Head Teacher

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 18/01/2019 23:59
ISR L18 - L24A £60,755 - £69,673 per annum
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Glynwood Primary School
Closing date:
18 Jan
Further Information

Glynwood Primary School
Group 3 ISR: 18-24

A fantastic opportunity has arisen for the Governing Body to appoint an energetic and experienced school leader (currently at Deputy or Head Teacher level) to take up the post of Head Teacher at Glynwood Primary School.
As Governors we are looking for a candidate who can commit to the long-term future of the school, using their knowledge and experience to consolidate the outstanding performance of many years and take us forward to even higher achievement.
Applicants for the post should be highly motivated, well-qualified and possess outstanding interpersonal skills. They should have a strong commitment to sustaining school improvement, be committed to the safeguarding and well-being of children and be able to demonstrate a good track record of leadership and management at a senior level.
Glynwood Primary School is at the heart of the local community and the school prides itself on a friendly and supportive atmosphere where children and staff are encouraged to be the best that they can be.
The successful applicant will:
* Be passionate about raising standards and committed to developing the potential of every child.
* Have proven leadership and management skills.
* Demonstrate a commitment to excellence in teaching and learning.
* Be warm and approachable; able to challenge, motivate and inspire others.
* Have very high expectations of achievement and behaviour.

The closing date for applications is noon Friday 18th January 2019
Shortlisting will take place on Tuesday 22nd January 5.00 pm at the school.
Interviews will take place on Wednesday 6th and Thursday 7th February.
Gateshead Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

If successful you will be required to apply for an enhanced Disclosure.

To find out more about this role applicants are welcome to visit the school on either: Tuesday 8th January at 1:30 pm or Thursday 10th January at 9:30 am. Please contact the school Business Manager, Hellen Lonsdale on 0191 4334117 or e-mail: HelenLonsdale@Gateshead.Gov.UK to confirm which session you would like to attend.

For a wealth of information about our school and the latest newsletters, please visit our website: glynwoodprimary.org

Application forms only available via email from joannedunbar@gateshead.gov.uk or telephone 0191 433 3047

All application forms to be returned via email to joannedunbar@gateshead.gov.uk by 12 noon Friday 18th January 2019

Please note
This job is closed for applications.