Blackpool St Nicholas CofE Primary School, Blackpool, Lancashire


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £62,426 to £72,306

Job summary

The Governors invite applications for the post of headteacher of our outstanding Church of England Primary School located on the Fylde Coast. We are seeking to appoint an outstanding, inspirational and highly motivated headteacher with vision, who is child-focused and has the enthusiasm and commitment to continue to build on our success. Graded as Outstanding by Ofsted and Good in SIAMS, we are a proud Church of England Primary school enjoying close links with our church and community. The ideal candidate will continue to build our school culture and curriculum based on our Christian vision, taking account of the richness and diversity of the school community.

We are looking for someone who has:

• An active Christian commitment and is able to sustain and develop the Christian ethos and values of the school.
• A proven track record of effective leadership and management of people and a commitment to working in partnership with governors, staff, parents, other schools and the local community.
• A desire to maintain and enhance the existing strengths of the school, bringing inspirational drive and ambition for continual improvement that is demonstrated through improved outcomes for children.
• A clear vision which focuses on raising achievements and standards through a wide variety of teaching and learning experiences.

We will offer:

• A caring, inclusive school community built on supportive relationships and Christian values.
• Strong links with our parish church of St Christopher and St Nicholas.
• Pupils who are enthusiastic, confident, happy and eager to learn.
• Supportive and dedicated staff committed to enabling all children to achieve with a record of delivering excellent education.
• A supportive school with a governing body committed to providing opportunities for continued professional development.

Start date: May or September 2020

Your completed application form and letter should be returned to the school by post or by email to rachel.younger@st-nicholas.blackpool.sch.uk. Please note that CVs and late applications will not be accepted.

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School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Church of England
Education phase Primary
School size 409 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Blackpool St Nicholas CofE Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email rachel.younger@st-nicholas.blackpool.sch.uk

School location

School Road, Blackpool, Lancashire, FY4 5DS