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Romsey Abbey Church of England Primary School


Closing date: 28/04/2021 at 12:00

Interview dates: 17/05/2021

Job Start Date: September 2021

Contract/Hours: Permanent , Full-time

Salary Type: Leadership Scale

Salary Details: The indicative pay range is LDR 22 - LDR34 (£54,715 - £63,358)

Hours of Work: Full Time

Location of Role: Test Valley

Contact e-mail address: htrecruitment@hants.gov.uk

Job/Person Summary

The Governors of Romsey Abbey C E Primary School are seeking to appoint a visionary and innovative leader with experience to motivate and deliver excellence in all areas and lead our school: to consolidate, maintain and develop the school on its journey from good to outstanding in all areas.

The successful candidate will have the ability to inspire and bring out the best in everyone. They will understand and uphold the Christian ethos of our school, preserve the inclusivity and be passionate about creating academic excellence through community engagement.

Our new Headteacher will have resilience and drive along with a proven track-record of delivering strong educational outcomes.

The school has a committed, hard-working team of staff - we are exceptionally proud of our children and our teaching.


In return we are proud to offer:

ABOUT Romsey Abbey C E Primary School

We are a one form entry Primary school with a Foundation which dates back to 1852.

Currently we have 189 on roll in 7 classes

33 on SEN register 17.5%

5 with EHCP 2.6%

62 are PP 32.8%

20 are EAL 10.6%

14 are YC 7.4% 

Our Senior Leadership Team comprises The Headteacher, the Deputy Headteacher, SENDCO and the School Business manager. Further information about staffing can be found on the school website.

Application Procedure

Prospective candidates are strongly encouraged to find out more and visit the school by appointment. Please contact the Business Manager, Michelle Close on 01794 512047 or at m.bishop@romseyabbey.hants.sch.uk to arrange an appointment. During the Easter break please contact Chair of Governors elizabeth.wagner@romseyabbey.hants.sch.uk to arrange an appointment.

Please find attached the Headteacher information pack and application form.

Applications will need to be returned to Education Personal Services, electronically by noon
on 28 April 2021 to htrecruitment@hants.gov.uk

When submitting your application, please use the following format as the email subject heading: School Name – Position – Your Name.

Applications are acknowledged within 2 working days of receipt. If you do not receive an acknowledgement within this time, please contact the recruitment team immediately at htrecruitment@hants.gov.uk

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Safer Recruitment

Romsey Abbey Church of England 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: Church Lane, Romsey, Hampshire, SO51 8EP

Telephone: 01794 512047

Website: https://www.romseyabbeyschool.co.uk


Application form