Head Teacher of Alderman Pounder Infant School

Alderman Pounder Infant and Nursery School, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire


Job details

Job role Teacher, Leadership
Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary ISR Leadership 15- 21 (potential for further negotiation subject to experience)

Job summary

Alderman Pounder Infant & Nursery are looking to appoint an inspirational Head Teacher to provide dynamic strategic leadership to take the school to the next stage of its development!

This is a fantastic opportunity for a new or experienced Head Teacher to lead a school that always puts children first and sits at the heart of its community. Alderman Pounder has a strong staff team and is ready to make the next step in its improvement journey. The school is filled with fun and laughter, with exceptional children that come to school every day with a thirst to learn and enjoy their time at Alderman Pounder.

Applying for the job

Please see link to our recruitment information for this post below. This includes an introduction to our school, you can also here from our current Head Teacher, the trust, our brilliant School Council and staff.

Link to brochure here: https://sway.office.com/ZtGMipTZjJf6hG66?ref=Link

To apply, please complete and return the application form by 9am on Monday 14 September 2020.

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 229 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 7
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Alderman Pounder Infant and Nursery School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@flyinghightrust.co.uk

About Alderman Pounder Infant and Nursery School

The moment that you step inside Alderman Pounder you will understand what a special school this is, and a school you would feel privilege to lead. Alderman Pounder is blessed with fantastic and innovative facilities, that ensure that the children are excited and motivated to learn. Classroom spaces have been developed to provide flexible and immersive learning environments, the school is blessed with a purpose-built nursery and wrap around care facility, well-resourced outdoor learning environments and even a bus converted into an incredible library.

We have a well-established provision for two-year olds, with strong transition arrangements into F1 and F2 and then onto Key Stage 1. The school has a real opportunity to establish itself as a beacon of good practice, sharing and developing other schools across the trust and working closely with our English Hub to develop exceptional reading from an early age. The school provides not only the opportunity to deliver exceptional learning for our children, but
the opportunity for progression for the right candidate onto system leadership across our trust.

As Head Teacher at Alderman Pounder Infant and Nursey School you will have the freedom to develop your own vision and ethos that meets the needs of your children and your community. No two schools within our trust are the same and we actively encourage you to innovate and develop your own identity. As a trust we are there to support you to deliver your vision and with a sharp focus on school improvement and professional development, you will have the resources available to ensure that you can deliver rapid and sustained improvements.

Arranging a visit to Alderman Pounder Infant and Nursery School

Virtual Open Events

Due to Covid-19, we will be hosting two virtual open events. These events will give you the chance to meet either the current Head Teacher or a representative from the Trust. These will take place on:

Tuesday 21 July 2020, 10am
Thursday 3 September 2020, 4pm

Please see the information below which includes a link to book your place on one of these open events.

School location

Eskdale Drive, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG9 5FN