This job expired on 24 April 2024

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    Required for September 2024

  • Closing date

    24 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    30 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher
  • SENDCo (special educational needs and disabilities coordinator)

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours a week

Contract type


Pay scale

£63,745 to £69,407 per annum (L7 to L11, Inner London Group 1)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking an experienced candidate who will bring joy, ambition and compassionate leadership to ensure Eastwood remains an exciting and safe place to learn, reinforce our ethos and deliver on our strategic goals.

The right leader will have;

  • proven and successful experience in school leadership and management
  • the ability to inspire and motivate
  • excellent communication skills
  • strategic vision and skillset to maintain and further develop partnerships between children, parents, governors and the wider community.
  • Experience in Early Years and the EYFS curriculum
  • SENCo experience

What the school offers its staff

Eastwood Nursery School, part of Wandsworth Federation of Maintained Nursery Schools consists of a high performing, early years school and a day nursery for boys & girls aged 0-5 years and is currently an OFSTED rated Outstanding school.

Eastwood located in the heart of Roehampton a residential area in the Borough of Wandsworth.

Visits to the school are encouraged. To arrange, please contact the school office on

0208 876 3976 or email admin@eastwood.wandsworth.sch.uk

Further details about the role

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below or from the Wandsworth Council website https://jobs.richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk/

Alternatively, please contact Lesley Lynch Senior HR Officer, on 07929874351 or email: csschools@richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk to receive an application pack or with enquiries regarding the application process.

Completed application should be returned to the school by email: csschools@richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk.

Closing date: 24th April 2024 (at noon)

Interviews: Week Commencing Monday 29th April 2024

Please call 020 8871 8270 or email csschools@richmondandwandsworth.gov.uk and confirm the receipt of your application.

Commitment to safeguarding

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

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that we do not accept CVs

This job post has expired.

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About Eastwood Nursery School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 2 to 5
Education phase
View all Nurseryjobs
School size
50 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 5
Phone number
0208 876 3976

Eastwood Nursery school is part of the Wandsworth Federation of Maintained Nursery school School and provides one of the two nursery resource bases for children with social and communication differences in the borough.

Arranging a visit to Eastwood Nursery School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@eastwood.wandsworth.sch.uk.

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