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Job Ref No. ECC2300-86 Position Type: Headteacher Pay Range: L21 - L27 Group 4
Position Start Date: 01/01/2023 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 09/09/2022 Midday Date of Interviews: 20 & 21 September 2022  

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John Bunyan Primary School and Nursery is a three form entry primary school with a 52 place Nursery in the north west of Essex.

Our school is vibrant and innovative with a dedicated staff and a supportive, experienced Governing Body.

We want our children to love learning and take great care to ensure that our curriculum is exciting, challenging and full of memorable experiences. We want them to believe in themselves, pursue passions and interests and excel in an environment where they feel safe, happy, cared for and where adults are seen as a source of inspiration.

Our core values are at the heart of everything we do. We are proud to be an inclusive school which serves its community and which has strong connections with neighbouring schools, the Local Authority and our many cultural partners.

We are looking to appoint an inspirational headteacher who will lead with purpose and confidence; nurturing and taking care of each and everyone in our community.

If you are motivational, strategically creative and deep thinking with the interpersonal skills needed to build strong relationships then this would be a wonderful opportunity to lead an inspiring, energetic team in the next phase of the school's development.

We welcome visits, please call Lisa Pickard, Headteacher's PA to make an appointment - 01376 321814

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all members of the school community and we expect all staff to share this commitment. We ensure through high quality training and development; all staff gain a deep understanding of the expectations of the Keeping Children Safe In Education guidance 2021. All applicants for this post must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers and a DBS check with the Disclosure & Barring Service.

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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Liz Whitelock
County Hall
Market Road, Chelmsford
Essex, CM1 1QH
Telephone: 03330130777

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