17 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    16 April 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    3 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L15 - L21

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Local Governing Body of Alverton Primary School, together with Truro and Penwith Academy Trust, are seeking to appoint a dynamic and committed Headteacher who will share their vision and values to lead the school from September 2023.

Applications are very welcome from inspiring and motivational leaders who can guide this already very successful school into its next phase of development. The new Headteacher would work alongside our established team and our longstanding Deputy Head and continue to ensure that they feel empowered and supported by a decisive and strong leader.

The school is very proud of its curriculum and focus on children’s learning and the successful candidate will support the school in inspiring and motivating children and providing high quality teaching and learning.

What the school offers its staff

At Alverton, we are committed to providing a stimulating, creative environment where everyone feels valued and safe, and pupils can flourish and reach their full potential. By providing a broad, balanced and engaging curriculum, and by promoting good behaviour and respect for all, we aim to enthuse all children with a love of learning and to foster a caring environment for all. Whatever the needs of a child, we aim to ensure that our pupils grow, feel safe, have fun and enjoy success. We want our pupils' time at Alverton to be memorable and to encourage them to become lifelong learners. We actively safeguard and promote pupils' welfare and we want everyone in our school community to feel a sense of pride and ownership in what we achieve together inproviding the best possible learning opportunities for our pupils.

Applying for the job

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About Alverton Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
387 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
01736 364087

Arranging a visit to Alverton Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email alverton@tpacademytrust.org.

School location

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