Head Teacher

Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3AF

3 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    April 2023

  • Closing date

    5 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    16 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Leadership 15-22

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you an experienced and inspirational leader with an uncompromising belief that all children deserve the best education?

Put simply, we want all our children to recognise the light that their talents, gifts, character and acts of kindness can shine into a dark world, making it a better place for all those around them.

This position will be ideal for an experienced school leader with the vision and dynamism to build upon the foundations which are in place for the school to flourish.

This is an exciting opportunity to lead a diverse and vibrant school within the heart of the town but located within close proximity to the beauty of Somerset.

The successful candidate will be an exceptional leader and strategic thinker, with a proven track record of successful Headship, management and whole-school improvement in a primary school.

We seek:

  • An experienced leader with integrity, enthusiasm and courage and with high expectations of staff and children

  • A resilient leader who is committed to rigorously instilling the highest standards for all members of our school community so the children get the very best education

  • A strategic thinker with the vision and passion to drive forward our curriculum, ensuring the highest levels of teaching and learning.

  • An inspiring leader who has a deep understanding of how to support pupils with SEMH needs and is committed to the principles of inclusive education

  • An outstanding communicator who has the ability and experience of building a strong and cohesive school community

  • A leader who is committed to maintaining the schools distinctively christian vision

What the school offers its staff

What we can offer

  • A rare opportunity to lead a large, vibrant primary school within Somerset

  • A Trust which is compassionate, courageous and collaborative putting the children at the heart of all decisions

  • A group of colleagues who are committed to collaborative working

  • Excellent professional development opportunities

  • A strong school improvement offer which is tailored to the needs of the school

Further details about the role

If you are ambitious to raise standards and make a difference, we would welcome your application.

We highly recommend that you visit our school so that you can get a feel for Holy Trinity Primary before applying.

To arrange a visit please email Andrea Johnsonajohnson@redstartpartnership.co.ukor phone the school on 01823 284128

Closing Date: Noon - Monday 5th December 2022

Interview Date: Monday 12th and Tuesday 13th December 2022

Job Start Date: April 2023 or earlier if possible

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About Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
460 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
01823 284128

Arranging a visit to Holy Trinity Church of England Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email ajohnson@redstartpartnership.co.uk.

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