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Headteacher - Dringhouses Primary School


Dear Applicant

Thank you very much for taking an interest in the position of Headteacher at Dringhouses Primary School. I hope that you will find the information provides a useful introduction to our school and that you will take the opportunity to apply for the post.

Our governors are seeking to appoint a leader who will build on the school’s many strengths. The pupils, staff, parents, governors and our community are proud of our school where children are happy, well-behaved and enjoy learning.

We wish to appoint a Headteacher who will continue to take our school forward. In the changing educational environment, there will be many exciting challenges ahead. The school has the benefit of a highly committed, experienced, and loyal team of staff, supportive parents and governing body.

We would encourage you to come and visit in advance of your application and see for yourself the enthusiasm that our pupils have for their education.  Such a visit is not part of the selection process, and whether or not applicants have visited will not influence the final outcome.

If you’d like the opportunity to visit, please email Steve Cooper at North Yorkshire County Council or call him on 01609 536578. Steve will also be happy to answer any questions you might have.

I hope you find the information provided useful and informative and that it will encourage you to apply. On behalf of the governing body, thank you again for your interest in Dringhouses Primary School.

Yours faithfully,


Jamie Kew-Robson

Vice Chair of Governors