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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    20 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    2 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£55,359 - £64,224

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

Our Headteacher will:

  • Be aspirational, strategic and forward thinking, and will command respect by leading with authority, enthusiasm and creativity
  • Be an inspiring leader with experience of driving whole school change and excellent classroom practitioner
  • Be highly motivated, organised and have strong interpersonal and management skills to support our staff and the wider school community.
  • Invest in and challenge pupils and staff alike in order that they may fulfil their potential
  • Enhance the outward-facing Federation and foster engagement with all stakeholders and communicate our vision effectively

Embrace the opportunities and challenges as the Federation develops

What the school offers its staff

We are proud to offer:

  • Two “good” schools with high aspirations, located 3 miles apart in rural Suffolk, and 5 and 8 miles from the County Town of Ipswich
  • Children who have a wonderfully positive attitude to school life and a love of learning
  • High quality learning environments and facilities in two delightful rural settings
  • Dedicated and highly trained staff who are committed to success and who are positively encouraged to continue their professional development
  • A single Federated Governing Body of enthusiastic, skilful and very supportive governors.

Further details about the role

This role is Executive Headteacher across both schools in our Federation - Witnesham and Otley Primary Schools which are approximately 3 miles apart. The job is shared across both sites.
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About Witnesham Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
102 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number

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