Leadership Scale L29 – L35 (£81,723.00 – £93,732.00)

Closing Date: 12 noon, Friday 31st January 2020

Commencing: 1st September 2020

The Governing Body are keen to appoint an inspirational Head Teacher and dynamic leader with a proven track record to build on the school’s strengths and take it to the next stage of its development and beyond.

Our current Head Teacher is retiring, and this position offers an exciting opportunity for the right person to continue to lead a strong and successful leadership team and staffing body.

We are a genuine school community, with a strong and passionate team of people who are fully committed to our ethos and aspirations.

The ideal candidate will demonstrate that they share such values, have a track record of strong leadership and evidence of impact.  They will be an outstanding practitioner, have excellent social skills and demonstrate the ability to work creatively, innovatively and when required, under pressure.  They will be passionate about education and young people, they will be committed to working with and developing others, including staff and students alike.

Churchill Community College is an inclusive school, in which students are supported to thrive and succeed.

The post offers an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated and committed individual who has demonstrated that they;

  • are an inspirational teacher and leader
  • have a track record of raising achievement
  • have vision, enthusiasm and creativity
  • can lead by example and work as part of thriving school community
  • Can inspire, motivate and develop others

The success of our school is built on the foundation of strong relationships and an ethos of support and care that underpins all that we do.  The successful applicant will demonstrate such values and make an outstanding contribution to our school community.

Visits to our school are encouraged and dates for visits are scheduled for the following times;

Wednesday 22nd January 2pm- 4pm

Friday 24th January 2pm- 4pm

Please confirm your attendance in advance, with Heather Bell, Headteacher’s PA on 0191 2347227 or via email, heather.bell@churchillcc.org

Completed applications should also be returned to Heather Bell, via email.  We look forward to receiving your application.

Shortlisting date – Wednesday 5th February 2020

Interviews – Wednesday 12th February and Thursday 13th February 2020 

Churchill Community College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As such an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) disclosure will be sought along with other relevant employment checks deemed appropriate.

Information to download:

Chair of Governors letter

Headteacher Job description

Headteacher Person Specification

Application Form for Teaching Staff_2019