Headteacher Recruitment

Job Vacancy

Headteacher (Teaching Commitment 0.4)

Salary Range £44,544 - £51,639 

Required for 1st September 2018

Cranham Church of England (Voluntary-Aided) Primary School is a happy, thriving primary school nestled in the Gloucestershire village of Cranham, with 58 children in three classes. The school buildings are set on the edge of Cranham Common and have extensive views across the surrounding countryside. 

The school enjoys a close partnership between staff, parents, governors, the church and the wider community in which our children experience an exciting and varied education. All who are involved within the school are very proud of all that we do and are fully committed to our vision of ‘Belong, Aspire, Achieve’.

The vacancy offers a great opportunity for a gifted leader to build on the achievements of the past and take this flourishing village school forward into a new and exciting chapter. The future presents a unique opportunity to enrich the provision of high quality education for all local children.

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational leader who:

  • has an ambition and passion for education, be inspirational in order to enable all children and adults to feel their worth and reach their full potential
  • is fully committed to the distinctive aims and ethos of this Church of England school and maintaining and develop links with the parish church
  • is approachable and caring with a visible presence in the school, with parents and local community
  • sets high professional standards for themselves and other staff.

The closing date is: Friday 2nd March 2018 at Noon.

Interviews: Wednesday 21st and Thursday 22nd March 2018.

You are encouraged to visit the school in its beautiful setting to learn more about it and enjoy its happy and vibrant atmosphere. Please contact Anne Nolan, Headteacher, via email head@cranham.gloucs.sch.uk, to arrange a mutually convenient time. You can be assured of a very warm welcome.

Cranham Church of England Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for the successful applicant.

Further Information:

The Headteacher Recruitment Candidate Information Pack can be downloaded HERE

The Headteacher Application Form can be downloaded HERE