This job expired on 7 June 2024 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    1st September 2024 or 1st January 2025

  • Closing date

    7 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    3 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale

L9 to L16

What skills and experience we're looking for

Perryfields Junior School is a thriving two-form entry Junior School in Chelmsford, Essex.

Following the retirement of our long-standing Headteacher, the Governors are looking for a highly motivated individual, with a proven track record of working in a good or outstanding school, that can lead Perryfields Junior School through the next stage of its journey. We are looking for a leader who can uphold and embrace the status of Single Academy Trust for Perryfields Enterprise Academy Trust.

This is an energising time for Perryfields Junior School as we have recently been awarded outstanding in all areas by Ofsted. The position will suit an existing practised senior leader with experience of delivering exceptional standards, who can lead the school in its continued success.

If you are the visionary leader we need, we want to hear from you. For more information about our School and Trust, please visit our website; https://www.perryfields-jun.essex.sch.uk/

Salary: Leadership Point 9 - 16 | £53,973 - £64,225

Job type: Full Time, Permanent

Closing date: 12 noon on Friday, 7th June 2024.

Interview date: w/c 17th June 2024.

Start date: September 2024 or January 2025

What the school offers its staff

s the Headteacher you will have the opportunity to engage and collaborate with our pupils, supporting them and making them feel valued, in line with the Trust vision and values. You will be able to work with the existing team to shape the way in which you will lead the school to positively impact the educational development of all pupils.

Visits to the school are encouraged and warmly welcomed, appointments are available with Mrs Jane Hasler, Headteacher. To arrange your visit, please contact Lauren Leonard, School Business Manager, by email; admin@perryfields-jun.essex.sch.uk

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Perryfields Junior School

School type
Academy, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
301 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number
01245 250781

Arranging a visit to Perryfields Junior School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@perryfields-jun.essex.sch.uk.

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