Herne Bay Junior School


Employment type: Full-time
Salary: £59,857 - £69,330
Close date: 15th January 2018 at midday
Date of Interviews: 7th and 8th February 2018
Position start date: September 2018

In the traditional coastal town of Herne Bay lies one of the largest junior schools in Kent…

The Governors of Herne Bay Junior School are seeking to appoint an inspirational, strategic and visionary Headteacher to lead the school to its next phase of development.

Having quickly transformed from 'Requires Improvement' to 'Good' in 2016, this is an exciting challenge for the right person to complete the transformational change of the school. Are you a dynamic, creative leader who can build and develop our innovative curriculum?

We can reassure you that there is a strong support network in place with our external collaboration, mentorship and resourcing via the Coastal Alliance, a network of schools that serve East Kent coastal community.

Our children are happy, well-behaved pupils, with the support of our dedicated Children and Families Welfare Department. We are proud of our children achieving 8th out of 410 best performing schools in the Kent Real School Guide 2016 for SATs results.

Our committed governing body, proactive PTA and supportive parents along with the wider community will welcome you with open arms and encourage you to fulfil this exciting challenge of leading the school. 

If you believe you can be a successful advocate of the school and positively impact upon the school’s reputation for opportunity for all then please come and visit. 

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.

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