Principal, Newry, Mourne and Down

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Shimna Integrated CollegeNewry, Mourne and Down

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Start date: 1st September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Group 5 – Spinal Range L18-L31
Contract term: Permanent

Enrolment:  642 

The Board of Governors is seeking to appoint a Principal, who will build on the distinctive founding ethos of the school, deliver an integrated, academically excellent, all ability, student-centred and parent-supportive education for all.

The essential criteria includes:

  • Holding a teaching qualification which meets the requirements for recognition to teach in grant-aided schools in Northern Ireland;
  • Being registered with the GTCNI;
  • Possessing an honours degree;
  • Having 3-5 years’ experience in a whole school senior leadership position in the last 7 years.


Further details with a job description and application pack are available from Karen Maguire, Finance and Personnel Co-ordinator via email, or on the college website, or from the college office.

The closing date for receipt of applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 1st April 2020.

Shimna Integrated College, The Lawnfield, 5A King Street, Newcastle, Co Down BT33 0HD
Tel:  028 437 26107 email:

Shimna Integrated College is an equal opportunities employer.

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More about Shimna Integrated College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State
Gender: Mixed
Address: The Lawnfield, King Street, Newcastle, County Down, BT33 0HD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 28 437 26107