We would like to hear from you if:
have leadership experience and the ability to challenge, inspire and motivate
colleagues and our students
are an excellent communicator and able to work successfully with both internal
and external stakeholders
have high standards and expectations of self and others, and be able to lead by
are imaginative, innovative, resourceful and a decisive leader
can build and maintain trusting relationships with the key stakeholders
including staff, parents, and students
share our passion for education, and can demonstrate a clear strategic vision
can demonstrate how you have improved the quality of education in your current setting
have a clear vision, highest integrity, and the commitment to help every
student achieve their potential, not only academically or socially, but as
young citizens who value and contribute to our community
In return we can offer you:
and ambitious students who are keen to learn with proven high achievement and
strong reputation locally and in the wider community
talented staff team that welcome new challenges and are committed to supporting
colleagues and students
very wide range of exciting extra-curricular activities
to work in genuine collaboration with EAST and our partner schools
supportive community, and Local Governing Body
comprehensive induction programme
continuous professional development for Headteachers
to the staff Wellbeing ‘Employee Assistance Programme’ and benefits of working
for Farlingaye and within EAST
importantly, a once in a lifetime opportunity to make your mark on the education of our students over
many years to come
Governors and Trustees wish to appoint a new and dedicated
Headteacher who will inspire our community and lead our fantastic school.
Farlingaye is a high-achieving comprehensive school with over 1900 students. It
has a well-established reputation in the county of Suffolk and in the
community, situated in the picturesque town of Woodbridge, approximately 10
miles north of Ipswich. We are proud to be part of an exciting and developing
local Trust, EAST.
Potential candidates are encouraged to visit the school, and will be
warmly welcomed. Requests for visits should be made prior to the closing date
of 28 November 2022.
Closing date for applications: Monday
28 November 2022 at 9am
Likely interview dates: Wednesday
7th & Thursday 8th December 2022
Should you wish to discuss the job role in further details,
please contact Angelo Goduti, EAST CEO, via Lauren Teeling.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of
children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this
We are an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications
from all sections of the community.
post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and a
comprehensive screening process will be undertaken on successful applicants
including an enhanced disclosure check.
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