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Salary: £55,338 to £64,143
Location: Hillside Primary
Job Type: Permanent
Vacancy Group: Teaching
Category: Teaching Primary
Closing Date: 05/19/2021
Date Posted: 03/05/2021
Reference: 0000033918


Required for September 2021
NOR 195 Group 2, ISR L12 - 18

Hillside Primary School is a Good school (OFSTED 2017).

The Governing Body is seeking to appoint a person with the drive, tenacity, leadership skills and strategic vision to continue our journey from Good to Outstanding. 

We can offer:
Enthusiastic children who are keen to learn and have a ‘can do’ attitude;
The opportunity to build on our school’s considerable achievements;
A dedicated and highly skilled staff team;
Supportive Governors and parents;
An inclusive school with a calm learning environment;
Spacious buildings and extensive grounds.

Our children want a headteacher who is fair, generous, knows us as individuals, makes learning enjoyable and respects our ideas.

Our parents seek an approachable, tenacious headteacher who recognises the potential of every child and values them and their achievements. 

Our Staff are looking for an inspirational headteacher who is enthusiastic, encouraging, compassionate and has a secure knowledge of both the Early Years and Primary curriculum to drive our school forward. They look for a headteacher who will lead the Hillside team by example, value their opinions, communicate effectively and is committed to providing opportunities for professional development.

Our governors: seek a headteacher who also has the energy and creativity to develop our school further by managing resources effectively, accelerating progress and raising attainment. 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of an enhanced disclosure from the DBS.

Please return completed application forms with a supporting letter of no more than 1600 words to our office manager, Lynn Wheeldon Contact the school office for dates that have been identified for prospective applicants to visit the school. 

Closing Date: Friday 19th March 2020 at 12 noon.
Interviews: Monday 29th March.

All applicants invited to interview must evidence their right to work in the UK.  Details of required documents can be found by clicking the link at the bottom of the Jobs page.

The job description and other supporting documents will not be accessible once the vacancy closing date has passed so if a copy is required you should download it now.

Application forms for the above post are available online at 

Hillside Primary School
Ridgeway Road
CH43 9HG
Tel: 0151 677 9218


Contact 1
Contact Name: Lynn Wheeldon
Telephone: 0151 677 9218
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