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Job Ref No. ECC0-41L Position Type: Head of School Pay Range: Leadership Scale Range 15-19 (£57,535 - £63,366)
Position Start Date: 06/01/2020 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 02/10/2019 Midday Date of Interviews: w/c 7th October 2019  

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Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust

Wishes to appoint a:

Head of School


Horndon-on-the Hill C of E Primary School

Hillcrest Road, Horndon-on-the-Hill, Essex SS17 8LR


Group 2 - 210 on roll

Required January 2020

Salary: Leadership Scale, Range 15-19 (£57,535 - £63,366)

Visits: 25th and 27th September 2019

Closing date: Wednesday 2nd October 2019

Interviews: w/c 7th October 2019

Horndon-on-the Hill C of E Primary School is a member of the Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust. All schools in the Trust work in equal partnership and are members of the Schools' Co-operative Society.

Horndon on the Hill C of E Primary School is a caring and distinctly ChristianPrimary school, welcoming children of all faiths and none. Our core values and Christian ethos, which underpin the vision and aims of the Church of England, are demonstrated on a daily basis.

You will be committed to providing the children with a high quality education and environment where Christian values and principals permeate throughout.

Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust is looking to appoint a Head of School who:

Has the enthusiasm and ability to lead, nurture and inspire the development of high quality teaching and learning and to motivate pupils and staff in the primary phase
Has commitment, reliability and integrity and is able to lead the community within the framework of the Co-operative values
Has the highest expectations for the learning, achievement and behaviour of all children
Can demonstrate skills in strategic thinking, leading to effective planning and progress towards a clear, shared cross-phase vision
Is creative and shows imagination in response to changing circumstances and new ideas
Has a willingness to support the Christian ethos of the school.

We offer you:

The support of an experienced Executive Headteacher
A highly professional, dedicated staff and supportive governors
A school that values and celebrates cultural diversity
A salary that recognises your key role in the community

Please contact Mrs Louise Guy, Senior Trust HR Manager on 01375 648936 to arrange for an application form and to organise a school visit.

Information about the School

Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust is a multi-academy trust (MAT) incorporated around the principles and values of the international co-operative movement. These are Equality, Equity, Democracy, Self-help, Self-Responsibility and Solidarity, along with the ethical values of openness, honesty, social responsibility and caring for others. These values and principles underpin all our actions.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Information about the school

Contact Information

Louise Guy
Osborne Co-operative Academy Trust
C/O St Clere's School
Butts Lane, Stanford-le-Hope
Essex, SS17 0NW
Telephone: 01375 648936
Email: info@osborne.coop