Cleves School
Location: Surrey
Salary (£): Negotiable
Closing Date: CLOSED
Start Date: September 2024
Phase: Primary

Role Managed by

Caroline Olsen
Head of Executive Search
Our Team - Caroline Olsen (Square)


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Cleves is an over-subscribed six-form entry KS2 stand-alone academy with an exciting curriculum, a wide range of extracurricular opportunities and excellent facilities. Ofsted judged us ‘outstanding’ in June 2022.

Do you have the necessary skills and experience to lead a thriving, multifaceted, high-achieving and ambitious school and to deliver an exceptional all-round education? Do you have the strategic vision, commitment, and passion to work with us to fulfil our ambition to achieve more?

And in the words of our children, “We want someone who: is fair, listens, is approachable but firm, is passionate about being our headteacher and who lives up to our values“.

We offer:

a caring, supportive, and inclusive whole school community

a forward looking, can-do, entrepreneurial culture

enthusiastic, articulate, well-behaved and high achieving children

excellent facilities, including a state-of-the-art sports hall, a performance hall, and an advanced ICT strategy

experienced and motivated staff committed to achieving high standards

experienced and committed trustees

a supportive and proactive parent body.

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Cleves is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The appointment will be made subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service approval (DBS check) as part of our rigorous approach to safeguarding our children.

Online searches of shortlisted candidates may be conducted.

Cleves is committed to equality of opportunity for all colleagues, pupils and other stakeholders. Applications from individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender reassignment, sexual orientation, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, and marriage and civil partnerships.