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Vacancy Summary
Parklands Primary School
Group 5, points L18-31a
Parklands Primary School
Working Pattern:
Full Time
Full Time.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
30/06/2022 at 16:00
Vacancy Description

Parklands Primary School

Havering Road, Romford Essex RM1 4QX

Tel: 01708743404

Email: office@parklands.havering.sch.uk

Website: www.parklands.havering.sch.uk



Hours: Full Time

Salary: Group 5, points L18-31a (actual starting salary depending on experience)

Contract: Permanent

Required for 1st January 2023


An exciting opportunity has arisen at our new Primary School.

Located in Romford, Parklands Primary School is a 4 form entry primary school with 906 pupils.  We are always over-subscribed with a strong reputation in the local community.

Why join Parklands Primary School?

We offer a friendly and inclusive working environment and the chance to be part of a fantastic team who work hard and support each other to deliver personalised, bespoke education & care.

Our children are well behaved, enthusiastic, caring, happy and always striving to be the best version of themselves.  

We are looking for somebody to build on strong foundations and this is a chance to lead and inspire our dedicated and enthusiastic team.

About the role

As Headteacher, you will have a proven track record in driving standards as a senior member of the school leadership team and will be committed and relentless in pursuit of excellence and have a vision for education, with the strategic leadership and communication skills needed to deliver this.

You will create a shared vision and strategic plan which inspires and motivates pupils, staff and all other members of the school community. This vision should express core educational values and moral purpose and be inclusive of stakeholders’ values and beliefs.


  • Relevant experience as a Headteacher or Deputy Headteacher                                
  • Experience of Ofsted procedures / inspections                                   
  • Managing budgets effectively and ensuring cost efficiency                                            
  • Relevant Teaching Qualification and QTS              

We encourage you to visit Parklands Primary School so that you can see our enthusiastic and creative pupils in a fantastic learning environment.


We will be pleased to show interested applicants around the school and answer any further questions you might have. The following date has been allocated:-

School visit - 22nd June 2022

If you would like to visit the school, please contact Claire Whiffin on 01708 743404 to make arrangements.


Please apply online

Closing date: 30th June 2022

Candidate shortlisting: 1st July 2022

Interviews: 7th July 2022


This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Everybody who works for the school is expected to share and promote this commitment and to have, or acquire, the relevant abilities, skills and knowledge to carry it out.

The post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Equal Opportunities
We aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all. Havering Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and as such expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The protection of our students from abuse is the responsibility of all staff within our school, superseding any other considerations. Havering Schools comply with the Department for Education Keeping Children Safe in Education (2021) guidance and all potential employees will undergo vigorous vetting checks to ensure their suitability. Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful applicant will be expected to undertake a satisfactory disclosure. Having a criminal record will not necessarily debar you from obtaining a position with the Council.
How to apply

To apply, please visit https://ats-haveringschools.jobsgopublic.com and submit your application by clicking the 'Apply Online' link below.

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