St Peter's Church of England Primary School, Portishead, Somerset, BS20 6BT

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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    1 March 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    27 January 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type



L23-27 (£72,497 – £79,958 per annum)

Headteacher job summary

The Governors and Trustees are seeking to appoint an excellent leader to work with a talented staff team to take this large, high-performing school on its next stage of development from September 2022.

We are looking for a leader who will:
• be fully supportive of and committed to the aims and ethos of a Church of England school
• support our continued journey in excellence with a focus on research informed practice in the areas of curriculum and pedagogy to ensure we provide outstanding educational opportunities for all our pupils
• bring a track record of success in achieving high outcomes for all pupils and particularly for disadvantaged and SEND children
• have the knowledge and qualities needed to develop colleagues so that they achieve the highest standards of teaching and learning
• demonstrate a personal commitment to inclusion and diversity
• have the skills to network and build alliances across educational settings and a strong desire to work collaboratively within the Multi Academy Trust
• enjoy celebrating the team’s successes.

We can offer you:
• a school community committed to excellence
• a talented, creative and motivated staff who are keen to support each other to be the best they can be
• happy, well-behaved, confident and hardworking pupils
• a very well maintained site which has had significant investment
• a supportive and active Governing Body, together with encouraging and involved parents
• the support of clergy and churches within the town and particularly within the Parish of Portishead
• significant opportunities for collaboration and development within the LSP.

St Peter’s offers an excellent benefits package including contributory pension scheme, a comprehensive employee assistance programme and benefits (offering discounts on shopping) and cycle to work scheme.

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About St Peter's Church of England Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
618 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
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St Peter’s Church of England Primary School is a vibrant 630 place primary school focused on excellence. The school is designated by the DFE as an English Hub and provides support to a large number of schools in the region. St Peter’s is a member of the Lighthouse Schools Partnership (LSP), a Multi-Academy Trust.

As a former Teaching School St Peter’s has had a lead role in providing CPD across the Trust. This work is now being transferred to the Trust’s Centre for Professional Development, which is currently led by a leader from St Peter’s.

Arranging a visit to St Peter's Church of England Primary School

We would encourage prospective candidates to visit our school prior to application. Visits can be made on 9th/10th February, and/or, 16th/17th February and can be booked by contacting Rachel Robb at rachelrobb@sppschool.co.uk or call 01275 843142.

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