Head Teacher

Johnson Fold Community Primary School, Bolton, Lancashire, BL1 5UG

This job expired on 27 September 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    27 September 2022 at 10am

  • Date listed

    30 August 2022

Job details

Key stages

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£59,581 - £68,347

Head Teacher job summary


Required for January 2023/April 2023

Group 2 NOR 255

ISR Range 10 L15 – L21A

£59,581 - £68,347

Children, staff and governors of Johnson Fold Community Primary School are seeking to appoint an outstanding leader who, will embrace both the strengths of the past and rise to the challenges of the future, bringing drive and ambition and providing the highest standard of leadership.

We are a diverse and inclusive community, striving to bring out the best in everyone. In addition to continuing to raise standards and achievements, we are committed to the development of the whole child.

We are looking for a Head Teacher who will:

  • Give the highest priority to the quality of education at Johnson Fold Community Primary School
  • Have the vision, passion and enthusiasm to motivate and inspire children and staff to reach their full potential
  • Ensure that children benefit from the highest standard of teaching, to prepare them for an ever-changing world
  • Promote effective engagement with parents and the wider community
  • Provide the highest levels of support for staff well-being and in their professional development

In exchange we offer:

  • A one form entry school with 255 children who are keen to learn and ready to achieve their best
  • Nursery provision for 2-4 years
  • A dedicated leadership team
  • An active and committed Governing Board
  • A school which has an “outstanding” Ofsted rating
  • Positive links with the Local Authority
  • Competitive Salary
  • A school in a strong and sustainable financial situation

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please contact the school office on 01204 333011 to arrange a visit.

The school website can be found at: www.johnsonfold.bolton.sch.uk

If you think you have the experience and knowledge to fulfil this role then please submit an application to Tanya Johnson, School’s HR Manager, Bolton Council at tanya.johnson@bolton.gov.uk

Closing date: 27th September 2022 at 10.00 a.m.

Shortlisting date: 4th October 2022

Assessment Centre: 19th October 2022

Interviews: 20th October 2022

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure Barring Service.

This job post has expired.

Supporting documents

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

About Johnson Fold Community Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
241 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

At Johnson Fold Community Primary School, we are tremendously proud of our school. Our motto of “Partners in Progress” highlights our team approach to everything we do. We are a friendly fully inclusive school at the heart of the local community. Our children have a wide range of educational needs, and are happy, caring and respectful of each other. We have a dedicated team of teaching and support staff, who work together to ensure that we provide a safe and nurturing environment for all our children.

We aim to give our children the very best life opportunities to ensure that they can ‘be the best that they can be’. They will develop a love of learning and we have high expectations of them.

We are looking for a leader who will embrace our ethos and values whist continuing to raise standards.

The governors support the school in a variety of ways and work in partnership with the head teacher, staff and school community to achieve our shared vision.

You will find lots of valuable information about our school on our website www.johnsonfold.bolton.sch.uk

Arranging a visit to Johnson Fold Community Primary School

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please contact the school office on 01204 333011 to arrange a visit.

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