Headteacher, Bath

Closing date:

Ralph Allen SchoolBath

Date posted:
Start date: January / April 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L28-L34
Contract term: Permanent

Your next leadership opportunity? 

Ralph Allen School, Bath is looking for a new Headteacher. The school is a high-achieving and inclusive learning community. We seek to be aspirational and innovative in everything we do and are ambitious to build on our strengths.

As a result of our Executive Principal’s promotion to the position of Chief Executive Officer of the Palladian Academy Trust, we are looking for a Headteacher to lead our school.

We are looking to appoint someone whose leadership and focused energy will inspire our community, helping to shape our future and move Ralph Allen School from good to great.

The school is a founding member of the Palladian Academy Trust, formed in 2016. This will bring significant opportunities for the future, as will our plans for curriculum and campus development, and city-wide collaboration.

We warmly welcome applications from both serving and aspiring headteachers.

The Palladian Academy Trust is an equal opportunities employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Key information

  • Headteacher
  • Ralph Allen School, Bath
  • Co-educational, non-denominational, over-subscribed 11-18 academy in the World Heritage city of Bath
  • NOR: 1150
  • ‘Teaching is consistently good and often outstanding’ – Ofsted February 2014
  • Salary: L28-L34
  • Start date: January / April 2018
  • Closing date for applications: 9am, Monday 25.09.2017
  • Interview dates: pm Tuesday 10.10.17, all day Wednesday 11.10.17 and Thursday 12.10.17 

For further information about the school and an application pack see: www.ralphallenschool.com

Please apply by 9am on the closing date of Monday 25 September, to recruitment@ralphallenschool.com. If you have not heard from us by 10 October, please assume that your application has not been successful. 

If you would like to visit the school, please contact Caroline Holden, School Manager:

c.holden@ralphallenschool.com, 01225 838901

Ralph Allen School

Claverton Down Road

Bath  BA2 7AD


Facebook Ralph Allen  Twitter @RalphAllenBath    

Job location

More about Ralph Allen School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Claverton Down Road, Combe Down, Bath, Somerset, BA2 7AD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1225 832936
employer gallery photo 0
employer gallery photo 1
employer gallery photo 2
employer gallery photo 3
employer gallery photo 4
employer gallery photo 5
employer gallery photo 6
employer gallery photo 7
employer gallery photo 8

Ralph Allen School is a co-educational, non-denominational, over-subscribed academy for students aged 11 to 18 years, situated in the World Heritage city of Bath.  Our ethos is one of achievement through respect, teamwork and personal best. &nbs...