Head Teacher

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 05/04/2019 23:59
ISR L10 – L14 £49937 - £55064
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
White Mere Primary School
Closing date:
5 Apr
Further Information

White Mere Community Primary School is situated within the heart of the local community in Wardley, Gateshead. It provides a positive, inclusive atmosphere; there is a strong commitment to provide the best for each and every child. The Governing Body of this good school is seeking to appoint a Headteacher who is well qualified, with the vision, determination and ability to lead the school confidently into the future.

You will be an exceptional practitioner, who is able to understand the skills required of a classroom teacher and disseminate and drive innovation and effective teaching and learning strategies throughout the school.

We are proud to offer:

Delightful children who are happy and eager to learn and who will brighten your day, every day!
A dedicated, hardworking and enthusiastic staff team who genuinely care about the school.
A fully committed governing body who are very supportive of the school’s leadership team.
A supportive community who are invested in their school.
Strong and effective links with the Local Authority and local schools.

We are looking for a leader who:

Is successful and inspirational with a proven track record.
Is innovative, organised and passionate about improving educational standards.
Will motivate children to achieve their full potential in school and in life and continue to work with us on our journey to become an outstanding school.
Who is approachable, visible and supportive of children, staff and parents.
Has excellent communications skills and the ability to work collaboratively with governors, staff, parents and the community for the benefit of all pupils.
Is aware of the importance of all staff, including themselves, having a good work-life balance.
Can consolidate and build upon what we have already achieved by implementing further strategies to improve and raise standards, achievement and aspiration.

Closing date: Friday 5th April 2019
Shortlisting: Week commencing 8th April 2019
Interviews: Tuesday 23rd & Thursday 25th April 2019

We would welcome you on a visit to our school; this can be arranged by contacting the school office at whitemere@gatedu.org or telephone (0191) 438 5008.

If successful you will have to apply for an enhanced Disclosure.

Online applications only at www.gateshead.gov.uk

Please note
This job is closed for applications.