Head Teacher - SELEfirst School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
08/06/2020 16:00
£62,426 - £72,306
Hours per week:
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
SELEfirst School
Post Number:
Closing date:
8 Jun
Further Information

The governing body of SELEfirst School is seeking to appoint a Head Teacher to lead our school to even greater success.

SELEfirst School has been rated as Outstanding three times, under the expert leadership of our current, retiring Head. We are now looking for a new head teacher who has the passion and vision to drive our school onwards so we can provide even better educational and social outcomes for all our pupils.

The successful candidate should have a proven record in school senior leadership. As our head teacher, you must be able to engage and enthuse all staff, governors, pupils and parents to deliver outstanding results for all our children, irrespective of ability.

If you would like to see SELEfirst School in action, we would love to show you around during week beginning 1 June 2020. Please contact telephone school and ask for Brooke Phillips to arrange an appointment.

If you wish to apply for this post, please download the pack below and send completed applications to Karen Hepples, School Business Manager, SELEfirst School, The Sele, Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 3QZ, or email to karen.hepples@sele.northumberland.sch.uk.

Closing date for applications Monday 8 June at 4.00 pm
Shortlisting Tuesday 9 June 2020
Interviews Monday 22 and Tuesday 23 June 2020

SELEfirst takes the Safeguarding of children seriously. If you are shortlisted references will be requested from two referees, one must be your current or last employer. Coming to interview you will need to complete a self-disclosure form detailing any convictions, spent or otherwise, in addition to any warnings or investigations into your conduct. Any information received will be dealt with in the strictest confidence and any assessment made will be on an individual basis. In addition thorough identity checks will be carried out including checks of all qualifications and information declared in your letter of application and on your application form. If you are successful at interview, you will be required to obtain an ‘Enhanced Disclosure’ from the Disclosure Barring Service before we can proceed with the appointment. A check will also be made on the Teaching Regulation Agency prohibited from teaching list.

An application pack, including an application form, is available to download below.

Completed application forms should be returned directly to the school by post and/or by e-mail, no later than 4pm on Monday 8 June 2020.

School Name: SELEfirst School
Full address: The Sele, Hexham, Northumberland
Postcode: NE46 3QZ
Tel.: 01434 602808
e-mail: admin@sele.northumberland.sch.uk
Website address: www.selefirst.org