The Governors of William Gilbert Endowed Primary School &
Nursery are looking to appoint an inspirational, forward-thinking headteacher
to lead this popular and welcoming Primary School.
Situated in the heart of
the village of Duffield, close to the City of Derby, the school is one of two
primary schools which represent the whole of the village.
is a Church of England school and
proud member of Derby Diocesan Academy Trust (www.ddat.org.uk) and enjoys positive relationships with the team of professionals
providing effective support in school improvement and operations.
WGES desires every child to be the best person
that they can possibly be and to know that they are valuable in God’s world. The school is committed to working towards
this end, so that each child can flourish individually, academically, socially
The school is distinctly Christian and works
closely with the parish church of St Alkmund’s. We welcome children and
families of all faiths and none, and embrace a methodology of inclusion and the
principles of diversity which are central to our understanding of how to live
out the gospel.
looking for a serving Headteacher, Deputy Headteacher or a highly experienced Senior
Leader, who is eager to take on a new and stimulating challenge.
welcomes a diverse population of both children and staff and is committed to
promoting and developing equality of opportunity in all its functions.
is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects
all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject
to satisfactory references, completion of a probationary period, pre-employment
and Disclosure Barring Service checks. The possession of a criminal record will
not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are
judged individually according to the nature of the role and information
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