Headteacher and Interim Chief Executive Officer, Worcestershire

Closing date:Expiring soon

Bredon Hill AcademyWorcestershire

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L18 - L24
Contract term: Permanent

Bredon Hill Academy and The Hill Trust are looking to appoint a Headteacher and Interim Chief Executive Officer.

Candidates need to:

  • Have at least 3 years experience in senior management in a middle or secondary school
  • Have specialist subject teaching experience in more than one school
  • Have proven decision-making ability and leadership skills 
  • Have a vision to build on the school’s current success 
  • See parents and carers as integral players in the development of pupils.
  • Be focussed on the ‘whole child’s development’, spiritual, social, emotional as well as academic.

Currently a standalone Trust, The Hill Trust seeks to grow to a MAT, during which the roles and responsibilities of the CEO will evolve.

Bredon Hill is a popular and over-subscribed school, awarded ‘Outstanding’ at its last inspection.

We have delightful pupils who have a real thirst for learning.  Staff are incredibly supportive of each other and are committed to working together to improve pupil outcomes.

Please visit our website to get a flavour of the school or make an appointment to visit before applying.

Bredon Hill Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to recognise and share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check and obtain medical clearance.

Candidates can apply by completing the Academy’s application form (no C.V.s please) and writing an accompanying letter of no more than two sides of A4, addressing what experience they have that makes them suitable for this role.

An application form, together with additional information, can be found on our website (www.bredon.worcs.sch.uk).

Visits to the school are welcomed and can be arranged through Mrs Norman in the school office.

Please send your electronic application to recruitment@bredon.worcs.sch.uk but a scanned signature will be required.  Alternatively please post your application to:

Mr P J Sagar, M.B.E.
Chair of Directors
Bredon Hill Academy
Elmley Road
Ashton Under Hill
WR11 7SW

Visits to the school:
Thursday 7th February 2019
Friday 8th February 2019

Closing date for applications: 3.00pm on Friday 1st March 2019

Interview date: Between the 4th and 11th April 2019

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More about Bredon Hill Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 10 - 13 years
Address: Elmley Road, Ashton-under-Hill, Evesham, Worcestershire, WR11 7SW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1386 881426
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Bredon Hill Academy is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational middle school situated near Evesham, Worcestershire. It is a state school supported by a multi-academy trust called The Hill Trust. A smaller than average-sized secondary school, Bredo...