Headteacher – Kemsley Primary Academy

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Kemsley Primary Academy, Coldharbour Lane, Kemsley, Kent ME10 2RP
68 Coldharbour Lane Kemsley England ME10 2SE GB

Post:  Headteacher

School / Location:  Kemsley Primary Academy, Coldharbour Lane, Kemsley, Kent ME10 2RP

Salary: L15 – L21 depending on experience

Contract: Permanent

Job starts: January 2020

Application deadline: Wednesday 11th September 2019 5pm

 

Headteacher – Kemsley Primary Academy

Do you want to have an enduring impact on children’s education? Do you want to provide exceptional opportunities for learning?

Kemsley Primary Academy was opened in September 2004and is a single form entry primary school with a nursery. The main school can take up to 210 children, 30 in each class. The nursery is able to take 52 children for five half-day sessions of two and a half hours – 26 children in the morning and 26 children in the afternoon; many children stay all day as part of our flexible care offer and for those entitled to 30 hours’ provision.

The school also offers a Forest School, Snack Shack and, from September, will have a Community Hub linked to the school, but used by groups and members of the local community.

We are looking for a passionate and inspiring leader with a clear strategic vision for improving the school’s effectiveness and raising standards and expectations through strong and exceptional leadership and management. Having now achieved two ‘good’ judgments in our previous OFSTED inspections we now want a leader who will support us towards achieving an outstanding education for our pupils through a highly effective, enriching and well-planned curriculum.

 

We can offer:

  • An exciting challenge where you can truly make your mark
  • The benefits of being part of the forward thinking REAch2 Academy Trust – one of the most successful primary Trusts in the country
  • A wide range of professional development opportunities and the opportunity to work with some of the best educational professionals in the country
  • Strong induction and high levels of support from the REAch2 Central team in order to support the school to make strong improvement towards outstanding.

 

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is a dynamic, motivational leader with a proven success record of improving teaching and learning
  • Has the drive, determination and creativity to take our good school to outstanding.
  • Will be committed to ensuring the REACh2 touchstones are understood by all stakeholders and embedded in the life of the school.
  • Leads by example and has a track record of raising standards and levels of achievement
  • Is able to inspire and motivate staff
  • Is an excellent, engaging communicator who will develop strong relationships with children, parents and the wider community
  • Has the vision and tenacity to lead the school towards outstanding.

 

The application

You are invited to submit an application form.

Please forward completed applications to: Recruitment@reach2.org

REAch2 Academy Trust have an Equal Opportunities Policy for selection and recruitment. Applicants are requested to complete and return the Equal Opportunities Monitoring form separately with their application.

In accordance with our Safeguarding Policy the successful candidate will be required to have an enhanced DBS check.

To arrange an informal discussion please contact: Jo Gouldthorpe, HR Business Partner: jo.gouldthorpe@reach2.org

 

The application process and timetable 

Application deadline: Wednesday 11th September 2019 5pm
School Visits: Please telephone the school for an appointment – 01795 428689
Shortlisting: 12th and 13th September 2019
Interviews: Wednesday 18th September 2019
Contract: Permanent
Salary: L15 – L21 depending on experience
Job starts January 2020

 

The candidates selected for interview will be informed after shortlisting and full details of the interview programme will be provided.

 

Application Documents:

REAch2 STANDARD APPLICATION FORM

Application pack – Headteacher Kemsley – July 19

REAch2 Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form

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