This job expired on 23 March 2023 – see similar jobs

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    23 March 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    6 March 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L13 - L19

What skills and experience we're looking for

Due to our current Headteacher moving to a larger primary school, we are looking for a new Head to take us in to our new chapter, to build on the strength of the school story so far and to continue our journey. Can you lead this adventure?

We are looking for an enthusiastic leader who :

  • Can build and maintain excellent relationships with children, staff, parents, governors, and the wider community
  • Is committed to excellence in teaching, learning and curriculum
  • Will help children enjoy their learning while realising their full potential
  • Will value our children and take pride in their achievements
  • Has the enthusiasm and vision to make our highly regarded school even better

What the school offers its staff

We can offer:

  • A friendly and happy learning environment
  • Motivated children and dedicated staff
  • A commitment to continued professional development
  • A committed, supportive, and proactive Governing Board

Are you the leader that can take us from ‘Good’ to ‘Outstanding’?

Visits to our school are welcomed and encouraged :

Please call Jane Melbourne, School Business Manager on 01246 234546 or email: enquiries@spire-jun.derbyshire.sch.uk to arrange.

Commitment to safeguarding

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, the successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. Click here https://staff.derbyshire.gov.uk/jobs-and-recruitment/recruitment-and-contractual-arrangements/criminal-background-checks/criminal-background-checks.aspx to see our policy on criminal background checks.
This job post has expired.

Upload additional documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Spire Junior School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
186 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number
01246 234546

Spire Junior School - a community school rated Good by Ofsted May 2022.

Arranging a visit to Spire Junior School

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

School location

Similar jobs nearby

Primary Headteacher

St. Mary's Church of England Primary School, Edwinstowe

Paddock Close, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG21 9LP


St Patrick's Catholic Primary School

Whitehouse Road, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN11 8EF

Deputy Headteacher

Carlton Digby School

61 Digby Avenue, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG3 6DS

Executive Headteacher - The Park Schools Federation

The Park Infant & Nursery School

Orchard Close, Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, NG20 8JX

Get a job alert when similar jobs are listed

Find more school jobs in Chesterfield and Derbyshire and Derby