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Required for January 2021

Leadership Scale L18 (£65,689) to L24(£75,564)


The Governors are looking for a Headteacher to build on the outstanding achievement of our retiring Headteacher and rise to the challenges of the future.


The Federation provides education from three to seven years old through Thomas Wall Nursery School and Robin Hood Infants School. Thomas Wall Nursery School includes an assessment and intervention provision and also provides wrap around education and care. The Federation has been given very positive Ofsted reports.


About you:

The new Headteacher will have: a passion for working in early years and KS1 and be an excellent practitioner in these areas; have the capacity to lead, manage and inspire all involved with this complex set up; and have proven leadership skills in producing outstanding outcomes for children.


About us:

  • We are a high-achieving Federation of two schools based in the London Borough of Sutton, with high attainment and progress
  • We are recognised for our excellent practice in teaching and for preparing children for the challenges ahead
  • We provide a rich and welcoming, challenging and caring environment where children are our first priority
  • The Federation has experienced, enthusiastic staff, an active and effective governing body, and a supportive partnership with parents and the broader community


Key areas of responsibility are detailed further in the job description and the key skills in the person specification.


An application pack can be downloaded from this website and completed applications should be uploaded to eteach by the closing date.



Closing date for applications: 12 noon on Monday 2nd March 2020

Shortlisting: Tuesday 3rd March 2020

Interviews: to be held week beginning Monday 9th March 2020


Applicants are encouraged to visit the school prior to application in the week commencing 24th February. Please telephone Margaret Boxall on 020 8643 3688 to arrange an appointment.


Please send completed applications to or follow the link to  upload to eteach.  



The Federation of Thomas Wall Nursery and Robin Hood Infants School takes notice of and adheres to all national and local policies and guidance in regard to Safeguarding Children and Young People.