Saint Lawrence Church of England Primary School, Alton, Hampshire, GU34 2BY

60 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    26 August 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    20 May 2022

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£55,341 - £64,144

Headteacher job summary

Due to our Headteacher having retired at the end of the Spring Term in 2022, St Lawrence CE Primary School’s Governing Body is seeking to recruit a new Headteacher for January 2023.

We are looking for an inspiring, collaborative and innovative individual who will continue to grow and nurture our fantastic children and amazing staff.

We would dearly love someone who…

Leads by example: demonstrating integrity and creativity

Has a passion for teaching and learning as well as the wellbeing of children, staff and parents

Is an active listener and a reflective leader; communicating effectively with pupils, staff, parents and governors

Makes decisions that always have impact

Creates a culture where staff are motivated, trusted, and encouraged to take the initiative and make decisions, and where they will feel supported to develop their own skills as leaders.

Upholds, articulates and promotes Christian values and moral purpose

Brings a sense of joy to staff, pupils and our community

Is warm, caring and aspirational and would like to join us on the next step of our journey

In return we can offer you….

Dedicated support from our wonderful, experienced and knowledgeable staff

The opportunity to be a part of a loving school family

Staff who are diligent and research driven

An ambitious knowledge-rich curriculum

A dedicated and supportive Governing Body, PTA and parent community.

Children who are loving, well behaved and inspired by their learning They are polite, well- mannered and caring individuals who genuinely aim to treat each other with love, compassion and respect.

Applying for the job

Please download the School Information Pack and refer to the application process contained therein

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Saint Lawrence Church of England Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
211 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11

Our school sits in the heart of the socially and economically diverse market town of Alton, right next to St Lawrence Church. The school was first built in 1840 and opened a new classroom in 2018. We were recently visited by Ofsted and the inspection report can be found on their website.

Our school has a nurturing, family environment which is embodied in our Christian values of Love, Compassion and Respect. Education here is driven by research aiming to ignite passion, curiosity and creativity so that our children see themselves as life-long learners. St Lawrence is a 1 form entry primary school with a PAN of 30, with approximately 210 currently on roll within the school. We are a small school, but we think big!

Arranging a visit to Saint Lawrence Church of England Primary School

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. Please contact Sue Lintott on 01420 84400, or email adminoffice@st-lawrence.hants.sch.uk to arrange an appointment.

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