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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    15 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    1 February 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£67,351 - £78,010

Pay scale

LD 18-24

What skills and experience we're looking for

Following the retirement of our long-serving headteacher, we are looking for an inspirational, progressive leader with an exemplary track record in effectiveness, who can lead with confidence, integrity, creativity, and resilience. You will be a strategic thinker who has a clear vision for continued success and will work closely and effectively with the school’s governing body and multi-academy trust to deliver high standards and expectations for every child’s wellbeing and achievement.

As well as an experienced leader, we are looking for a positive role model, who can motivate children and staff alike, inspiring all to reach their full potential within a well-rounded extraordinary educational experience and continual school improvement. You will be genuinely well-supported by trust and school leaders to deliver and grow.

What the school offers its staff

You will need to have secure safeguarding and SEND skills and experience and be empathetic to children with varying needs and vulnerabilities, working to reduce barriers and obstacles that each of those children is facing.

Windwhistle is a well-established large primary school that has strong relationships with children, staff, parents, the trust, and the local community, and your strong people management skills will help to further develop and strengthen this.

We can offer you committed and caring staff who are dedicated to nurturing every child; children who are ready to enjoy quality teaching and learning experiences; a large school site with extensive grounds; supportive academy trust leaders with a strong central team to support you.

Further details about the role

We invite you to come and visit Windwhistle and let us show you what we can offer you as headteacher. Please contact Heidi on 01934 313394 to arrange a visit.

Windwhistle Primary School in Weston-super-Mare supports children’s achievement by building their self-confidence. We offera happy, safe environment that nurtures children from 3 – 11 years old and supports all in our school community. We have extensive grounds that the children can access for learning and play. We are very well-resourced with excellent professional development opportunities and our teachersbenefit from support and development through the wider network of schools in ELAN.

Do not miss this superb opportunity to lead a supportive and successful team. Please go to: https://windwhistle.naht-recruiter.com/

We are unable to provide sponsorship for this role under the Home Office Skilled Worker visa route. As we are unable to sponsor anyone requiring a visa for this role candidates must therefore be able to provide their own right to work in the UK.

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About Windwhistle Primary School

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
370 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01934 313 394

Arranging a visit to Windwhistle Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email heidi.neal-millar@extendlearning.org.

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