They know and care for their pupils well and create environments where they thrive and provide strong foundations for future learning and achievement. Staff with an inspiring head recognise their excellent leadership and enjoy working and learning with them. Parents trust these heads and feel engaged and positive about the school.
We’d love to read about what makes your colleague an inspiring and successful primary headteacher, who is a great leader and is making a real difference to the lives of children and the work of staff within their school. What are the ingredients of their success?
Please tell us in around 1000 words, referring to the guide prompts below. You can add further details in the additional information section at the end of this form, should you wish to.
This category is open to all primary phase headteachers, who have been headteacher in their current school for a minimum of 3 years, and who hold qualified teacher status. Entries from state and independent schools are welcome.
The following prompts might help to focus your thinking as you prepare your entry: