Job Specification 

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational and dynamic leader to be the Acting Headteacher at Hodthorpe Primary School in Worksop for the period of 1st January to 1st September 2020

As a requires improvement school, Hodthorpe, which was recently inspected by Ofsted, is going through a period of rapid change and improvement. This is a school which, with continued strong leadership, has the potential to swiftly become good.

We need an Acting Headteacher who:

• Ensures the well-being and success of our pupils is at the heart of every decision

• Has the strength, ability and vision to lead the staff and the school on its rapid improvement journey

• Has made a significant impact in improving teaching and learning outcomes.

• Is passionately committed to safeguarding and the welfare and wellbeing of children and young people.

• Is committed to meeting the learning and pastoral needs of all pupils at the school.

• Can manage the school’s financial and human resources effectively and efficiently to achieve the school’s educational goals and priorities.

• Is resilient and positive, responding to the current challenges in education.

• Is able to work as part of a team and establish positive relationships with pupils, parents, School Champions and staff.

• Is committed to working as part of a family of schools within the Trust.

The post carries with it a limited teaching commitment. Expressions of interest to [email protected] by 11th October 2019.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS Disclosure is required for this post