Headteacher

Recruiter
St Lukes C of E School
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
L12-18 Group 1 School £59,087 - £67,305
Posted
07 Oct 2017
Closes
05 Nov 2017
Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Headteacher

St Luke’s Church of England Primary School, Camden

Ours is a happy, well-organised and effective school. Open since 2011, we have had a successful start and there are strong systems in place. This is an interesting opportunity to lead and further develop a school which is well placed for the future.

Salary: £59,087- £67,305 (L12-18) Group 1 School

Apply by noon on Wednesday 18 October 2017

Job Details

Employer St Luke’s Church of England School

Location Camden

Salary £59,087- £67,305 (L12-18) Group 1 School

Contract type Full Time. Potential to explore part-time for the right candidate.

Contract term Permanent

Job Dates

Posted 27 September 2017

Closing date 18 October 2017

Job starts January 2018 preferred

About St Luke’s School

  • Opened in 2011, the first Church of England Free school in the country
  • Set up with popular local support to meet a need for new primary school places
  • A Christian school for the whole community – we admit children by geography
  • A small school, admitting 15 children each year, with a nurturing family ethos and a village school atmosphere
  • A happy, well-organised and effective school
  • A motivated staff team with high morale
  • Positive, enthusiastic and supportive parents - 6 times oversubscribed for entry to Reception
  • ‘Treat others as you want to be treated’ is our golden rule and it applies to the whole school community
  • A very successful start with a ‘good’ first Ofsted inspection in 2013 and a one-day inspection in Sept 2017, report not yet published
  • Still evolving year-on-year and open to new ways of doing things
  • Capacity for ongoing development and an innovative, entrepreneurial spirit

About the post

  • The vacancy has arisen because our headteacher has decided not to return at the end of her maternity leave
  • This is a full-time appointment however governors are open to exploring the possibility of a part-time role for the right candidate
  • Mentoring or support from an experienced headteacher is available
  • This is an interesting and exciting opportunity to further develop a school which has laid strong foundations and is well placed for the future

About you

  • You might be an ambitious deputy head looking for a first headship in a small, innovative setting which is well supported by the Local Authority and LDBS
  • You might be an experienced head looking for a new challenge and something different
  • You will be an inspiring and dynamic practitioner who appreciates what has been achieved and who can lead us through our next exciting stage

For an informal discussion about the role or to arrange a visit contact the Chair of Governors, Penny Roberts, via email.

Closing date Noon Wednesday 18 October 2017

Shortlisting Thursday 19 October 2017

Visit to candidate schools for shortlisted candidates Friday 20 October 2017

Interviews Monday 30 October 2017

We consider the safety of our children to be of paramount importance and this recruitment process is in line with safer recruitment practices. St Luke’s School expects all staff and volunteers to share our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake an enhanced criminal records check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Location and contacts
London

Telephone: 020 7435 5604

To apply please email via the button below.

About the employer

Organisation type Mainstream School

Phase Primary

Funding Status State - Academy

Gender Mixed

Age range 4 – 11 years