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  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    1 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    12 May 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£67,351 - £77,237 (L18 - L24)

What skills and experience we're looking for

For a School Information Pack please visit:https://hampshire.education-jobs.org.uk/Vacancy/Details/108083/

We are proud to offer a happy working environment, an inspiring, motivated and professional staff team that is dedicated to providing the very best for our children. Every child is known and respected as an individual, regardless of their needs. Our children are well behaved and enthusiastic about their learning, and they are their families tell us how much they enjoy their school life.

The Headteacher role at Hordle will be a rewarding and challenging one for the succesful candidate and our board of skilled governors is committed to working creatively and constructively to support and to help guide the school's priorities to provide the best education for all the children and their families.

What the school offers its staff

Job/Person Summary

Hordle C of E (VA) Primary School and Nursery is a wonderful school with a distinctive Christian ethos.

Our vision ‘That they may have life; life in all its fullness’ is embedded throughout the school. We want every child to feel cared for and valued, it is important to us that our children shape their identity to become aspirational learners, with enquiring minds and deeply held personal values ready to take on their responsibilities; living life in all its fullness.

At our last Ofsted inspection (2022) the school was graded ‘Outstanding’ for the second time. We are seeking an inspirational leader, enthusiastic and talented Headteacher who will continue the success of the school and become a part of ‘TEAM HORDLE’.

Our children are well behaved and happy with a positive attitude to learning. The Ofsted Inspector said about the school ‘This is a happy place where everyone smiles. Adults and children alike are proud to be part of Team Hordle’

We are proud to offer a highly motivated, caring, professional staff team.

Our popular school is located on the edge of the beautiful New Forest National Park, and approximately 3 miles from the coast. It is conveniently situated between Bournemouth and Southampton. The school currently accommodates 400 children between the ages of 2-11.

Commitment to safeguarding

Hordle C of E (VA) Primary School & Nursery and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.
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About Hordle CofE (VA) Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
397 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
01425 611657

Church of England Primary School and Nursery located on the outskirts of the New Forest. Age range: 2 - 11 years School Type: Voluntary aided DfE Number: 850/5206 Ofsted rating: Outstanding (last inspection February 2022)

Arranging a visit to Hordle CofE (VA) Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin.office@hordle.hants.sch.uk.

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