Headteacher

Buttsbury Infant School, Billericay, Essex

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Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £53,775 to £72,718

Job summary

The Headteacher will be responsible for the internal organisation, management and control of the school in
accordance with applicable legislation, the policies of the governing body (including its annual budget) and
the instrument and articles of governance of the school.
The Headteacher, working with the governing body, senior leadership team and school staff, will provide
overall strategic leadership for the school.
The Headteacher will:
• Lead, develop and support the direction, vision, values and priorities of the school
• Develop, implement and evaluate the school’s policies, practices and procedures
• Lead and manage teaching and learning throughout the school
• Ensure accurate school self-evaluation to inform school improvement planning
• Have overall responsibility and accountability for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the pupils
within the school
• Have overall responsibility to meet and where appropriate report, all regulatory requirements as
defined by (but not limited to) Ofsted, HSE, HMRC, DfE, LA and any other relevant body consummate
with the statutory requirements of running a publicly funded Foundation School
Please see application pack for full job description.

Essential educational requirements

Degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Evidence of continuing professional development
NPQH or other evidence of higher study
Manages staff performance highly effectively
Substantial and successful experience of senior leadership roles in Key Stage 1 and/or Key Stage 2,
Evidence of identifying excellent classroom practice
Rigorous approach to accountability for pupil progress and attainment
Demonstrable experience of key management processes,
Experience of developing and implementing strategic school improvement plans
Experience of successfully and sensitively managing change
Strong analytical ability to interpret data
clear commitment to fully inclusive education
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Visible and accessible to all stakeholders
Passionate about supporting, motivating and inspiring learners,
Strategic thinker
Sound decision maker
Resilient, positive, calm
See application pack for full requirement details

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Primary
School size 359 pupils enrolled
Age range 5 to 7
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Buttsbury Infant School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email sbm@buttsbury-inf.essex.sch.uk

About Buttsbury Infant School

School location

Perry Street, Billericay, Essex, CM12 0NX