Horrington Primary School, Wells, Somerset


Job details

Job role Leadership
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Headteacher Group 1 - L8 to L13

Job summary

We are seeking an inspirational and passionate leader who shares our vision and can enhance the strengths of our successful school. The school is proud of its caring, connected, creative and can-do values which underpin our strong community ethos. Our beautifully situated rural school gained academy status in 2013.

Our ideal candidate will be an outstanding teacher and a strategic leader with a resilient character and strong personal drive. A belief in the potential of all children to excel regardless of their starting points, and a belief in the value of high expectations of self and others is essential for this role.

Applying for the job

Completed application forms can be emailed to: sch.186@educ.somerset.gov.uk
or posted to the address below, marked for the attention of Chair of Governors.

Horrington Primary School

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 116 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Horrington Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email sch.186@educ.somerset.gov.uk

About Horrington Primary School

Horrington Primary School is a small rural single academy school based outside of the City of Wells. We enjoy a very positive reputation within our community and beyond, and we therefore have children at Horrington who are both within and outside our catchment area. Our intake each year is 17 and we have on average 120 children in 4 classes. The school comprises a traditional Victorian school building consisting of our school hall, two classrooms and large shared learning space. We also have two stand-alone classrooms and a flexible outside learning area. In addition to this, our school office and a further learning sharing space are within the original school house

Arranging a visit to Horrington Primary School

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed on the 3rd, 6th or 7th July 2020. Please contact the school office if you would like to arrange a visit on 01749 673516.

(Visits to the school site will follow government guidelines for COVID-19).

School location

West Horrington, Wells, Somerset, BA5 3EB