Headteacher - New Delaval Primary School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 14/01/2022 12:00
L15 - L21
Hours per week:
1.0 FTE
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
New Delaval Primary School
Post Number:
Closing date:
14 Jan
Further Information

New Delaval Primary School is a place which strives to ensure where everyone is valued and cared for as an individual, their views and heritage respected and where children are at the centre of all we do. We allow the uniqueness in each individual to flourish through happy, safe, and stimulating environment where everyone can meet their personal goals and full potential: intellectually, physically, socially, emotionally, morally and spiritually.

Though a positive community ethos we, listen, engage and nurture a can-do attitude in order to prepare all learners for their future lives enabling enjoyable learning within the context of a rapidly changing technological society.

As an expanding school, currently 256 pupils on role aged 2-11 years of age, with extensive new housing developments in progress, governors are excited at the challenging but rewarding prospects this offers a leader who displays:

- Enthusiasm, proactive leadership skills to support a clear vision that is embraced by all stake holders
- Outstanding primary practitioner who has experience of professional and inspirational leadership and management, leading to the delivery of high- quality education through effective management of teaching and learning
- Personal integrity and accountability of one’s actions and others under their leadership
- Has the passion to work relentlessly on what is in the best interests of our pupils and staff with regard to promoting excellence, equality and high expectations in all aspects of their development
See below some of the many things we strive to/can offer:
- Our consistently ‘Good ‘Ofsted reports/comments testify as to the quality of our SLT /teaching staff and exciting and varied curriculum /opportunities on offer for our children.
- Dedicated staff deliver high quality teaching and learning through ongoing professional CPD
- Foster independence, resilience, emotional development and initiative within an inclusive setting for our pupils and families
- Our school provides a stimulating yet calm, safe environment that allows our pupils to ‘thrive’ in more ways than one.
- Developing and growing partnerships with local schools/ community and businesses
- All supported by an experienced Governing Body, with a wide range of skills and knowledge.

If you feel you can be as passionate as us about our school and further our ambitions for a bigger and brighter future for our children and school community, we would be willing listeners to your vision/proposals.

The Governing Body of New Delaval Primary School are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. As such an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sort along with other relevant employment checks deemed appropriate.

Thank you for your interest in our school and we would encourage you to follow this up with a visit on any of the following dates:

• Tuesday 7th December 2022
• Friday 10th December
• Monday 10th January 2022
• Wednesday 12th January 2022

Arrangements and time allocation should be made through the school office by calling 01670 353255

Closing date for applications; 14th January 2022

Please return all applications via email to headships@northumberland.gov.uk

Shortlisting; 19th January 2022
Interviews will take place Wednesday 26th and Thursday 27th January 2022

Please note
This job is closed for applications.