Plaxtol Primary School


Employment type: Full-time 
Salary: £45,213 - £52,414 per annum
Close date: 18th March 2019 at midday
Date of Interviews: 1st and 2nd April 2019
Position start date: September 2019

Are you looking for a unique opportunity to develop your career? Can you inject drive and determination into our school while maintaining the caring ethos and providing stability for our students? 

Located in the beautiful countryside between Sevenoaks and Tonbridge is our innovative and welcoming school.  Our ambition to develop and continue to succeed provides an exciting career opportunity for an aspiring Headteacher. 

Plaxtol Primary School is a popular, small village school assessed by Ofsted as Good in 2013 and Good during our short inspection in February 2018. Our school is a caring and friendly environment, where every child is nurtured to help them reach their full potential.

Our mission is to forge greater links with the local community to ensure we are an outstanding school of choice while raising the profile of the school. As Headteacher, we would encourage you to engage collaboratively with other local schools to bring positive benefits to the schools and share expertise more widely. You will have the opportunity to work with a supportive team of staff, knowledgeable governors and committed parents.

If you are an inspirational and successful school leader, who can make our vision of moving Plaxtol School from good to outstanding a reality, then we want to hear from you! Outstanding teaching is at the heart of all we do and to this end we would expect our Head teacher to have an appropriate teaching commitment.

We would encourage you to visit us and see the school in action; this can be arranged by contacting the school office on 01732 810200 or We would love to show you around.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young persons and this post is subject to enhanced application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.  

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