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Wellstead Primary School


Closing date: 30/11/2020 at 12:00

Interview dates: 14/12/2020

Job Start Date: April 2021

Contract/Hours: Permanent , Full-time

Salary Type: Main Pay Range

Salary Details: The indicative pay range is £57,990-£67,185

Hours of Work: Full Time

Location of Role: Hedge End

Job/Person Summary

The Governors of Wellstead Primary School in Hedge End, Southampton, are seeking a dedicated, inspirational and enthusiastic Headteacher to take up the challenge of leading the school and improving upon the current base of excellent standards developed by the previous incumbent, whilst at the same time maintaining and developing the existing standing within the local community.

Wellstead School is a safe and happy place in the heart of the local diverse community. The school's culture and ethos is underpinned by 'The Wellstead Way' which has in turn created the Learning Values expected of all pupils. Promoting, driving and developing the 'Wellstead Way' is a priority for any Headteacher at Wellstead.

Our school buildings are modern and recently expanded to allow for a two form entry. The buildings, surroundings and ease of access to both seashore, New Forest and other local country parks provide great facilities for both indoor and outdoor learning.

We Offer 

We are looking for 

This is an excellent opportunity for a tallented and experienced Headteacher, Deputy or Assistant Headteacher looking to take the next step in their career. You will be able to demonstrate that you have the necessary leadership and management skills alongside suitable teaching experience allied with the appropiate values to work with a team of leaders, staff and Governors. 

Application Procedure

Visits to the school are welcome, but are subject to the latest Covid-19 restrictions. A virtual tour of the school is available online and can be accessed using the following link http://youtu.be/MDZjiAtsBeM into your browser. Alternatively you can contact either Paul Laughlin ( Chair of Governors) at paul.laughlin@wellsteadapps.co.uk or Martin Hollingsworth ( Chair of the Recruitment Panel) at martin.hollingsworth@wellsteadapps.co.uk who will be pleased to answer questions about the school.  

Please find the information pack and application forms attached.

Please return completed application forms to Educational Personnel Services via email 

eps-recruitment@hants.gov.uk by midday 30 November 2020

Safer Recruitment

Wellstead Primary School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

About us

Address: Wellstead Way, Hedge End, Southampton, Hampshire, SO30 2LE

Telephone: 01489 799351

Website: www.wellsteadprimary.co.uk

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