Headteacher – Brimpton CE Primary School


Brimpton Church of England Primary School
Brimpton Lane, Brimpton, Reading, Berkshire, RG7 4TL

Tel: 0118 9712311; Email: office@brimpton.w-berks.sch.uk

School Website:  http://www.brimpton.w-berks.sch.uk/

Head Teacher-  Full Time permanent post from September 2018

 NoR: 56     Teaching commitment: 0.4       Salary range: £46,000 – £53,000 

Following the retirement of our current head teacher, we are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspiring leader of the small team who have enabled us to be:

  • A school in which “teachers manage classes well, routines are firmly established and pupils enjoy their learning. They pay attention and as a result, learn a lot” (Ofsted 2014).
  • A school built on a strong Christian foundation. We were judged outstanding in our recent SIAMS (Church School) Inspection.

We are seeking to appoint a head teacher who will:

  1. Consolidate and build on our success
  2. Use their interpersonal skills to lead and be part of a supportive team
  3. Be an excellent teacher with a good knowledge of the Early Years and Primary Curriculum
  4. Foster a sense of excitement about learning within a creative curriculum
  5. Maintain links between the school and the local community

The school offers:

  1. A strong and dedicated staff team
  2. A supportive Governing Board
  3. Pupils who work hard and are proud of their school

We are situated near Newbury, in an idyllic rural setting on the Berkshire / Hampshire border.

We welcome visits to the school by prospective candidates. To arrange a visit please telephone the school on 0118 9712311 or email the school via office@brimpton.w-berks.sch.uk.

Our School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.

We are committed to securing genuine equality of opportunity in all aspects of our activities as an employer and education provider.

Please find the application pack here or contact Mrs Sarah Vockins in the School Office.

Closing date: Midday 29th January 2018

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 20th February 2018