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  • Start date details

    September 2024 - earlier if possible

  • Closing date

    24 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    10 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5

Contract type


Pay scale

£73,509 - £85,146

What skills and experience we're looking for


Salary (actual): £73,509 - £85,146 (inclusive of fringe allowance)

Grade: L19 – L25

Hours: Full time

Work Pattern: Full time

Contract: Permanent

To start: September 2024 - earlier if possible

Hannah Ball Academy is a small, exceptionally friendly, and very caring school in Buckinghamshire and on the outskirts of London. It is part of The Park Federation Academy Trust, a Multi-Academy Trust (MAT) consisting of nine schools in Hillingdon, Slough and Buckinghamshire.

The Trust is looking to appoint an inspirational and conscientious Principal, with a track record of success in and experience of Early Years and Key Stage One, to drive our vision and ambitions for the children and families in the local community.

Our new Principal will enjoy local assistance from the Academy’s committed Governors and staff Team. In addition, active collaborative working across the schools in the MAT – a hallmark of The Park Federation – will provide a supportive, stimulating and collegial educational home for the successful candidate.

Our new Principal will put the children’s learning and well-being at the forefront of all that they do and be a true leader and role model for colleagues, pupils and the wider school community.

What the school offers its staff

For the right candidate, we will offer

  • extensive support and CPD;
  • the opportunity to work with other professional colleagues across the Multi-Academy Trust;
  • a welcoming school, with friendly, enthusiastic and supportive staff team;
  • a dedicated Governing Body;
  • supportive parents/carers and children who are keen to learn;
  • an employee assistance programme (EAP).

Please contact the school to arrange a visit. Please visit the school website to complete an application form.

Closing Date: 24th April 2024

Interviews: 30th April 2024

Start date: September 2024, earlier if possible.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share in this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS Check with a check of the DBS Barred List.

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 Hannah Ball Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
Up to 210 pupils
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01494 522476

Arranging a visit to Hannah Ball Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@theparkfederation.org.

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