We are looking for a leader who:
- Can drive school development
through motivating others, with exceptional leadership and communication
- Can lead by example.
- Has a love of teaching and is
committed to developing each and every child’s learning journey.
- Has a flexible attitude to the
school as a whole and is prepared to adapt to the needs
of a small school.
- Has a developed understanding
- Is committed to safeguarding
the welfare of children.
- Shows a willingness to develop
and build on the success of our school.
- Is able to support staff and
their development in teaching through strong leadership.
- Enthusiastically supports
flexi-schooling and recognises the benefits for children and their families.
is a beautiful village at the head of the Hope Valley, in the heart
of the Peak District National Park - easy travelling distance from Sheffield and Buxton. It is popular for its show caves
and is overlooked by Mam Tor hill.
Our school is unusual in that it offers “flexi-schooling”, i.e., children who are home-educated have
the option of enrolling and attending school, typically for 3 days each week.
We have a higher-than-average number of SEND pupils.
What we can offer:
- An ethos of positive learning,
where everyone, including pupils, staff and visitors feel respected and valued.
- Happy, responsible and motivated
children who are treated as individuals in a family-like atmosphere.
- Experienced staff with a can-do
attitude, who are dedicated to the children and highly skilled in supporting
children with additional needs.
- A commitment to a continuous
dialogue with parents. As a small school this is invaluable.
Visits to our school are warmly welcomed. Please contact the Headteacher, Mrs Nancy Lees on 01433 620630.
Please also visit our website for further details of our school -
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We are committed to the highest standards of safeguarding in our school to ensure the safety and well-being of all pupils.