Tel: 0121 464 3792

The Community Education Partnership


LDH 18 - 24


Firs Primary School, Dreghorn Road, Birmingham, B36 8LL

Tel: 0121 464 3792

The Directors of CEP Multi Academy Trust, governors, staff and children of Firs Primary School are seeking to appoint a new headteacher from September 2018 to lead, inspire and develop our popular and thriving school.

Firs has supportive and friendly staff and governors who are committed to maintaining high standards by achieving the best for all pupils. We are based in the north of the city 420 pupils, including a nursery. 

Our vision is to enable all children to achieve their full potential in a safe, welcoming and happy learning environment. We will strive to create responsible citizens who are independent and confident lifelong learners equipped to meet the challenges of a changing future.

We can offer:

  • A strong dedicated, skilled and enthusiastic staff team, committed to the development of our children
  • A supportive governing body dedicated to moving the school forward
  • Highly motivated and friendly pupils who enjoy learning
  • Supportive parents/carers who want the best for their children in a diverse and thriving community


Key requirements:

  • Successfully lead the school in this ever-changing landscape
  • Have a clear educational philosophy and vision which focus on raising achievement and standards across the whole school
  • Lead by example in promoting our pupils’ welfare, learning, emotional well-being and happiness
  • Promote inclusion and diversity
  • Have the personality, skills and understanding to lead and manage a highly effective team
  • Have a recent proven record of effective leadership, performance and management
  • Embed a collegiate approach which promotes the highest quality of teaching and learning
  • Be committed to working in partnership with governors, staff, parents/carers, key partners and the local community to ensure the future development of Firs Primary School


Closing Date: Noon Friday 23 February 2018

To obtain an application form please visit the website:

Completed application forms should be returned to by no later than the closing date/time stated.  Applications received after the deadline will not be submitted

Interview: Tuesday 13 March 2018


We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.  The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils and we expect all applicants to share this commitment.  Appointment’s will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Visits can be arranged by contacting the school office:


Application Form 


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