Assistant Headteacher, Central Bedfordshire

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Priory AcademyCentral Bedfordshire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership scale 6-9
Contract term: Permanent

Do you want to be a part of an exciting, forward-looking school with a strong reputation catering for students from year 5 through to year 11?

Priory Academy is a good school with outstanding features (Ofsted June 2017). We strive for excellence by teaching and preparing our young people to have confidence, to accept and respond to challenges, to have an enduring passion for learning and to become independent thinkers with respect for themselves and others.

We offer:

  • A successful, oversubscribed school that is deeply valued by the local community
  • A committed and enthusiastic staff combined with an experienced and supportive governing board
  • A ‘values-based’ education philosophy, promoting and nurturing our children to have a sense of respect for self and others

We are looking to appoint an exceptional Assistant Headteacher to join our supportive and innovative Senior Leadership Team to provide strategic direction and to take the lead on raising standards of student attainment and achievement in KS2.

If you have any queries or would like to visit the school, please contact Mrs L Brown, on: 01582 661158 or email: l to arrange a mutually convenient time.

Further details and an application form are available from HR at, or on 01727 734424. CVs will not be accepted. 

Closing date: Thursday 17th October 2019 at 9.00am.

Interviews: w/c 28th October 2019.

We reserve the right to make an appointment before the closing date, so early applications are encouraged.

Scholars’ Education Trust is an equal opportunities employer. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

More about Priory Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 9 - 13 years
Address: Britain Street, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU5 4JA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1582 661158
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We are an outward looking, successful school that has served our local community for over 100 years. Relentless in our pursuit of excellence, our school has developed rapidly from a popular middle to an extended secondary school (9-16 years).

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