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School Vacancies

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The Governors of Trinity St Mary’s C of E VA Primary School are looking to appoint a dynamic, aspirational and highly motivated leader to lead and develop our school into the future. We are a Good Primary School (Ofsted 2017) and an Outstanding Church School (SIAMS 2017). We are looking for the successful candidate to join our school from Easter 2022 but may consider a September start.

We are a one form entry primary school and pre-school in the heart of South Woodham Ferrers. It is our vision to follow in the footsteps of Jesus: dreaming big; working hard; not giving up; never stopping learning and being kind. We have wonderful children who are a joy to teach and are well resourced to support creative and innovative lessons.

We can offer you:

  • pupils who are articulate, proud of their achievements, eager to learn and whose behaviour is outstanding;
  • active, supportive governors, who are proud of their School and offer a good level of challenge;
  • very positive relationships with parents and the wider community;
  • opportunities for personal and professional development;
  • a dedicated and hardworking staff team who are motived and passionate about nurturing and educating our children;

We are looking for a Headteacher who:

  • is committed to strategic thinking and planning aimed at delivering a broad and balanced curriculum to inspire and challenge our children whatever their ability;
  • has proven leadership and management skills;
  • is able to adapt to an ever-changing educational world;
  • is an excellent communicator, with a strong commitment to working with the children, parents, staff and the wider community;
  • has significant experience in improving teaching, learning and assessment so that all pupils are able to thrive;
  • will provide Christian leadership, promoting a Christian vision and upholding Christian values;
  • enjoys working with children and be able to get the very best out of our pupils and staff;
  • is a dedicated, inspirational and enthusiastic leader and team player.

Visits to the school would be warmly welcomed after the school day, subject to current Covid restrictions, so please contact the school office directly to arrange one. Our website and school Twitter Feed (@TrinityStMarys) give a flavour of what we have to offer and our video prospectus shows the fantastic children we have here at TSM.

To download the Recruitment Kit and apply visit Essex School Jobs website.

School: Trinity St Mary's Church of England (Voluntary Aided) Primary School


School Type: Voluntary Aided

Position: Headteacher

Local Authority: Essex

Salary: £56,721 - £68,347

Closing Date: 30 January 2022