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Fynamore Primary School
Fynamore Primary School


May 2018


Headteacher Vacancy

Fynamore School is a modern and popular 14-class primary school which is very proud of its highly inclusive ethos. 'The School where Children Shine.' We are based in Calne, an historic market town within the county of Wiltshire, in a designated area of outstanding natural beauty.

We are looking for a dynamic and inspirational Headteacher with the commitment to build on the school’s Good OFSTED rating and lead it to its next exciting phase of development from January 2019. We welcome applications from strong leaders with demonstrable experience managing change and balancing improved school standards with staff and pupil wellbeing.

Our Headteacher will:

  • Be an experienced Primary phase leader with a track record of raising standards

  • Lead our school forwards, embrace change, and enable outstanding practice

  • Drive and inspire the highest standards of teaching, learning and performance

  • Provide strong and inspirational leadership and management

  • Build and nurture positive relationships with our children, staff and parents

  • Share a passion for an engaging learning environment which is productive and fulfilling

As a school we offer:

  • Happy, considerate and enthusiastic pupils who contribute fully to school life

  • A vibrant and positive environment with superb facilities

  • An experienced, committed staff with a great work ethic

  • An effective, supportive and knowledgeable Governing Body

  • A proud place in the local community and a good reputation

We would encourage prospective candidates to visit our school on 22, 23, 24 or 25 May. To arrange this please contact the school office on 01249 810090 or email

Please apply online at For information not available on the website, please contact the school office on 01249 810090 or email:


Fynamore School is an equal opportunities employer. We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to do the same. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure DBS check before taking up the post.


Closing date: Monday, 11 June 2018                          Interviews: 16 and 17 July 2018


Salary range: £58,389 to £67,652 (equivalent to ISR L17 to L23) plus inflation-linked increase. Moderate relocation expenses can also be negotiated.

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School telephone number:

01249 810090

School address:

School Road, Calne,

Wiltshire, SN11 9UG


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