Executive Head Teacher, Huddersfield and Dewsbury

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Blessed Peter Snow Catholic Academy TrustHuddersfield and Dewsbury

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L35 - L41 plus 10% uplift
Contract term: Permanent

NOR: 669 Age Range: 11-16 years

NOR: 1175 Age Range: 11-18 years

Due to the retirement of the 2 current Head Teachers an exciting opportunity has arisen within the Diocese of Leeds for an experienced, aspirational and inspirational leader to lead All Saints Catholic College and St John Fisher Catholic Voluntary Academy (part of the Blessed Peter Snow Catholic Academy Trust). 

We are looking to appoint a visionary Catholic leader who has exceptional strategic leadership skills and a proven track record of success in secondary education.  Working across the two schools, you will bring an innovative approach to school improvement, development, strategy and partnerships. 

As a practicing Catholic you will inspire children, staff, parents and the wider community ensuring we deliver a Catholic education which is rooted in the person and teachings of Jesus Christ and which is faithful to the mission of the Catholic Church.

The core purpose of this Executive Head Teacher role is to provide professional strategic leadership across both schools whilst maintaining each school’s individuality.

Working with Governors of both schools and Trustees at the Blessed Peter Snow Catholic Academy Trust you will lead two Heads of School who, under your strategic direction, will work in partnership to implement safe, robust systems and processes to ensure the best educational outcomes for all children in our schools.

As Executive Head Teacher you will play a key role in the Blessed Peter Snow Catholic Academy Trust holding the position of Director on the Trust Board. 

Trustees and Governors are open to offering this post on either a permanent basis or as a 2 year fixed term contract/secondment opportunity.

We invite you to contact Julie Noble, Deputy Director of Education, Diocese of Leeds to find out more about this unique and exciting opportunity.  Visits to the schools are also encouraged.  Tel: 0113 261 8040   Email: evangelisation.admin@dioceseofleeds.org.uk  

Application forms and packs can be downloaded from this page. Completed application forms should be emailed to evangelisation.admin@dioceseofleeds.org.uk marked for the attention of Julie Noble.

Closing date:  Friday 8th September 2017
Interviews:  Thursday 21st and Friday 22nd September 2017

The Diocese of Leeds is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of all children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.   

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More about Blessed Peter Snow Catholic Academy Trust
Address: C/o St John Fisher Catholic Voluntary Academy, Oxford Rd, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, WF13 4LL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1924 527000