8 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    16 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    26 May 2023

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£50,122 - £59,558

What skills and experience we're looking for

Following the retirement of our successful and well respected Headteacher, the Governors of Turncroft Nursery School are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, passionate Headteacher to lead our ‘Outstanding’ Nursery School.

We are looking for a Headteacher who will inspire and demonstrate strong leadership and management skills, with the ability to further develop the ambitions of our school.

Our new Headteacher will:

  • Continue to make learning a happy experience for every child
  • Value every child and strive to ensure that both pupils and staff have high aspirations for achievement
  • Be a positive role model, with the ability to motivate children and staff alike.
  • Continue the well-established strong relationships with children, staff, parents, governors and the local community
  • Demonstrate the drive, experience and creativity to build on our current high standards of teaching, through continuous school improvement.

What the school offers its staff

In return we can offer you:

  • Committed and enthusiastic staff dedicated to bringing out the full potential of each child.
  • Children who are happy, valued and well-motivated.
  • A supportive Governing Body and parents.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to schoolhrteam@blackburn.gov.uk

Download an application form - 607 KB

About Turncroft Nursery School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 3 to 4
Education phase
View all Nurseryjobs
School size
70 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 4
Phone number
01254 701534

Arranging a visit to Turncroft Nursery School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@turncroft.blackburn.sch.uk.

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