Headteacher Christchurch Junior School, Christchurch, Dorset

Job description

To provide clear and effective leadership to Christchurch Junior School, ensuring the highest possible standards of academic, personal and social progress and responsibility for all pupils without exception, delivered within a caring and secure atmosphere, and setting stretching targets to stimulate continually-improving standards of achievement.

Essential educational requirements

First degree or equivalent

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status
Already hold NPQH or similar leadership/management qualification, or be willing to undertake.

Essential skills and experience

Experience of working in Key Stage 2
Successful management experience in middle or senior school leadership.
Proven track record of raising educational standards and maintaining school improvement, including target setting, monitoring and evaluation. Have a vision for exceptional education.
Absolute commitment to safeguarding and the creation of a safe environment for children and achieving high expectations of pupils’ behaviour.
Experience of/ability to work within a collaborative Trust.
Capacity to plan and deliver Trust-wide Key Performance Indicators.
Significant experience of strong engagement with local communities.
Flexibility, humility and resilience.
Strong numerical/data skills.
Open and accessible management style, approachable, enabling, caring and strong communication skills.
Sound judgement.
Uphold British Values and champion equality and inclusivity.

Employee benefits

The salary/pay range offered for this post may be negotiable for an exceptional candidate.


About Christchurch Junior School

Address
Clarendon Road, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 2AA
Phase
Primary
Type
Academy
Website
Christchurch Junior School website (opens in a new window)