Maynards Green Community Primary School, Heathfield, East Sussex


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £57,986 to £66,517
Leadership level Headteacher

Job description

The pupils, parents, staff and governors of Maynards Green Community Primary School are keen to appoint a dynamic, innovative and professional Headteacher who has the drive, passion and vision to lead our Ofsted outstanding school from September 2020. We are looking for a an individual who has a strategic vision for the future of Maynards Green Community Primary School.

The children, staff and parents are aspiring for a Headteacher who:

Maintains our high standards and expectations.
Embraces the school’s enriched and creative curriculum, whilst pushing further to continue its ‘outstanding’ status.
Will ensure the continued stability, ethos and vision of the school.
Aims to develop positive relationships and a feeling of team spirit throughout the whole school community, building a good rapport with parents, staff and children alike.
Will support the team with a hands-on approach.
Appreciates the value of a good team and recognises individuals’ performance.
Has a good sense of humour.
A highly visible presence and makes a difference where it matters.

The governors are seeking a Headteacher who will:

Work with the Governing Body to implement the shared vision and set strategic improvement plans which will inspire and motivate pupils, parents and the wider community.
Provide excellent communication skills at all levels.
Manage the schools’ resources effectively and be able to demonstrate formidable skills in strategic management, resource management, personnel management and finance management.
Inspire staff and pupils alike.
Promote and build upon the existing outstanding standards of teaching and learning so that each individual can thrive and realise their full potential.
Create an outward-facing school to work with other schools and organisations with an intention to champion best practice and secure excellent achievements for all pupils.

For more information and to apply for the above post, please contact: leadership.recruitment@eastsussex.gov.uk

Please note that recruitment packs for this vacancy will only be provided directly to an individual considering applying to our school for this opportunity. This school does not enter into business with Recruitment Agencies, or other commercial organisations, on behalf of their clients seeking employment.

Please do not apply for this position via the TES online application process, please follow the instructions in the advert and obtain and return a completed application from the Leadership Recruitment Team.

Maynards Green Community Primary School
Maynards Green
East Sussex
TN21 0DD

Phone: 01435 812622
Email: office@maynardsgreen.e-sussex.sch.uk
Website: www.maynardsgreen.e-sussex.sch.uk

Please note, we do not accept CVs.

Essential educational requirements

A minimum of five GCSEs, including Maths, English & Science
Educated to Degree Level

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

Essential skills and experience

Please contact: leadership.recruitment@eastsussex.gov.uk for a full recruitment pack with job description and job specification.

Although please note that our new Headteacher will have the privilege and satisfaction of:

Heading up an Ofsted ‘Outstanding’ primary school in the heart of the beautiful East Sussex countryside with its own heated swimming pool and direct access onto the delightful Cuckoo Trail.
Leading a brilliant and talented team of dedicated teaching staff who are always willing to go the extra mile.
Growing our ethos of mutual respect throughout the whole school community.
Fostering a caring and understanding approach.
Ensuring the children at Maynards Green are given as many opportunities as possible to discover what they truly love doing.

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Primary
School size 214 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Maynards Green Community Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email leadership.recruitment@eastsussex.gov.uk

School location

Maynards Green, Heathfield, East Sussex, TN21 0DD