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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    26 January 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    14 December 2021

Job details

Job role
SEND responsibilities (special educational needs and disabilities)
Key stages
Early years, KS1, KS2
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
L12 - L17

Job summary

Headteacher, Torquay
Salary/Grade L12 – L17
Closing Date 9am Weds 26th January 2022
Interview Date 10 and 11th Feb 2022
Job Start Date Sept 2022

For the successful candidate, the role provides opportunities to influence current practice and, with the support available within the secure the direction of the school, building on great foundations . We are looking to appoint a leader who is focused on ensuring outstanding provision relevant to the community it serves and across the primary and nursery phases. The school truly holds the ethos and values at the heart of all it does, with strong links to the church and a real sense of community.

We are looking for someone who has;
• Passion and drive, able to communicate to inspire pupils, staff and the community alike
• A vision for curriculum
• Experience of leading or developing SEND provision
• The ability to forge excellence relationships with the parents and wider community
• A desire to work in a collaborative culture as part of a multi academy trust
• An understanding of, and desire to be, a Church school leader

Our School and Trust can offer;
• A supportive Trust community that will facilitate a focus on teaching and learning
• Enthusiastic children and a committed teaching team
• Commitment to your professional learning, accompanied by regular wellbeing supervision
• A thorough induction programme specifically tailored to your needs and experience
• A chance to make your mark – a well resourced school with a broad curriculum
• A welcoming community with strong partnerships

For more information, please visit the Trust website
We encourage you to arrange a discussion about the role with Sean Millar, Director of School Improvement by emailing
To visit the school please 01803 329070 to request a time.

Applications to:

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
School size
314 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Contact email

About St Marychurch Church of England Primary and Nursery School

St Marychurch Primary School and Nursery has a long standing reputation as an excellent school in Torbay. Now that the current Headteacher is becoming a School Improvement Lead in the Trust, this exciting opportunity has arisen.

Arranging a visit to St Marychurch Church of England Primary and Nursery School

To visit the school please 01803 329070 to request a time

School location

Hartop Road, Torquay, Devon, TQ1 4QH

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