NOR 270  | Group 2 – Salary Range L12-18

Required for January 2019 or April 2019


Field Court Church of England Infant Academy

Courtfield Road, Quedgeley

Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL2 4UF


The Governors of Field Court Church of England Infant Academy are seeking to appoint a headteacher who can inspire, motivate, raise and drive forward teaching and learning standards.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious headteacher or an outstanding teacher with SLT experience.

We are:

  • A vibrant, high achieving, family friendly school with enthusiastic pupils willing to learn.
  • A team of highly dedicated and caring teachers and a supportive Governing body.
  • A school that values its early years provision, with a thriving nursery for 2 & 3 year olds
  • We have very strong links within the wider community and local parish church.

You will:

  • Have a vision and inspirational leadership to continue to drive the school forward
  • Bring a shared commitment to the Christian character and values of the school
  • Have commitment, energy, passion and be highly self-motivated


We also asked our pupils the type of person they would like to see as their Head teacher. They said:

“Keeps everyone safe. Wears smart clothes. Makes sure the teachers are okay. Is kind, thoughtful and happy. Is fair to everyone. Has a smile on their face. Makes sure all the children are behaving. Someone who leads worship. Someone who is kind to us and truthful., Someone who comes and visits us in the classroom.”

We would strongly encourage candidates to visit us. If you would like to arrange a visit to the school please contact the Clerk to the Governors, Mrs Kerry King 01452 720257   or email Kerry King (

The closing date for applications is:  12 Noon, 21st September 2018

Interviews to be held on:  Tuesday 9th October and Wednesday 10th October 2018

Request an application and interview pack by email:  Rowan Scott-Berry

Diocese of Gloucester Academies Trust (DGAT) Executive Officer and Company Secretary


Field court Infant Academy is part of the Diocese of Gloucester Academies Trust (DGAT)

Field court Infant Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for the successful candidate.