Head of School, London

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Lion Academy TrustLondon
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Start date: Summer Term 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Scale Outer London - Depending on experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Do you want to lead a TEAM that supports every pupil and member of staff to be - 'The best versions of themselves? ’

The Lion Academy Trust is a Multi-Academy Trust with nine member schools based in London, Essex and Northants.  We are forward-thinking, caring but, most important of all, we are a Trust where pupils of all abilities and social backgrounds achieve. 

The Trust is looking to recruit an outstanding, enthusiastic, innovative and committed Head of School to support the Trust’s continual improvement. This will be alongside other Heads of School and the wider Trust Executive Team. Are you excited by innovation and challenge, are energised by opportunities to lead, develop and share your practice, whilst learning with your colleagues and from the children you work with, then we look forward to hearing from you.

Our Mission

At the Lion Academy Trust, we want children to be happy and successful. We strive to develop confident young people who want to learn and achieve their best, but also with an understanding of others and the world around them.

What we can promise you:

· Bespoke CPD and professional development opportunities driven by you!

· A trust leadership programme: focused on your leadership trajectory and your next  


· A large, trusting leadership team who support one another as a TEAM;

· Cutting-edge technology provided by partners Google and Apple;

· A staff perks membership: providing loyalty rewards and discounts from retailers;

Interview information:

Please can I ask that you ensure that your application is sent to Lucinda Lord Lion Academy Trust Employee Engagement Manager at: lucinda@lionacademytrust.net Lucinda will be happy to discuss your specific requirements and to answer any questions that you may have.

Visits to the school are very welcome, please contact us to schedule a tour at your earliest convenience.

Applications Close:  Friday 16th November 2018 at 9.00am

Interviews:  Tuesday 27th November 2018 

 Applications via the TES website or  www.lionacademytrust.net 

Lion Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding, promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Job location

More about Lion Academy Trust
Address: School Improvement Centre, Canterbury Road, Leyton, London, E10 6EJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 85396777