Date posted: 24th Feb 2021 Closing date: 17th Mar 2021 Borough: Hounslow Position: Headteacher
Interview Date: 26th Mar 2021 Salary: L15 - L21 School: St Richard's CE Primary School



Headteacher, Hounslow
St Richards CofE Primary School

Forge Lane
TW13 6UN

Deadline for applications noon on Wednesday 17th March 2021
Post to start September 2021
Salary: L15-21
Contract type: Full time
Contract term: Permanent

St Richards CofE Primary School is a one-form entry school and is part of the LDBS Academies Trust 2. We are looking to appoint an exceptional primary leader as Headteacher for the school from September 2021.

We are proud to offer you:

  • The chance to lead a vibrant and rapidly improving school, incorporating a nursery, a one-form entry mainstream school, and a KS1/KS2 specialist unit for children with ASD
  • Children who are from many different backgrounds and faiths and are eager to learn, as well as being well-behaved and having positive attitudes towards their learning
  • A commitment to inclusive education driven by the uniqueness of every child
  • A dedicated and enthusiastic staff team who are supportive of each other, champions of the children, and committed to their own professional development
  • A supportive and committed link church and Local Academy Committee
  • The opportunity to work collaboratively with London schools across the LDBS Academies Trusts
  • A commitment to your ongoing career development and CPD

We are looking for a leader who:

  • Is passionate about teaching and learning and giving children the best possible school experience
  • Values every child and ensures that all children achieve their best
  • Is an inspirational and strategic leader with a proven track record for developing teams and working collaboratively with others to raise standards and aspirations for all children
  • Is committed to school improvement and willing to achieve the very best for our pupils and staff
  • Understands what makes for high quality teaching and learning and is an outstanding classroom practitioner
  • Committed to nurturing faith and spirituality and working in close partnership with the church and parish
  • An excellent communicator, able to develop effective relationships with children, staff, parents and the wider community

Our Children’s hopes from their new headteacher
Application Form
Job Description
Person Specification
Our website

Closing date: Noon on 17th March 2021
Shortlisting: 22nd March 2021
Interview date: Friday 26th March 2021
School visits: to be agreed

We would love to give you a virtual tour of our school.
To arrange a virtual visit, please contact:
Paulette Wynter (School Business Manager)

Completed Applications to be sent to:
Steve Laffey, Clerk to Governors

School location and contact details:
St Richards CE Primary School
Forge Lane
TW13 6UN
Office phone: 020 8898 0848

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to a DBS check.