Associate Principal, Leicestershire

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The Cedars AcademyLeicestershire

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Start date: August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: LS 25-29
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Cedars Academy is an 11 to 18 Academy in Birstall, Leicestershire which has recently been rated ‘Good’ in all categories by OFSTED.  The Cedars Academy is committed to exacting high standards, raising attainment and demanding creative excellence from its staff and pupils.  At The Cedars Academy we are driven to ensure pupil success is at the core of all our work. We provide a vibrant and engaging curriculum which promotes the love of learning, and prepares young people for the next steps in their lives.

The Cedars Academy is part of the growing Lionheart Academies Trust which is led by the ‘Outstanding’ Beauchamp College.  As the Trust grows there are increasing opportunities for professional development, sharing of good practices and collaborative work across the Trust.

We are currently looking to recruit a: 

Associate Principal on a permanent contract starting from August 2018 – Full time 

Based at The Cedars Academy in Birstall, part of the Lionheart Academies Trust Salary: Leadership Spine 25-29 (Currently £71,053 to £78,359)

Reference: CEDARSAP0518

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, passionate, committed person with proven experience in a Senior Leadership position, into the new post of Associate Principal.  The successful candidate will be an outstanding practitioner and have at least Deputy Head or Vice Principal experience.  The post holder will lead within the Lionheart Academies Trust as our System Leadership approach evolves and our Trust is further established. The successful candidate will be linked to our new Executive Principal.

This post is designated as a regulated activity and requires enhanced criminal records check for a regulated activity (including a barred list check).

Closing date: Noon on Tuesday 22nd May 2018 

Please complete and return the application and monitoring forms on our website and return to If you would like further details or a professional conversation about the position please contact Vanessa Perkins on 0116 272 9127.

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More about The Cedars Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Wanlip Lane, Birstall, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE4 4GH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 116 2677107
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The Cedars Academy is an 11 to 18 academy in Birstall Leicester which has recently been rated ‘Good’ in all categories by OfSTED. The Cedars Academy is part of the growing Lionheart Academies Trust which is led by ‘Outstanding’ Beauchamp College. As ...