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The Palmer Academy are looking for three Assistant Headteachers for September 2017
· Early Years & Year 1
· Lower School (Y2/3)
· Upper School (Y4-6)
Leadership Scale L4 – L8
Full time post
The Governors and Executive Headteachers of the REAch2 Reading Family of Schools are looking to appoint highly effective and dedicated teachers to lead The Palmer Academy as Assistant Headteachers from September 2017.
You will be an excellent practitioner with experience of leading an area of responsibility within a primary school setting. Outstanding candidates will understand the importance of building strong relationships through open and honest communication, and have a personal drive and commitment towards achieving collaborative objectives
How will you lead others to bring our vision of excellence, and our school motto of developing ‘Enquiring Minds for Inspiring Futures’ to life, whilst maintaining our rate of rapid and sustained progress?
The Assistant Headteachers post represents an exciting opportunity for a candidate looking to develop their leadership skills within a very strong and supportive professional network. You will have the opportunity to work with a secure team of committed staff, enthusiastic children and a growing, supportive family base.
As Assistant Headteachers of the School, you will be able to focus on fostering a strong and safe culture of learning amongst pupils, and a rigorous culture of continued professional learning and enquiry for all staff.
The family of schools is well supported by a Strategic Local Governing Body and Regional and Trust Board, made up of skilled and committed members who have been instrumental in working with existing school leaders over the past three years of school improvement.
Founded in 2012, REAch2 Academy Trust is the largest primary-only academy trust in the country. It is a growing charitable organisation currently supporting over 55 primary academies across England, including 3 in Reading. REAch2 is a family connected by a common desire to learn from each other, share experiences and be mutually supportive across the entire academy community. We work as a team to deliver exceptional learning opportunities for all pupils in REAch2.
For more information, or to arrange a visit to our school, please contact Adrienne Roberts at The Palmer Academy at firstname.lastname@example.org or call on 0118 9375481.
Closing date for applications: Midnight Friday 31st March 2017
Interview date: 27th April 2017
Our Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS check will be sought from the successful candidates.
The Palmer Academy
70 Northumberland Avenue, Reading RG2 7PP • Executive Headteachers: Mr R Wyld & Mrs S Ducker
References will be requested prior to interview and an Enhanced DBS check will be required for successful applicants.