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Head Teacher - Full-time

The Primary First Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F16-20-L
  • Posted:19/06/2020
  • Pay:L18-L22
  • Start Date:September 2020
  • App Close Date:02/07/2020 at 17:00
  • Interviews:Tuesday 7th July 2020


The Academy of Cuxton schools is a 2-form entry Infant and Junior School with a staff of 50. We are a friendly and vibrant school that serves the community of Cuxton and surrounding areas.

You will be supported by The Primary First Trust to achieve the highest of educational standards.  For you, the Trust brings with it a network of excellent primary Head Teachers working together to improve the life chances of children.  It also brings with it, excellent opportunities for career progression and advancement.

The core purpose of the Head Teacher will be to raise standards for all by providing outstanding leadership.  You will lead the implementation of the vision and values and establish high quality education by improving the quality of Teaching and Learning.  You will have the highest aspirations for everyone and will continue the development of a motivated and determined staff team.

The successful candidate will have strategic experience and the ability to inspire children and motivate the community.  Their skills as an outstanding classroom practitioner will enable them to recognise high quality teaching and learning and empower each individual to fulfil their potential. 

Please contact hr@theprimaryfirsttrust.co.uk / 01474 565903 to arrange an informal discussion with the Education Director or to arrange a school visit and meeting.

An application pack is attached to this advert and completed application forms should be emailed to hr@theprimaryfirsttrust.co.uk by 5pm, Thursday 2nd July 2020.

Interview date:  Tuesday 7th July 2020.

References will be requested from those shortlisted.

The Primary First Trust and The Academy of Cuxton Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


Information about the trust

The Primary First Trust is a dedicated team of primary based school improvement professionals.

The fabric of our organisation is a profound understanding of primary schools and an individual understanding of their contextual needs.

The Primary First Trust is a growing group of self- supporting primary schools ranging from Outstanding to Special Measures. All schools within the Trust are committed to improving the life chances of every child with whom they work. When schools join The Primary First Trust they work with us on achieving our aims in a mutually supportive framework.

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.