Vacancy for Head Teacher of Alderman Pounder Infant and Nursey School
Job Title: Head Teacher
Salary: ISR Leadership 15- 21 (potential for further negotiation subject to experience)
Contract Type: Permanent, Full Time
Application Deadline: 9:00am on Monday 14th September 2020
Interview Date: Thursday 24th September 2020
Start Date: 01 January 2021
This is your chance to be part of something special!
Are you an aspiring or current Head teacher ready for a new challenge?
Are you determined to make every- day count for every child?
Do you want to be a part of an aspirational and supportive partnership?
If you answered yes to the above, we want to hear from you!
Alderman Pounder Infant and Nursery School are looking to appoint an inspirational Head Teacher to provide dynamic
strategic leadership to take the school to the next stage of its development!
This is a fantastic opportunity for a new or experienced Head Teacher to lead a school that always puts children first
and sits at the heart of its community. Alderman Pounder has a strong staff team and is ready to make the next step in its improvement journey. The school is filled with fun and laughter, with exceptional children that come to school every day with a thirst to learn and enjoy their time at Alderman Pounder.
The moment that you step inside Alderman Pounder you will understand what a special school this is, and a school
you would feel privilege to lead. Alderman Pounder is blessed with fantastic and innovative facilities, that ensure that the children are excited and motivated to learn. Classroom spaces have been developed to provide flexible and immersive learning environments, the school is blessed with a purpose-built nursery and wrap around care facility, well-resourced outdoor learning environments and even a bus converted into an incredible library.
We have a well-established provision for two-year olds, with strong transition arrangements into F1 and F2 and then
onto Key Stage 1. The school has a real opportunity to establish itself as a beacon of good practice, sharing and developing other schools across the trust and working closely with our English Hub to develop exceptional reading from an early age. The school provides not only the opportunity to deliver exceptional learning for our children, but the opportunity for progression for the right candidate onto system leadership across our trust.
As Head Teacher at Alderman Pounder Infant and Nursey School you will have the freedom to develop your own vision
and ethos that meets the needs of your children and your community. No two schools within our trust are the same and we actively encourage you to innovate and develop your own identity. As a trust we are there to support you to deliver your vision and with a sharp focus on school improvement and professional development, you will have the resources available to ensure that you can deliver rapid and sustained improvements.
Virtual Open Events: Due to COVID 19, we will be hosting two virtual open events. These events will give you the
chance to meet either the current head teacher or a representative from the trust, to book please follow the links via the 'Advert' document attached below or via the 'Apply Now' section.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and we expect all
staff and post holders to share this commitment.
We are committed to equality of opportunity for all staff and applicants. Applications from
individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief and marriage and civil partnerships.