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Head of School

West Drive, Cheam, Surrey, SM2 7NA
Cuddington Croft Primary School
Full Time
GLF Leadership 14 - 18 £59,302 - 65,310
9th September 2022
Start Date
9th September 2022
3rd October 2022 09:05 AM
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  • Contract type: Permanent
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  • Job ID: 1269393

Career development + Potential Recruitment allowance + Staff benefits + Pension scheme + Network opportunities across a large MAT

Are you looking for the next step in your leadership career?

We have an exciting and rare opportunity for an experienced Deputy Headteacher or Assistant Headteacher to join Cuddington Croft Primary School as our Head of School.

Your opportunity

Within GLF Schools, we believe in strong career pathways. Our Head of School role is targeted at an experienced DHT/AHT wanting to develop as a Headteacher, and we feel that his role will give you all of the tools required to support your career development.

Using your enthusiasm and proven leadership skills, you will engage all stakeholders within the school community, taking the lead role in the day-to-day oversight of the leadership and management of the school. You will be an outstanding practitioner, who shares best practice, ensures development opportunities for all staff and is passionate about providing excellent standards of teaching and learning to all children.

In return, you will be fully supported by an experienced, committed and passionate Executive Headteacher, offered an excellent professional development programme and have the opportunity to network with other local GLF schools and the wider GLF Schools community.

About Cuddington Croft Primary School

Cuddington Croft is a well-resourced primary school led by an Executive Headteacher, the school offers an exceptional primary provision for children between 2 – 11 years across the board. We are a strong community school, striving to be the best that we can for our children and families, knowing that together, we are stronger. Our core purpose each day is to secure the highest standards of education for our pupils and to ensure that they receive the preparation they need for their futures, helping them build the resilience and character they need to make a success of their lives.

Join our GLF Schools Community

As a part of GLF Schools, you will join a community of staff dedicated to transforming education. With regular progression discussions, there will be a wealth of opportunities for you to grow your career, whether in one of our 42 academies or in our central team.

  • Celebrating 10 years as a growing Multi Academy Trust with over 2,000 colleagues and over 16,000 pupils
  • Founded upon the values of Respect, Inclusivity, Integrity and Kindness
  • 42 primary and secondary schools across 7 Local Authority areas across the south of England
  • We work as a community whilst ensuring each school maintains its own unique identity
  • Committed to ensuring all children and young people receive the best possible education                        

Our Employment Offer

GLF Schools has a generous employment offer, which allows all our colleagues to Grow, Learn and Flourish. We offer:

  • Access to our highly competitive pension scheme
  • Flexible working options
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Work life and family friendly policies
  • Employee wellbeing initiatives
  • Access to a staff benefits portal
  • Community and collaboration working model

The Details

We encourage and welcome you to visit our amazing school and meet our dedicated colleagues and wonderful children.

Start date: January 2023

Salary: GLF Leadership 14 - 18 £59,302 - £65,310 plus potential recruitment allowance

Closing date for applications: 3rd October 9am

Interviews: w/c 10th October


Safeguarding Statement:

GLF Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

As a Trust, we are happy to discuss flexible working opportunities. GLF Schools recognises and celebrates the diversity of its schools and their communities. There is a shared commitment across the Trust to develop further a culture of respect, where discrimination is not tolerated, and individuals are treated equitably and fairly and feel a sense of belonging. We strive for an inclusive environment where staff, children and students are comfortable to express their own identity, should they wish, in which diversity and inclusion is of mutual benefit for everyone in our schools. We particularly welcome applicants from under-represented groups including those based on ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.

We reserve the right to withdraw this vacancy at any time ahead of the closing date if there is a good level of response. Therefore, we recommend you submit your application as early as possible.

We also reserve to right to interview shortlisted candidates ahead of the closing date.

Please be advised that references may be requested on receipt of your application. Please state if you wish this to be delayed until shortlisting/interviews have taken place

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