We are seeking a collaborative and innovative
leader to join our diverse and inclusive school as Headteacher. This opportunity
arises as we embark on a new chapter following the departure of our current
Headteacher in August 2024.
The successful candidate will be able to
demonstrate that they have experience in effective senior leadership with a
deep understanding of how to embed a purposeful and ambitious curriculum for
the school. They will be self-motivated, ambitious and fully focused on
inspiring our pupils, staff and the extended school community.
The expectation is that our new Headteacher to
continue enabling all students to flourish and develop their full potential,
regardless of their background or individual needs.
Our recent ‘Good’ Ofsted inspection in March
2023, reflects our dedication to high-quality teaching and learning.Here is an extract from that report:
“Paddox Primary School is a caring and
welcoming learning community. Pupils come from many diverse backgrounds and
faiths, but all are fully included in school life. At playtimes and in lessons,
pupils follow leaders’ high expectations. Pupils play happily, work hard and
The Headteacher will
be strategic in their approach in addressing focus areas highlighted in the
report. They will deliver on the objectives that we have set around the direction on curriculum, targets
for SEND and attendance.
The full report can be found here Ofsted Report.
With this in mind, the Governing body at Paddox Primary School are focused on
recruiting someone who will uphold and develop our school's ethos and values, lead
initiatives to improve outcomes for all students, and foster a culture of high
expectations and achievement. They will work collaboratively with students,
colleagues, parents, governors, and the local community to continue our
school's development journey.
offer the opportunity to lead a large team of passionate, committed employees,
resilient engaged pupils who are keen to learn and prosper within the community.
You bring the passion, gravitas and strategic thinking to successfully lead
this large and thriving school and we’ll support your wellbeing and
Join us in our mission to inspire and empower
every student to realise their full potential and become well-rounded
individuals with a growth mindset and a belief that anything is possible.
We strongly believe that Safeguarding is everyone's responsibility, and we are dedicated to ensuring the safety and well-being of all members of our school community.
If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps
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