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  • Earliest start date

    1 September 2024

  • Latest start date

    1 January 2025

  • Closing date

    21 May 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    8 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: Full time position

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£53380 - £61882

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Governors are looking to recruit someone who:

  • has recent, successful experience at Headteacher level or senior School Leadership and is looking for an opportunity to take the next step in their leadership career
  • shows a commitment to excellence in teaching and learning
  • has the skills to cohesively lead, improve and sustain academic achievement for all pupils through monitoring, reviewing and celebrating improvement and progress.
  • ensures that systems are in place to encourage all teaching staff to be similarly active in their personal and continuous professional development
  • is willing to embrace and develop the very strong Christian ethos of our school
  • is an excellent communicator and is able to build effective partnerships with families, staff, governors and the wider community including the local parish and the Diocese of Peterborough
  • has a flexible approach to working
  • is a teacher at heart, able to inspire others to learn and promote a broad, balanced curriculum that meets all children's needs. The successful candidate will be teaching as well as leading.
  • is driven, ambitious and enthusiastic.
  • The Governors welcome interest from any Senior Leader of a church school / non-church school that shares the school’s values.

What the school offers its staff

The Governors of Brigstock Latham’s CE Primary School wish to appoint, on a full-time basis,an energetic, creative, decisive and inspiring Headteacher to lead this successful school.

Brigstock Latham’s Primary School is situated in the heart of rural North Northamptonshire, located between Kettering and Corby in the centre of the delightful village ofBrigstock. The school was graded ‘Good’ by Ofsted in 2018. In its latest church schoolinspection (SIAMS) the school was graded ‘Outstanding’.

There is a positive and distinctive Christian ethos in this popular village school which isevident in the close relationships visible in the school and children, emanating out to thewider community.

The school has a dedicated, supportive team of staff, parents and governors who worktogether, within a strong Christian environment, to create a special family, aiming to give allchildren the best start in life. The school is a vital, integral part of the village community.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding our community and all successful candidates will be assessed through a robust set of safeguarding checks. We also undertake searches on social media as part of our recruitment process and will request references prior to interview.

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About Brigstock Latham's Church of England Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
91 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01 536 373282

Brigstock Latham’s is a school at the heart of it’s village community. Our pupils flourish in a unique learning environment and are supported to grow into confident learners in a family environment.

Through our values of Trust, Respect and Courage, we nurture and inspire all to succeed and we celebrate with them as they embrace Jesus’ promise that He came to give ‘Life in all its fullness’ (John 10 v.10).

Our commitment to our staff is to provide a supportive and welcoming environment, where adults too can thrive.

Arranging a visit to Brigstock Latham's Church of England Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email bursar@brigstocklathams.co.uk.

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