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Head Teacher for Independent Primary School

Location: OXFORD, OXFORDSHIRE Salary: 44000.00 - 59000.00 GBP Per Annum
Sector: Education Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: N/A
Posted: 10 months ago Reference: 3084595
Job Description: Head Teacher
Salary Range: Group 1 L6-L18

"Every Child has a future in this world and the next"

The school is a community in which children, their families and their teachers work together to provide a loving, learning environment; a school for life according to the teaching of the Catholic Church.

Core Purpose

The overall purpose of the role is to provide an outstanding education for every child in accordance with our School’s objectives and ethos; to lead and manage all aspects of our School and to set, monitor and maintain the highest standards in all areas of our School's activities.

To achieve success, the Head Teacher will:

• Play a lead role in creating and promoting our School’s ethos and future, providing leadership and direction;
• Demonstrate a commitment to the school’s distinctive Catholic identity and work within the school and parish community to articulate and promote an educational vision for the School which takes account of the School’s Catholic mission and of the diversity, values and experiences of the School and the community it serves.
• Draw upon personal teaching experience to lead teaching and learning to secure the highest possible levels of achievement and progress;
• Create a stimulating, nurturing, happy, safe and productive learning environment;
• Promote excellence, equality and high expectations of all pupils and staff;
• Understand and evaluate the School’s performance and identify priorities for improvement;
• With staff and Governors create both short and long term business and financial plans which secure the School’s future;
• Ensure efficient operational management of the School and its resources;

Key Responsibilities of the Head Teacher:


Strategic Direction

Leading and Managing Staff

Teaching and Learning

Strengthening Community

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