Skip to content ↓

East Sheen Primary

Upper Richmond Rd West, London, SW14 8ED


Headteacher at East Sheen Primary School

Salary Range: L21 to L27

Contract type: Full Time/Permanent

School size: 630 pupils

East Sheen Primary School is a thriving three form entry primary school in the London Borough of Richmond-upon-Thames. We are a happy, high-achieving, diverse, inclusive and vibrant community full of ambition and energy, where every child is nurtured and encouraged to develop a love for learning across the curriculum.

Our Headteacher will be retiring at the end of the 2020/2021 academic year and we are searching for an inspirational leader to drive the next phase of East Sheen Primary School’s journey of excellence. We seek an exceptional individual who will be ambitious for each and every one of our pupils, who will embrace our values: happy, curious, resilient and kind, and who will work collaboratively with our brilliant and dedicated staff and exceptionally supportive wider community.

The successful candidate will be an experienced and passionate educator with the skills, determination and enthusiasm to lead and succeed.

At East Sheen Primary School, we offer you:

  • An excellent team of dedicated and highly motivated educational practitioners;
  • Children eager to learn and with huge pride in their nurturing, fully-inclusive school;
  • A pro-active, supportive and effective Governing Body;
  • A very active and hard-working PTA;
  • A partnership with relationships at its heart;
  • A school with an established track record of high-quality and innovative education.

East Sheen Primary School is a short walk from Richmond Park and the river Thames. We benefit from close proximity to Barnes and Mortlake train stations and are served by various bus routes. We have many other green spaces in the locality and are a casual stroll from a vibrant high street packed with independent retailers, cafes, bars and convenience stores. Put simply, it is a lovely place to work.

School visits will take place during the weeks commencing 22nd February 2021 and 1st March 2021. We look forward to welcoming you to our school.

Closing Date for applications: 4th March 2021, 12.00 noon

You will be informed if you have reached the interview stage by 12th March 2021

Assessment and Interviews: 17th/18th March 2021

East Sheen Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS) as well as other pre-appointment checks outlined in Keeping Children Safe in Education (September 2020). 

We are very proud of our diverse community and our reputation for inclusivity and are committed to ensuring equality of opportunity for all.

Please see the documents below for more information on this role and follow this link  Headteacher - Eteach to apply for the vacancy.