Executive Principal, East Sussex

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Bexhill AcademyEast Sussex

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent

Bexhill Academy is seeking a leader to join the school during a period of success and opportunity. The present senior leadership team has taken the Academy from many years  in special measures to being rated as a ‘Good’ school by Ofsted in May 2017. At the same time, the school buildings have been completely renovated, and which now provide excellent facilities and an outstanding learning environment.

After this considerable turnaround, the Board is now looking for an outstanding leader with the ambition to take the Academy much further from Good to Outstanding and beyond.

The next Executive Principal will not only provide overall leadership to the Academy, but will also be expected to share the Board’s ambition to create a multi-academy trust across East Sussex. This is a broad, challenging role, which requires the post-holder to articulate a vision for the future and to transform the lives of young people through education. This person will be an exceptional leader, with a keen sense of ambition, energy and enthusiasm.

The successful candidate will be excited by the opportunities presented by an academy environment. They will support the Academy’s stimulating and diverse curriculum, designed to offer a challenge to all abilities. They will encourage students to take risks, whilst working creatively to make the best use of technology resources. The school also offers extensive support to those students who are gifted and talented, as well as those with Special Educational Needs, learning difficulties and disabilities.

Current Prospectus: https://issuu.com/fsedesign/docs/issuu_amended_bexhill

Bexhill Academy applies Safer Recruitment, and any offer of employment will be subject to the satisfactory outcome of reference and DBS checks.

Saxton Bampfylde Ltd is acting as an employment agency advisor to Bexhill Academy on this appointment. For further information about the role, including details about how to apply, please visit www.saxbam.com/appointments using reference GAHAOA. Alternatively telephone +44 (0)20 7227 0880 (during office hours). Applications should be received by noon on Thursday, 28 November at 12:00.

More about Bexhill Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Gunters Lane, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex, TN39 4BY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1424 730722

BEXHILL ACADEMY – an Attwood Academy we are an exciting and rewarding place to work Bexhill Academy is a mixed, non-denominational, non-selective secondary school situated in Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex.

The school has approximately 1,270 pupils aged...