Headteacher Vacancy

Job Description 

Primary Location

: Cornwall-Redruth-St Day and Carharrack Community School


: Teaching (Primary)


: Cornwall Council

Job Posting

: 01-Oct-2018, 11:00:09
Hours per week: Full Time
Job Type/Contract type: Permanent
Interview Date: 22-Nov-2018

Closing Date

: 06-Nov-2018, 00:59:00
Salary Range: L12-18 
About the role & About us

School Details: St Day and Carharrack Community School
School Hill, Burnwithian, St Day, Redruth, Cornwall, TR16 5LG
Tel No: 01209 820456
Email: secretary@st-day.cornwall.sch.uk
Website: http://www.st-day.cornwall.sch.uk
NOR: 188

About the Role:

The Governing body are seeking to appoint a dynamic, committed individual with senior leadership experience to be the Headteacher of St Day and Carharrack Community School from 1st September 2019.


Our children would like a Headteacher who:

• Is approachable, forward thinking and enthusiastic.
• Will make them excited about their learning and develop their individual   
         talents to the full.
• Fosters close links between home, school and the local community and has 
         a genuinely inclusive approach.

Our staff and governors want a Headteacher who:
• Is an inspirational leader with a track record of improving outcomes for 
• Has a genuine commitment to inclusion.
• Is committed to delivering excellent standards of teaching and learning 
         through a broad, balanced and creative curriculum.
• Has high expectations of themselves and others and leads the school’s 
         professional learning community with enthusiasm.

Our School offers:
• A welcoming, friendly environment.
• Dedicated, hard-working and professional staff committed to enabling all 
         children to fulfil their full potential.
• Happy and enthusiastic children who care for the school and each other.


We encourage prospective candidates to visit, please call St Day and Carharrack School on 01209 820456 to agree a mutually convenient time to look around.


For an application pack please contact: headships@cornwall.gov.uk
Completed application forms should be emailed to: headships@cornwall.gov.uk 

About Us:
We are committed to safeguarding children and the successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced criminal records disclosure check.

About you

To apply

For an application pack please contact: headships@cornwall.gov.uk 
• Completed application forms should be emailed to: headships@cornwall.gov.uk 


Please download the application form and job description and person specification below and return the completed forms direct to the school.

Job Description 

Person specification