About the Role


Required from September 2019
Competitive salary plus relocation fees if applicable

This is an exciting opportunity to become the new leader of the team at Seathorne Primary School as it joins the Greenwood Academy Trust in September 2019, promoting and building on the recent and rapid improvements and the founding values of this amazing school and its pupils.

The school caters for pupils from Nursery to Year 6. With the provision of a state of the art learning environment, all staff aim to ensure pupils have the very best opportunities to achieve the best outcomes possible. The school has been supported by GAT since September 2018 working effectively with the community to set high expectations for pupils’ work and behaviour. With much to do and achieve in the ever changing educational and technological landscape, are you looking for an environment that you can shape and grow even further with keen, hardworking and responsive pupils and staff? 

Our new Principal will ensure the delivery a broad and balanced curriculum, mixing academic achievement and progress with the life skills and compassion that pupils need to thrive in the modern world. You will also work to continue to raise standards within the academy, identifying areas for development through evaluation and quality assurance whilst ensuring that Teaching and Learning are of a high standard. 

This is a role that will suit a leader who:

  • values learning and pupils’ needs;
  • has the drive and passion to ensure growth and significant improvements in the performance of all pupils;
  • has an effective leadership style to encourage innovation and confidence amongst staff;
  • has strong organisational skills and is relentlessness in instilling strategies to improve and raise standards;
  • has significant experience of leading others and the ability to be able to set clear goals for staff performance and grow middle leadership;
  • has excellent communication and interpersonal skills;
  • has previously led a team of people through change and improvement.

In return, we are proud to offer you:

  • enthusiastic and keen to learn pupils;
  • a dedicated, hard-working and supportive staff who are values driven.

Visit the apply page to register and access the full role profile and details of the recruitment process.