2 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    April or September 2023

  • Closing date

    29 January 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    9 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L9 to L15

What skills and experience we're looking for

‘Valuing everyone - in our school, in our community, in our world’

Due to the promotion of our previous Headteacher, The Governing Body is seeking an enthusiastic, committed and inspiring professional with excellent leadership and teaching skills who will. It is important that the person appointed has a genuine enthusiasm for working with children, demonstrates integrity and will earn the respect of the whole school community.

We are looking for an individual who will:

  • Demonstrate innovation, excellent communication, and intelligent leadership;
  • Have an uncompromising commitment to high expectations that enables each child to flourish through a creative and challenging curriculum, enabling investigative and inspired learning;
  • Embody and promote the school’s Christian ethos and values;
  • Is passionate about leading a school where the needs of every child are nurtured;
  • Support and motivate our committed staff team by fostering respectful relationships and focusing on career development and wellbeing.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • A school that is at the heart of its thriving community;
  • An experienced and committed staff team who work well together and care deeply for their pupils;
  • Children who are keen to learn, behave well and care for each other;
  • A broad and balanced curriculum that offers ambition, creativity and wider learning opportunities;
  • A dedicated governing body who support the Headteacher and care for staff wellbeingand professional development;
  • An enthusiastic and engaged parent community, with a hardworking PTA;
  • An excellent learning environment, with well-established outdoor learning facilities.

If you have the drive, enthusiasm, and passion to make a difference to the future of our children and the desire to work with motivated and experienced staff, we would love to hear from you. You will receive support from our governors, ODST and the school community in your role, and also with your continued professional development.

We would welcome applications from experienced and aspiring leaders, and would highly recommend that you visit our school so that you can get a feel for North Leigh CE Primary before applying.

Commitment to safeguarding

North Leigh CE Primary School, as a member of the Oxford Diocesan Schools Trust, is committed to safeguarding children and young people. All post holders in regulated activity are subject to appropriate vetting procedures and a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check.

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About North Leigh Church of England School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
193 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
07423 109 263

Arranging a visit to North Leigh Church of England School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email Bob.Pattenden@oxford.anglican.org.

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