Regional Director of Primary Education, King's Lynn

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Eastern Multi-Academy TrustKing's Lynn

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: c.£75,000 (more for an exceptional candidate)
Contract term: Permanent

West Norfolk Hub

c.£75,000 (more for an exceptional candidate)

The Eastern Multi- Academy Trust is a family of 15 schools (2 Secondary and 13 primaries).  We are based in West Norfolk, Thetford and Suffolk with the central office located in Kings Lynn. Outcomes across the Trust are strong or improving in all areas. We are looking for a new Regional Director of Primary Education to work in our West Norfolk hub. This consists of 6 primary schools on different stages of their improvement journey. Two schools have been inspected so far and have achieved either “Outstanding” or “Good” during their first inspection. The remaining four are due to be inspected within 3 years. You will be responsible for building school improvement within the group, which addresses the individual needs of the academies and meets the Trusts aims of strong and successful outcomes for children. Our aim is for a grading of good or outstanding in their first inspection and schools which are a great place to learn and work.

Role Purpose

The role will include building an individual improvement plan for each academy and ensuring its implementation. Attending local Governing Bodies and managing the performance of Principals and, via them, Academies in your area.

Skills & Experience

You will have a successful track record as a Primary head teacher, with knowledge and experience of outstanding practice. Experience of working alongside other schools in their improvement journey would be an asset as would a good understanding of the OFSTED process.

It is extremely advantageous to be a specialist in either EYFS or Key Stage One

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Closing date: 19 October 2018, 3pm

Interviews will be held on 6 and 7 November 2018

Job location

More about Eastern Multi-Academy Trust
Type: English Secondary Schools
Address: Queen Mary Road, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4QG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1553 779689
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Eastern Multi-Academy Trust

The Eastern Multi-Academy Trust originally came into being in 2010 as CWA Academy Trust under the sponsorship of the College of West Anglia. Since that time, the Trust has grown from the initial project of King’s Lynn Acad...