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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 February 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    31 January 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L9 – L13 (£57,482 - £63,430)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for someone who has:

  • The drive, vision and ambition to achieve excellence for all our pupils;
  • An excellent understanding of teaching and learning;
  • Proven leadership qualities and the ability to challenge, inspire and motivate colleagues;
  • A proven record as an imaginative, innovative, resourceful and decisive leader;
  • An understanding of the current educational climate;
  • A desire to work within the Multi Academy Trust structure and as a result very strong support from the central team;
  • Ambition to enable the school to be one that is flourishing in its Christian ethos and vision.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer the successful candidate:

  • An ambitious and vibrant place to work, with enthusiastic children and staff who are passionate about learning;
  • A workplace where everyone feels valued and supported;
  • Opportunities for training and progression;
  • The support of Acorn Education Trust, with excellent opportunities to work with experienced colleagues;
  • A supportive and clearly defined induction procedure.

Further details about the role

Bulford St Leonard’s Church of England Primary School and the Acorn Education Trust are seeking to appoint an inspirational and driven Headteacher from September 2024 for this creative, hardworking and positive school.

This is an exciting opportunity for an existing senior leader to build on the many established strengths of this collaborative and busy school, leading its enthusiastic and dedicated staff towards further enhancement of the school’s offer.

We would like to hear from you if you feel you can strengthen our improving academic standards whilst retaining the distinctive Christian identity of our school.

We strongly encourage prospective candidates to visit our school to experience our bright and diverse school community first-hand.

Please contact our Administration Officer, to make an appointment or for an informal conversation about the role on: admin@bulfordstleonards.org.uk or by telephone on 01980 632309.

For more information about this role please read the attached Applicant Information Pack.

To apply, please visit our TES vacancy page at: (https://www.tes.com/jobs/vacancy/-1991490) and click “Quick Apply” to complete an application form. Letters of application should be submitted to elf@acorneducationtrust.com.

Closing date: Monday 19th February 2024
Interviews: TBC

Bulford St Leonard’s Church of England Primary School, as part of the Acorn Education Trust, is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful in obtaining this post you will be subject to a Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and health screening.We are an equal opportunities employer.As part of our safer recruitment processes, if you are shortlisted for the post, we will carry out a social media account search.

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About Bulford St Leonard's C of E (VA) Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
176 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
01980 632309

C of E (VA) Primary School

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