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  • Job start date

    1 January 2025

  • Closing date

    12 September 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    3 July 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Other leadership roles

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Working pattern

Full time: 1.0 FTE

Contract type


Pay scale

L5 to L9 £52,074.00 to £57,482.00 FTE

What skills and experience we're looking for

Our Head of School will support the Executive Headteacher and Senior Leadership Team in the creation and implementation of distinctly Christian vision. They will embed the Trust and

School visions into every area of the role and will challenge and support others in achieving the same.

Our Head of School will promote the need for pupils to actively engage in Excellence, Exploration and Encouragement and support LAAT’s belief that all children need to flourish in a creative environment that allows them to become all that God intended.

In our Trust, a Head of School provides professional leadership and is responsible for the efficient day to day management of the School as part of LAAT, leading the school community in promoting positive attitudes to learning throughout the whole community.

The Head of School will work collaboratively as part of the wider Trust, with the understanding that it is one organisation working in partnership to achieve the best outcomes for all pupils.

The postholder may be required to work in any of the Trust schools as directed by the Deputy Chief Executive and in consultation with the Executive Headteacher.

What the school offers its staff

St. Peter’s is a nurturing school, where we strive for all pupils to be the best that they can be! We are an EXCELLENT Church school and are proud to support families and ensure that all pupils have a bespoke and ambitious curriculum, with curiosity at its heart!

We are seeking to appoint a forward thinking, dynamic and talented Head of School from January 2025, As well as having a day-to-day oversight of the leadership and management, and operational organisation of the school, you will work closely with the Executive Headteacher, to develop a creative, happy, successful and ambitious school.

You will join a very ambitious and forward-thinking organisation, so we are seeking outstanding candidates who want to develop themselves to support our educational vision, provide strong leadership and effective support to ensure all pupils and staff meet their potential.

St. Peters has a very close relationship with Ulceby St. Nicholas C of E Primary, as the school shares an Executive Headteacher. You will be part of a joint, supportive Senior Leadership Team, to drive standards and improve outcomes. Both schools work together closely to share expertise and professional development opportunities for all staff.

Continuing to teach part time is an important aspect of the Head of School role at St. Peter’s and you will be able to demonstrate inspirational practice in this area. A strength in Maths would be advantageous as you will also have the opportunity to lead this subject.

We are on a very exciting journey and are looking forward to having to right candidate join our family, where we strive to empower our pupils and help them to realise their potential! We look forward to hearing from you.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About St Peter's CofE Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
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School size
180 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01472 691964

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