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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    15 April 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    19 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • A headteacher who will embrace the school’s ethos and vision.
  • A leader who will continue to strive for excellence in the outcomes for all children.
  • A leader who has the knowledge and background to lead the school through the next stage of the school’s journey into long-term sustainability.
  • Someone who is committed to supporting the community of staff and parents for the benefit of all children.
  • A leader who will promote a wide range of extra-curricular activities including sport, music, drama, STEM and charitable and community activities.

What the school offers its staff

  • A unique and welcoming church school with talented and committed staff.
  • Impressive, enthusiastic and friendly children with a desire to succeed.
  • A whole school community of parents, the Church and governors who are passionate about the success of the school.
  • A consistent record of ‘good’ OfSTED outcomes.
  • A ‘good’ SIAMS outcome.
  • A strong culture of partnership work with the LA, Diocese of Ely and cluster schools.

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 The Elton CofE Primary School of the Foundation of Frances and Jane Proby

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 5 to 11
Education phase
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School size
138 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 11
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Elton Church of England Primary School is a unique school set in the beautiful Cambridgeshire countryside. Pupils at Elton are proud of the community they belong to and go on to be happy, successful and confident ambassadors for our school. All stakeholders are committed to supporting and driving the inclusive vision and ethos of the school which aims to develop each pupil as an individual. This happens by providing a happy, secure and creative environment with Maslow at its heart.

We want our pupils to enjoy their time at Elton and to develop a love of learning that enables them to reach their full potential.

Arranging a visit to The Elton CofE Primary School of the Foundation of Frances and Jane Proby

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email kdarby@elton.cambs.sch.uk.

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