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Job Ref No. ECC2707-53L Position Type: Headteacher Pay Range: L14-21
Position Start Date: 01/09/2020 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 30/03/2020 Midnight Date of Interviews: 22/4/2020  

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Limes Farm Infant School & Nursery

Due to the promotion of the current Headteacher, The Governing Body of Limes Farm Infant School & Nursery and Epping Forest Schools Partnership Trust is looking to recruit an innovative and inspiring headteacher to lead and build on the many strengths of our Good school and to continue to raise the educational outcomes for all our children.

Salary: Group 2
Applications due by midday on Monday 30th March

Interviews: Wednesday 22nd April

Our school shares a site with Limes Farm Junior School, which is an LA Maintained School.

Our priority is to provide an inclusive learning environment in which all pupils, staff and parents feel valued and aspire to continuous improvement. We have a strong commitment to a broad and balanced curriculum in which every child can develop their individual talents and interests.

You will have:

· Proven leadership and management skills, with a clear vision of excellence in education

· A strong ability to communicate with staff, children, parents and governors

· A track record of strategic thinking and planning

· A fierce determination to drive higher educational standards at every level of the school

· A commitment to the continuing development and motivation of all staff

We can offer you:

· Happy, motivated and well-behaved children who are excited about their learning and eager to contribute

· An enthusiastic, talented and hard-working staff

· A supportive and committed Governing Body which will proactively seek to work with you to realise a shared vision for the school

· The full support of the Epping Forest Schools Partnership Trust

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The appointment will be subject to satisfactory references and enhanced DBS checks.

Further details including the application form can be obtained by emailing the CEO of the EFSPT

School visits are encouraged and you can arrange these by contacting the school on 0208 501 1115

Information about the School

Limes Farm is a welcoming, 2 form entry Infant and Nursery School with a caring and inclusive family ethos serving a diverse community in Chigwell, close to Epping Forest and also to London. We are proud to be a part of Epping Forest Schools Partnership Trust

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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Contact Information

Andrea Morley
Balance Education Consultancy
28 Windhill, Bishop's Stortford
Hertfordshire, CM23 2NG
Telephone: 07720 711897