Head of Academy, Barnsley

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Pioneer Academies Community TrustBarnsley
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L10 to L14
Contract term: Permanent

Head of Academy

Pioneer Academies Community Trust

The Trustees wish to appoint an exceptional Head of Academy to provide outstanding leadership in our academy. Pioneer Academies Community Trust is a Multi-Academy Trust and currently comprises of 3 primary academies.

The Trust was established with the very simple but powerful aim of providing high quality teaching and learning, enabling all pupils to reach their full potential and to be ready for their journey to secondary school. 

The Trust is seeking to appoint someone with exceptional leadership skills to lead in one of our academies and deliver successful outcomes for their children.

PACT is progressive, forward thinking and committed to continuing its strategy of providing support to raise standards in Academies and Primary schools. This is an exciting time to be part of that vision and work as a strategic leader for the Trust in driving forward that ambition. It will be a demanding role but one that offers huge potential and rewards. 

The successful applicant will have impressive levels of commitment, drive and resilience to steer the Academy through the changing educational landscape, building on the high standards and strong collaborative ethos for which it is known. 

PACT is looking for an exceptional candidate with high levels of motivation, passion and an excellent track record in academic leadership. Sharing the values of PACT, the successful candidate will enable a provision of outstanding and progressive learning opportunities, creating an environment which is student-centred and embraces the richness of diversity with high aspirations for all.

For an informal, confidential discussion, please contact Mrs. Kim Wood, Company Secretary for PACT, on 01226 723691. Visits to the academies are warmly welcomed and encouraged. Closing date for applications is 4.00pm on 20th April 2018. Application forms and details are available from and returnable to Mrs. Kim Wood, PACT Head Office, Carlton Primary Academy, Fish Dam Lane, Barnsley S71 3HF. Telephone 01226 723691.

Or alternately can be found on the website: www.pioneeracademies.co.uk  by following the vacancy links. 

Please note for this post you will be required to undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Baring Service check. The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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More about Pioneer Academies Community Trust
Address: PACT Head Office, Old School House, C/o Carlton Primary Academy, Fish Dam Lane, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S71 3HF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1226 722166