Oldmixon Primary School, Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset


Job details

Subject Primary
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Lead Practitioners range 13 to Lead Practitioners range 18, £55,201 to £62,426

Job summary

Headteacher - Oldmixon Primary School

£55,201 - £62,426
Full time permanent role
Required from 1 September 2020

Oldmixon Primary School offers an exciting and inspiring educational journey for 2 – 11 year olds. We are a popular school, with 231 pupils currently on roll, located on the outskirts of Weston-super-Mare and are one of eight schools in the Extend Learning Academies Network, a multi-academy trust.

We are looking for a dynamic and inspirational headteacher who has outstanding interpersonal skills, with the proven ability to work successfully with the whole school community and who will work collaboratively with the trust and champion the school in the wider community. We are seeking a leader who will enhance the standards of teaching and learning in order to maximise the progress of every pupil, keeping learning exciting.

We value all our staff and children and their wellbeing is one of our top priorities. We are looking for a leader who believes in the promotion of wellbeing throughout the school, who is approachable and good at listening and who inspires and supports staff and children to achieve the best they can.

We can offer you a supportive team environment, ongoing personal development opportunities and a comprehensive wellbeing package. You’ll join our wider support network and benefit from our extensive continuing professional development (CPD) programme as part of the Extend Learning Academies Network. We employ specialists in administration, HR, estates and finance so that those essential elements of running a school can be managed in a more efficient way than they could be at school level.

Want to know more? Go to oldmixonprimary.co.uk and extendlearning.org for further information and an application form. Please call Sarah on 01934 427134 to arrange a visit to Oldmixon.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure and satisfactory references.
Please send your completed application to hr@extendlearning.org

Closing date: Midday 3 February 2020

Interviews will be held 11 and 12 February 2020

Essential educational requirements

Degree level
Evidence of continuing professional development relating to school leadership and management and
curriculum/teaching and learning and improvement
Ability to identify own learning needs

Essential qualifications

Qualified teacher status

Essential skills and experience

Successful substantive experience at senior management level within a primary school as a Head, Interim Head or
Deputy/Interim Head
Experience of successful and cooperative work leading team members
Experience of the successful leadership of change
Experience of improving teaching and learning
Experience of promoting safeguarding procedures in a school

Employee benefits

We can offer a supportive team environment, ongoing personal progression opportunities and a comprehensive wellbeing package

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 238 pupils enrolled
Age range 2 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Oldmixon Primary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email hr@extendlearning.org

About Oldmixon Primary School

School location

Monkton Avenue, Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset, BS24 9DA