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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    23 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    25 January 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher
  • Deputy headteacher
  • Assistant headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£65,699 and £71,764

Pay scale

L17 to L21

What skills and experience we're looking for

The governing body is seeking someone who:

  • Is forward thinking, innovative and proactive, and excited by adapting to the ever-changing educational environment.
  • Is a determined, resilient and collaborative school leader, passionately committed to the highest outcomes children can achieve from a primary education.
  • Is an excellent communicator with children, staff, parents, governors, and the wider school community.
  • Is able to lead with a strong vision and who fully understands the Christian distinctiveness of a Church of England school.
  • Demonstrates care and compassion alongside strong leadership

What the school offers its staff

In return St.Matthew’s CE Aided Primary School can offer:

  • A highly committed team of staff and governors who work closely with each other to create a caring environment with a strong Christian ethos which permeates the whole school.
  • Confident and inclusive children who engage enthusiastically with all aspects of their,learning and regularly achieve above all expectations
  • A competitive salary offer from £65,699 - £71,764 dependent on experience.
  • Strong support from the governors, Local Authority and Diocese, along with well-established links with the wider school community.

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 St Matthew's Church of England Aided Primary School and Nursery Centre

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
309 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number

Arranging a visit to St Matthew's Church of England Aided Primary School and Nursery Centre

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jayne.oconnell@taw.org.uk.

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