Headteacher - Hylton Castle Primary School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 06/02/2019 12:00
£53,724 - £62,626
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Hylton Castle Primary School
Closing date:
6 Feb
Further Information

Together for Children Sunderland, on behalf of:
Hylton Castle Primary School
Caithness Road
Hylton Castle
Tyne and Wear
Tel: 0191 – 562 3299
website: www.hyltoncastleprimary.org.uk
Headteacher: Elaine Armstrong
N.O.R. 232
Applications are invited for the position of
Required: 1st September 2019
ISR Group 2, Salary L13 – L19: £53,724 - £62,626 (STCPD 2018)
‘A happy, secure and caring environment where everyone is valued’
Due to the forthcoming retirement of our current Headteacher we are looking to appoint an
inspirational, innovative and motivated leader, who will continue to take the school forward
with vision and passion. Governors, staff and pupils are looking for someone who –
· has recent successful, strategic leadership and management experience in the
primary sector;
· upholds high standards of behaviour and academic attainment;
· promotes a happy, safe, inclusive learning environment within the school where
everyone achieves;
· will engage effectively, communicate well and build upon positive relationships with
children, staff, families and the wider community.
We can offer you:
· pupils who are articulate, proud of their achievements and eager to learn;
· a dedicated , talented and experienced team of caring staff;
· active governors, who are proud of their school and offer high quality support whilst
holding school leaders to account;
· very positive relationships with parents and the wider community;
· A rare opportunity to develop our unique outdoor learning environment.
How to apply:
Visits to the school, led by the Chair of Governors, are warmly welcomed at 1pm and 4pm
on 25 January or 1 February 2019. If you would like to come along to meet us, please
contact the school office by telephone: 0191 562 3299.
Application packs are available to download from NE Jobs or by contacting the HR team at
Together for Children (0191 561 7233). Please return completed applications to:
· The closing date for applications is noon on the 6th February 2019
· Short listing will be held on 13th February 2019
· Interviews will be held on 1st March 2019
If you do not hear anything within 6 weeks of the shortlisting date, please assume that you
have been unsuccessful.
The Governing Board of Hylton Castle Primary School and Sunderland City Council are committed to safeguarding and
promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and the Headteacher must ensure that the highest
priority is given to following the guidance and regulations to safeguard them. The successful candidate will be required to
undergo an Enhanced check for Regulated Activity from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.