Deputy Headteacher (Secondary), Cumbria

Closing date:

Cumbria Education TrustCumbria

Date posted:
Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: circa £72,000 (negotiable commensurate with a post with this level of challenge)
Contract term: Permanent

Do you share our passion to inspire every young person to reach their potential?

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an inspirational and aspirational leader to join the Cumbria Education Trust (CET) Leadership Team as Deputy Headteacher. With a clear vision for improving education and a passion for learning, the successful candidate will be committed to improving the life chances of the young people who attend CET’s schools. They will play a key role in developing and driving the academic provision and shaping the learning. In return, CET can offer a competitive salary, training & support and opportunities for career progression within the Trust.

CET is a growing multi academy trust based in Cumbria. CET is committed to creating outstanding, innovate and exciting learning environments for our schools and their communities. The successful candidate will be joining CET at an exciting time, as we continue to build on our successes and move forward on our journey to establish ourselves as one of the highest performing MAT’s in the North of England.

If you have the qualities required, along with the passion and aspirations to contribute to CET’s success, then we would welcome an application from you.

This post may involve working in any of the CET schools, however the first deployment will be at The Whitehaven Academy.

Please Note:

The Cumbria Education Trust does not accept CV’s. If you wish to apply for this post please complete an application form which can be found along with the job description and recruitment pack on the Trust’s website please send to

Remember to include a supporting letter and ensure that you give contact telephone numbers (daytime and evening) and contact numbers and email addresses for your referees.

Closing Date: Monday 15 October 2018 at midday
Invite to interviews will go out on Tuesday, 16 October.
Interviews: Friday, 19 October 2018

For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit to CET please contact Maria Graham (PA to CEO) 016977 45367.

The Cumbria Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff members are required to complete an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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More about Cumbria Education Trust
Type: English Secondary Schools
Address: Longtown Road, Brampton, Cumbria, CA8 1AR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 16977 45700