Headteacher, Norfolk

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Dereham Neatherd High SchoolNorfolk

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Start date: Required January 2019 (or as soon thereafter as your current contract will allow)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Scale: L27 to L31
Contract term: Permanent

Mid Norfolk Academy Trust (MNAT) require an outstanding individual to lead our highly popular, “good” school (Ofsted, 2015), with consistently strong outcomes, in our journey to outstanding provision. This is a fantastic opportunity to lead a great staff, building on their significant work to date.

We have exceptionally high standards and strive for excellence in all we do. Our core values – “Traditional, Inclusive, Supportive” – are at the heart of our rigorous academic curriculum and our strong reputation for first-rate pastoral and special needs provision. 

This position has arisen due to the forthcoming merger between MNAT and ieTrust. The existing Executive Headteacher will then be promoted to Director of Education for the new Trust; Enrich Learning Trust.

For further information please follow the "Learn more about this School" link below.


The closing date is Monday 19th November 2018 at noon.

Interviews will take place on Tuesday 4th and Wednesday 5th December 2018.

Prospective applicants are welcome to discuss the post with Peter Devonish, Executive Headteacher, by telephone or by arranging a visit to the school. To arrange a visit please contact the Head’s PA, Helen Da Silva by email: helen_dasilva@neatherd.org

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More about Dereham Neatherd High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Norwich Road, Dereham, Norfolk, NR20 3AX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1362697981
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Dereham Neatherd High School is part of Mid Norfolk Academy Trust (MNAT). The Mid Norfolk Academy Trust is currently in consultation regarding a proposed merger with ieTrust. The merged Trust would be known as Enrich Learning Trust and would comprise...