Headteacher Long Mountain CofE Primary School, Shrewsbury, Shropshire

Job description

The headteacher will:
• Formulate the aims and objectives of the school and provide overall strategic leadership
• Establish policies for achieving these aims and objectives
• Maintain Christian ethos and values
• Monitor progress towards the achievement of the school’s aims and objectives
• Manage staff and resources to that end
• Lead by example and model best practice regarding professional conduct, workload and personal development
• Be a role model for all in our community

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

• Teaching experience
• Outstanding practitioner
• Involvement in school self-evaluation and development planning
• Demonstrable experience of successful line management and staff development
• Data analysis skills, and the ability to use data to set targets and identify weaknesses
• Understanding of high-quality teaching, and the ability to model this for others and support others to improve
• Effective communication and interpersonal skills
• Ability to communicate a vision and inspire others
• Ability to build effective working relationships
• Commitment to Christian ethos and values

About Long Mountain CofE Primary School

Worthen, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY5 9HT
LA Maintained School