Chief Executive Officer, Northamptonshire

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Peterborough Diocese Education Trust (PDET)Northamptonshire

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Start date: 1 January 2018 preferably
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £85,000 - £90,000 by negotiation and subject to review as PDET grows
Contract term: Permanent

This is a rare and exciting opportunity to lead a growing Diocesan Multi-Academy Trust currently comprising of 22 academy schools.

The Chief Executive Officer has the management and professional responsibility for the effective development and performance of all academy schools within Peterborough Diocese Education Trust (PDET). The successful candidate will be inspirational, with an outstanding record of leadership, and the ability to deliver, develop and articulate the Christian vision, values and ethos of PDET.

Reporting to the PDET Board of Directors the Chief Executive Officer will lead the Christian educational vision for PDET, ensuring the highest standards of educational achievement and accelerated improvement in PDET academy schools.

We are looking for someone who:

· is an inspirational leader, committed to the highest achievement for all

· will actively promote the distinctive Christian character of PDET church schools

· will provide strategic leadership and direction for the continuing success of PDET

· has good inter-personal skills and an approachable style of leadership

 If you would like to discuss the role in more detail contact the central office to arrange. Tel: 01604 887060 Email:

For further information and to apply, visit the PDET website and complete an application form.

Interviews to be held on 20 & 21 September 2017  

Peterborough Diocese Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. All staff are subject to an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check. 

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More about Peterborough Diocese Education Trust (PDET)
Address: Bouverie Court, 6 The Lakes, Bedford Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN4 7YD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1604 887056