Ancaster CofE Primary School, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG32 3QQ

40 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    Easter 2023

  • Closing date

    13 January 2023 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    22 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • a clear vision of excellence in primary education with the ability to think strategically and lead the school by building on the strategy, vision and values already in place
  • the desire to work in a truly inclusive school, where every child, family and staff member feels welcomed and valued
  • the highest expectations for children’s attainment, personal development, welfare and behaviour
  • ability to activate all children, staff and parents / carers to support our Christian ethos and our values
  • excellent communication and strong interpersonal skills
  • the willingness to look outwards, and the desire to continually learn
  • an understanding of the latest OFSTED and SIAMS inspection frameworks to drive performance
  • a desire to research and implement new as well as proven teaching methods to support development of all children in the school
  • proven leadership with evidence of understanding and embedding new initiatives to develop and enhance the curriculum
  • an understanding of effective management and an ability to support, mentor and empower a team of highly motivated, passionate and dedicated staff
  • confidence to be a visible and active headteacher, available to children, staff and parents
  • an openness to the advice and guidance of others; to readily admit mistakes and share the learning opportunities from these.

What the school offers its staff

  • the opportunity to work with amazing children who are committed to their learning and ourfour guiding lights
  • committed, fun-loving and supportive teaching and staff who value professionaldevelopment
  • a forward-looking, collaborative and diverse governing body
  • an active PTFA
  • supportive parents
  • a well-developed learning environment (inside and outside) to enable children to be the bestthey can be
  • a strong link to the church, and a school that is truly at the heart of the community

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

Applying for the job

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to debbie.scott@ancaster.lincs.sch.uk

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About Ancaster CofE Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
188 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01400 230871

Arranging a visit to Ancaster CofE Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email enquiries@ancaster.lincs.sch.uk.

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