Headteacher of Khalsa Primary School, Slough

Salary Leadership Scale: L11 – L24

Full Time, Permanent

Sikh Academies Trust (SAT) are seeking a truly inspirational leader to join the Primary School within our Trust. In addition to an impressive track record of school improvement you will have superb leadership skills and the credibility to motivate and empower others. You will have a clear vision for rapid school improvement and the ability to challenge robustly and constructively alongside the knowledge to facilitate success for both pupils and staff.

As a Trust headteacher you will also be an important senior leader within the wider Trust. You will work alongside other school leaders and be fully committed to driving improvement across the Trust through collaborative effort and the sharing of expertise.

If you would like to arrange an informal conversation about this post prior to making an application please call the Trust’s Chair, Mr Jujar Singh on 07554 711133.

If you wish to apply for this role, please download an application form from the Trust website www.sikhacademiestrust.com.

Applications should be addressed to Mr Jujar Singh, Chair of Sikh Academies Trust and submitted with a covering letter (no more than two sides of A4) outlining your expertise for a headteacher role in the Trust. Once completed, forms can be emailed to: vacancies@sikhacademiestrust.com

Please note: In line with Safer Recruitment Practice, the successful candidate will be subject to final references before an appointment is formally offered. The Trust is absolutely committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults through its safer recruitment processes. The Trust expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required for this post.

The Trust Board welcomes diversity and is absolutely committed to equal opportunity.

Closing date for applications: TBC

Shortlisting: The Board reserves the right to interview if a suitable candidate applies.

Interview dates: ASAP

Start date:  ASAP

About the School
Letter from Chair of Trustees
Person Specification
Headteacher Job Description and DSL
Application Form

Classroom Teacher Required (ongoing)
Salary to be negotiated
Permanent – Full time

Sikh Academies Trust are looking for someone with ambition and vision; someone who will thrive on our core values of Truth, Contentment, Compassion, Humility and Love as well as sharing our goal of making a real difference to children’s lives.

The Sikh Academies Trust wish to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic individual to the Khalsa Primary School Teaching Staff.

Khalsa Primary School is a two-form entry, successful, popular and thriving Sikh faith school.  It is an outstanding school with high standards of achievement.

You must be committed, enthusiastic and exceptional Class Teacher to join our team.

We can offer you:

  • Warm and friendly children who love their school and want to learn
  • A supportive and welcoming community
  • A team of dedicated, skilled and enthusiastic staff

Please note: In line with Safer Recruitment Practice, the successful candidate will be subject to final references before an appointment is formally offered. The Trust is absolutely committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults through its safer recruitment processes. The Trust expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check will be required for this post.

The school has a strong and positive ethos and is highly valued by our families and staff.  If you want to contribute to that ethos then we would love to hear from you.

Visits to the school are welcome.  Please contact Mr Raminder Singh Vig, Executive Principal, on 01753 823501.

Job Description
Application Form