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Job details

Job details
Employer Springwell Academy Leeds
Location Leeds
Salary L8 - 12: £46,335 to £51,127
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts 1st September 2017

Ref: LA0275

We seek to recruit an exceptional leader to join our team at Springwell Academy Leeds who will lead on a key of school development.

  • Are you an exceptional, creative practitioner who really wants to make a difference every day to the lives of the most vulnerable children?
  • Are you an outstanding teacher who feels stifled by the mainstream system?
  • Are you passionate about the making a difference to the lives of children and young people?
  • Do you want the unique opportunity to lead the development a world-class provision from scratch?
  • Do you want to be driven by a sense of moral purpose rather than data?
  • Do you want high quality professional development and support?
  • Do you want to teach small classes where getting to know the children really well is a priority and a pleasure?
  • Do you want to work with highly supportive colleagues who share your values and ethos?
  • Do you want to work in an organisation that supports career progression and has opportunities beyond your own school?

The successful candidate will have the amazing opportunity to train, plan and work with a wide range of staff a full term before the new school opens to students.

Closing date: Monday, 24th April 2017
Shortlisting date: Tuesday, 25th April 2017
Interview date: Friday, 5th May 2017
Start date: Friday, 1st September 2017

For further information, please contact Sarah Reeder, PA to Executive Principal at

Applicants are to download application form and job information. Once completed, please return to the school via e-mail: or by post to: Springwell Leeds Primary Academy, Oakwood Lane, Leeds, LS8 3LF.

The trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.

About the employer

Information about Springwell Academy Leeds
Org type Special Needs
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 7 - 16 years

Locations and contacts

Tinshill Site
Oakwood Pupil Support Centre
Stonegate Road
West Yorkshire
United Kingdom