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Job Ref No. ECC2568-59L Position Type: Headteacher Pay Range: Leadership Range 14-20 with fringe
Position Start Date: 01/09/2021 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 13/04/2021 Midday Date of Interviews: 28 April 2021  

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Group 2, pupils on roll 208

Salary: Leadership Range 14-20 with Fringe

£59,302 - £68,536 actual salary depending on experience

Due to the retirement of the current Headteacher, an exciting opportunity has arisen to appoint a visionary leader to take our popular school into the future. We are seeking to appoint an inspirational, enthusiastic and dynamic Headteacher to work with governors, staff, pupils, parents and the trust to encourage high expectations and through our ethos of Excellence, Growth and Achievement, enable every child to discover and reach their full potential.

As Headteacher, you will combine the autonomy of leading Noak Bridge, with the benefit of being part of a multi academy trust, which works collaboratively to identify and then implement the best school improvement strategies across our schools.

The successful candidate will have the experience, energy and enthusiasm to build on the school's strong foundations and share our commitment to excellence for all. The Headteacher will work with a dedicated staff team, supporting their continued professional development and maintaining the high standards of teaching and learning.

As a school community, we can offer you:

• An enthusiastic and highly motivated staff team

• A committed and supportive Governing Body

• Happy, well behaved children who love life

• An exceptionally well-resourced learning environment

• Strong and positive partnerships with schools within the MAT trust of Cresco.

An excellent opportunity to lead, shape and influence our future as we continue on our journey to outstanding.

The pupils have said that they would like their headteacher to be:"friendly, kind, helpful, inspiring, someone who doesn't give up, polite, open, understanding of how children feel, have a good memory, supportive, positive, knowledgeable, respectful, honest, skilful and adaptable"

Candidates are warmly encouraged to visit the school to experience our values and ethos in action. Subject to current DFE guidance and Covid-19 risk assessments, school visits will take place during the week commencing 22nd March 2021. Please contact the CEO of CRESCO, Mr Damian Pye on 01268 544709 or email if you have any questions or would like to book a visit.

Information about the School

Cresco Multi Academy Trust is based in Basildon and consists of Great Berry, Janet Duke and Noak Bridge Primary Schools. The aim is to share good practice and provide the best education for all our children.

We believe that this collaborative partnership will have a positive impact and enable us to drive school improvement, help us to build capacity, develop our staff, secure the best financial value for each of our academies and support greater pupil attainment and opportunity.

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

Damian Pye
Coppice Lane
Noak Bridge, Basildon
Essex, SS15 4JS
Telephone: 01268 544709

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