We are seeking
a determined and energetic Headteacher to lead St Barnabas Church of England
Primary School, Oxford, at an exciting and challenging time. After a period of
time with an Interim Headteacher, we now wish to appoint to a permanent
position. The successful candidate will be a clear communicator, with an open
and collaborative approach. They will support every child to flourish. They
will need to grasp nettles, make robust decisions and continue to build a
strong staff team. They will be proactive in supporting a Church of England
Voluntary Aided Primary School system of governance.
What you will bring
- A successful record in headship or
- A rigorous approach to identifying gaps in pupil
academic attainment and strategies to address them.
- A creative approach to improving financial
stability and pupil numbers.
- An ability to support, motivate and inspire
staff and to communicate a clear vision and direction for the school.
- A willingness to foster strong relationships.
- An ability to delegate effectively.
- The energy and creativity to drive improvement
in all aspects of provision.
Oxfordshire Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of
children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this
commitment. This post involves the type of work with children and young people that
requires applicants to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The
possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from
obtaining this post. All users are considered confidentially and according to the nature
of the role and information disclosed
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