Ridgeway Infant School is a vibrant three form entry school, which sits within attractive grounds in Littleover, Derby and offers an exceptional learning environment for all our children. Our ethos is rooted in inclusion and achievement for all and our whole school community works hard to ensure that every one of our children is able to reach their full potential.
The governors, staff and children are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, strategic and creative professional Headteacher who will continue to build on the success of our school and further develop the collaborative relationship with our neighbouring Junior School
In our welcoming and happy school, pupil achievement is excellent as a result of the high quality of our teaching and learning and hard working staff. We are looking for an exceptional leader who can build on and deliver further improvements in our school. We know this is no easy task, so we are searching for a Headteacher who:
• Is a dedicated professional with a passion for infant education.
• Takes time to build relationships with children.
• Will continue to inspire and motivate our staff and pupils while making them feel valued and supported.
• Will maintain the caring, respectful and inclusive ethos of the school
• Holds high expectations of children's achievement and behaviour.
• Has a proven track record in raising standards and improving outcomes for children.
• Can demonstrate exceptional judgment and prudent whole school financial management and planning.
We think our school is a special place and would encourage you to discover this too. We would warmly welcome a visit from you during week commencing 2nd March or week commencing 9th March 2020. To arrange a time please contact our School Business Manager, Mrs Sue Whitehead at the school on 01332 760770.
An application form and further information about the role is attached. Please return completed applications quoting reference ‘Headteacher Application’ via email to Mrs S Whitehead, School Business Manager to admin@ridgeway.derby.sch.uk
More information can be found on our website http://www.ridgewayinfantschool.org.uk/
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Closing date
Wednesday 04 March 2020
School name
Ridgeway Infant School
DfE school no.
Uplands Avenue Littleover Derby Derbyshire
DE23 1GG
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