe.primary@eastriding.gov.uk

Closing date for applications: Friday 16th September 2022, Noon
Shortlisting: Monday 19th September 2022
Interviews: 10th and 11th October 2022

School details

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
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School size
102 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
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School size
55 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

Arranging a visit to one of the schools

Please contact Miss Mason, Executive School Business Manager on 01405839249 to arrange a mutually convenient appointment.

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