Headteacher (L15 - L21*)

Pilsley Primary School, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S45 8EU

3 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    3 July 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    10 June 2022

Job details

Key stages

Early years, KS1, KS2

Working pattern

Contract type



£59,581 - £69,031

Headteacher (L15 - L21*) job summary

Inspire Respect Achieve

Are you looking for a challenging and exciting adventure?
Our current Headteacher is retiring. So the pupils, staff and governors of this friendly, inclusive and successful school are looking for an enthusiastic headteacher with warmth and energy to continue to build upon our school’s achievements.

Would you like to join us and lead us on the next part of our journey?

We are looking for a headteacher who:
• Has the ability to build and articulate a shared vision and engage people to secure a successful future.
• Is approachable, with excellent communication skills and who values the views of others.
• Has the ability to lead, inspire and support staff
• Is committed to excellence in teaching and learning
• Has excellent rapport with children, inspiring their confidence and determination.
• Is passionate about building on the current inclusive ethos of the school

We can offer:
• Friendly and caring children who are keen to learn
• Dedicated, enthusiastic and hardworking staff
• Outstanding pastoral care
• A committed, supportive and active Governing Board.
• A happy school where parents are welcomed and where learning is fun

Visits to the school are welcome. Please contact Sarah Kelly on 01773 872378 or email info@pilsley-pri.derbyshire.sch.uk to arrange a suitable date and time.

Applying for the job

Candidates should submit applications online on a DCC Teacher Application Form, together with a supporting statement letter matching their skills and experience to the headings in the Job Description and Person Specification. The letter should be no longer than 1500 words (please include word count). CVs should not be attached.

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Supporting documents

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

About Pilsley Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
227 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

We aim to create a happy and caring environment for all our children and feel strongly that to achieve this parents need to feel welcome, their views listened to and a mutual trust and respect built between school and home.

We seek excellence in all we do and our aim is for every child to reach their full potential. Our school has strong links with the local community and we are always seeking to encourage and develop these further.

Arranging a visit to Pilsley Primary School

Visits to the school are welcome. Please contact Sarah Kelly on 01773 872378 or email info@pilsley-pri.derbyshire.sch.uk to arrange a suitable date and time.

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