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The Rutland Learning Trust
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WHISSENDINE CE PRIMARY SCHOOL
HEADTEACHER
“This school is a beacon of exceptional practice in all key areas of its work,” OFSTED
Group 2: Salary Range: Leadership Scale 8 – 14
Number on roll: 190
Are you looking for a fantastic opportunity to lead an outstanding Church of England primary school at the heart of a vibrant community? Then come and visit our school. The Trustees and Governors would like to appoint an outstanding leader, with enthusiasm, energy and a passionate commitment to making a difference to the life chances of our children in a distinctively Christian environment.
Who are we looking for?
The successful applicant will be an outstanding practitioner with a proven track record of successful leadership and management with a commitment and vision to continue to develop all aspects of our outstanding school. We are looking for somebody who:
 Is an innovative, inspirational and strategic leader with a strong Christian vision for excellence and a belief that all children have the potential to succeed.
 Has a thorough understanding of what makes learning successful and how to develop a broad, rich and inspirational curriculum.
 Has the ability to drive forward sustained improvements in achievement and an unswerving focus on sustaining excellence in teaching and learning.
 Has excellent communication skills with the ability to engage, listen to and inspire children, staff, parents and the wider community, and build long lasting partnerships.
 Puts our children at the heart of all they do and has a genuine desire to motivate everyone to succeed and develop a love of learning.
 Is committed to working collaboratively with others to raise standards and aspirations for all children.
 Is committed to their own and others’ professional development.
 Uses evidence-based research to underpin strategic decisions.
 Is an excellent networker, able to seek out best practice and new ideas.
 Has a ‘can do’ mentality and a commitment to making a difference to the life chances of each child, leading them in sharing God’s love.
We can offer you:
 Happy, motivated, confident pupils who enjoy learning
 Children whose learning behaviours are excellent and whose love of learning is infectious
 Strong links with the local church and Diocese
 Forward-thinking, enthusiastic and committed governors
 A fantastic team - supportive and committed staff, dedicated to helping children’s academic, social and emotional development
 Great opportunities for professional and personal development – through the school, Rutland Learning Trust and Rutland Teaching School Alliance.
To arrange a visit or request an application pack, please contact Whissendine school office on 01664 474 695 or via email whissendineoffice@rutlandlearningtrust.com
Closing date: 12.00 Noon 27th April 2018. Shortlisting: 27th April 2018 Interview date: 1 May 2018