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Headteacher - Oakworth Primary School

Salary details: L18-L24

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Ref: BC 3101

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Bradford Council

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Contract Type: Permanent

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Closing date: 25 February 2019 12:00 PM

Provisional Interview Date: Week commencing 4th March 2019

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Kirklees Council is advertising this job on behalf of Bradford Council

Oakworth Primary School
Station Road, Keighley, Bradford, BD22 7HX, T: 01274 642309

E: office.oakworth@bronteacademytrust.org.uk

Required for September 2019

Following the retirement of our outstanding Headteacher, Oakworth Primary School is looking for a Headteacher who can continue our exciting journey and build upon the excellence within this outstanding school; a dynamic leader who will enhance the partnerships both within the school and across the Trust in collaboration with the CEO, Trustees and the Leadership Teams of other Bronte schools.

 We are looking for a Headteacher who:

  • Has the skills and vision to inspire and build on the school’s outstanding achievements
  • Is dynamic and strives for excellence
  • Is committed to providing fantastic learning experiences and who is kind, fun, considerate and caring
  • Has passion for teaching and encouraging the best from children and colleagues
  • Has a track record of outstanding leadership in a school and has experience of strategic planning and development 
  • Relishes the opportunities for collaboration, support and challenge which a Multi Academy Trust will bring
  • Has the ambition to develop their skills as a system leader to offer wider support and as part of a teaching school collaborative

 Oakworth can offer:

  • A fabulous team at the school who work effectively together and is willing to go the extra mile
  • A supportive and involved Governing Body who have a strong relationship with all stakeholders
  • A wonderful community of parents and villagers who support the school well
  • Mentoring, collaboration and development support from the Trust and the Partner Schools
  • Further professional opportunities across the Trust
  • Access to support and training from our partner Teaching School Alliance
  • Most importantly, amazing children who love to learn, are creative and fun to be with!

 For visits to the school, and an application pack, please contact 

Mrs Geri Skwarek on 01535 642309. Candidates should submit their application forms to the following email: deborah.howarth@bronteacademytrust.org.uk

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children

All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check
Proof of eligibility to work in the UK will be required
Please note: CVs are not accepted for this post