Seeking an Executive Director for EPHA - is this your next career move?

Thursday 8th October 2015

The Essex Primary Headteachers' Association is seeking to appoint an Executive Director, following the retirement of the Liaison Officer and the decision to extend the professional support roles in the association. The role of the Executive Director is to represent EPHA and advocate for the interests of primary-phase headteachers in Essex.

We are looking to appoint a serving or recently retired Headteacher, or another suitably qualified person, to commence the role as soon as possible; however, a phased start will be considered. Shortlisted applicants will be asked to provide two references and to take part in an interview process.

Salary negotiable: the Executive Director will be paid a daily rate of between £250 and £350, depending on experience, for a maximum of 200 days a year.

The job description/person specification is attached. Applicants must include a personal statement demonstrating how they will fulfil the role. Applications should be submitted using the ECC application form and sent to

Pam Langmead, EPHA Professional Officer
by post: 3 Sheerwater Close, Burnham-on-Crouch, Essex, CM0 8EN;

or by email:

The position will be offered subject to the completion of an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory references.

Closing date: Friday 23rd October 2015

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to interview on Thursday 5th November 2015

For additional information or enquiries, please contact Pam Langmead, EPHA Professional Officer, by email: or by phone: 01621 786359

Pam Langmead