19 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    10 April 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    15 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L10 - L16

What skills and experience we're looking for

Due to the retirement of our current Headteacher we seek an enthusiastic person to fill this pivotal role in the school

The successful candidate will have the following qualities:

  • Dedication, with the drive to ensure the school’s development towards outstanding status.
  • Strong leadership qualities, with vision and the ability to inspire staff.
  • A sensitivity and understanding of the value and application of teamwork.
  • A commitment to continued professional development
  • A team player who can smile, enjoy, join in, and become part of this friendly, happy school!
  • Can build and maintain excellent relationships with children, staff, parents, governors and the wider community

What the school offers its staff

The school is situated on the edge of rural countryside and wooded valleys, and enjoys the commitment of an experienced and dedicated staff, supported by enthusiastic parents and governors.

The school has a dedicated Early Years provision and outdoor learning spaces.

Visits to the school are welcome, please contact the school office (01246 432701) to arrange a suitable time.

Commitment to safeguarding

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, candidates will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. School will undertake proportionate and reasonable on-line checks on shortlisted candidates in line with the expectation outlined in Keeping Children Safe in Education 2022.

Applying for the job

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About Marsh Lane Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
145 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11
Phone number
01246 432701

Marsh Lane Primary School on the edge of beautiful Derbyshire countryside

Arranging a visit to Marsh Lane Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email enquiries@marshlane.derbyshire.sch.uk.

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