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  • Post Number: HTMP
  • Division: Primary School
  • Salary details: £ - £ (Pro rata for part time)
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  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Employment Status: Full Time
  • Hours: 32.5
  • Location: Muscliff Primary School
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Closing date: 29 January 2019

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School: Muscliff Primary School, Broadway Lane, Bournemouth BH8 0AB. Group 4; NOR: 621


Start date: September 2019

Contract term: Permanent

Contract Type: Full Time

Salary: Leadership (L21-27 £65,384-£75,735) per annum FTE

Are you our next Headteacher? Do you have the vision to lead our school and deliver the highest quality education for our children and families? Can you lead us from good to outstanding?

Due to the retirement of our highly valued Headteacher, the Governors, staff and pupils are looking for an aspirational and astute leader for our large, friendly and over-subscribed primary school.

Our mission is to be an outstanding school for all, where children love to learn and gain a lifelong thirst for knowledge. We place achievement within the reach of all children but, sometimes, we ask them to stand on tiptoe to get there. We are committed to providing a happy, safe, fun and secure environment in which every member of the school community feels valued and can flourish.

Our new Head Teacher will be:

• an inspirational and exceptional leader with the ambition, energy and skills to lead our School from good to outstanding

• an experienced Primary School leader who is knowledgeable, creative and able to build on Muscliff’s current success and achievements

• able to support, motivate and inspire staff with a clear vision for the future direction of the school

• passionate about developing teaching and learning to meet the needs of all pupils, with an

imaginative, effective approach to ensuring high standards and good progress

• a skilled communicator able to engage effectively and successfully at all levels


In return, we will offer you

• a thriving school, ambitious for the next phase of development

• well rounded, confident, successful and engaged children

• dedicated, hardworking, talented and committed staff

• a positive learning environment

• supportive parents and community

• a school with an excellent reputation within the local area

• the full support of the Governing Body in your work to lead Muscliff Primary School from good to outstanding


If you believe you are the person who can lead us to further success, we welcome your application.

Please arrange to visit and meet us here at Muscliff Primary School by contacting Paula Harvey on 01202 549654 or by email at:paula.harvey@muscliffprimary.co.uk

If you have any questions about the role, please contact Tracey Farwell, Chair of Governors at:tracey.farwell@muscliffprimary.co.uk


Important dates to be aware of:

Closing date: Tuesday 29th January 2019, 12 noon

Short listing: Wednesday 30thJanuary 2019

Interviews: Thursday 28thFebruary & Friday 1st March 2019


Our School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment. This post will require an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS)


For more information about Muscliff Primary School please visit our website at Muscliff Primary.co.uk 

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