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Job Ref No. ECC3235-30 Position Type: Headteacher Pay Range: L8-14
Position Start Date: 01/09/2024 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 19/04/2024 Midday Date of Interviews: 29th April 2024  

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Woodham Walter C of E Primary School is a small, happy, rural church primary school in the village of Woodham Walter. It is at the heart of the community and surrounded by beautiful farmland and woodland.

The Governors are looking for a talented, innovative and committed leader to deliver on our vision 'To know, value and nurture God's world and one another' by:

Building on our exciting and rich curriculum to ensure that it is fit for all our children
Ensuring full engagement of staff, children and parents in learning
Promoting the school vision of inclusion and respect and a connection to the natural world.
Working in close partnership with the community, St Michaels Church, and other local schools

You will have:

A commitment to supporting the ethos and vision of a Church school
A passion for delivering high quality education to children and their families.
Proven school leadership skills.
A commitment to developing the potential of every child.
A commitment to the physical and emotional well-being of children and staff.
The ability to identify and take advantage of further opportunities for improved partnerships, as they arise.
We can offer:

Exciting opportunities for curriculum delivery eg access to a Forest for Forest School
A committed staff team.
A supportive parent body.
Effective pupil engagement.
A supportive Governing Body.
Close links with the church and local community.

A full information pack is available below.

Visits to the school are encouraged and warmly welcomed. Please contact the school office on 01245 223264 to arrange a visit.

· Closing date for application: 12:00 noon on 19th April 2024

· Interviews: 29th April 2024

Woodham Walter C of E Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We expect all staff, volunteers, and visitors to share this commitment. All appointments are made subject to satisfactory written references, qualifications check, and Disclosure and Barring Service Enhanced Certificate.

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

Lisa Spelling
The Street
Woodham Walter, Maldon
Essex, CM9 6RF
Telephone: 01245 223264