Headteacher – Archbishop Sumner CE Primary

Website Archbishop Sumner CE Primary School

Headteacher sought for Primary school in Kennington

Salary: Inner London Leadership Scale – points L18 to L24 (£70194 to £79280 per annum) plus up to 25% discretionary allowance
Position type: Full-time
To start: September 2020

For further details or to arrange a school visit: Please contact Hazel Thompson, School Business Manager, by telephone on 020 7735 2781 or by email

To apply: All applications must use the forms supplied below and be submitted using the ‘Apply for Job’ button below – please do not submit CVs, as these cannot be accepted

Applications close: Monday 2nd March 2020
Shortlisting: Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by Friday 10th March 2020
Interviews: Thursday 16th March 2020 and Friday 17th March 2020

Archbishop Sumner Primary School (ABS) is an outstanding two-form entry primary school in Kennington, in the London borough of Lambeth.

Our children are lively, enthusiastic and come from truly diverse backgrounds, speaking many languages.

We are a Church of England school and pride ourselves on our Christian ethos and strong links with St Anselm’s church in North Lambeth Parish.

We are a hugely creative school, with specialised music, art and dance teachers and take part in many outside school events.

We are looking for a new Headteacher to lead a diverse and busy two form entry school with a clear strategic plan that articulates the vision for Archbishop Sumner Primary School to ensure all pupils receive an outstanding education that develops their full potential in their academic, spiritual and moral life.

Our school is committed to the principle of equality of opportunity and the safeguarding of children.

Successful candidates will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service – further information about the disclosure can be found at www.homeoffice.gov.uk/DBS and in the recruitment pack.

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