Headteacher, Chichester, West Sussex

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Central CE AcademyChichester, West Sussex

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Start date: Easter 2018 preferred
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £75,000 p.a. potential [OTE]
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


The Diocese of Chichester Academy Trust is seeking to appoint a Headteacher to the Trust to lead Central CE Academy, Chichester from Easter 2018. We need a resilient, dynamic, innovative practitioner with proven experience of rapid school improvement who will take full advantage of the freedoms an academy can offer in journeying towards educational excellence. 

Fully supported by the Trust, the candidate will provide robust strategic leadership and direction in ensuring a child-centred approach to education that enables continuous progressive improvement for all pupils' learning. Fostering confidence, ambition and motivation in staff, the candidate will promote and deliver a positive exciting and relevant learning experience for pupils, where teaching and learning will be consistently good.  

Central is a junior academy situated within 5 minutes' walk of the thriving historic city centre and cathedral. As a distinctive Christian academy, DCAT have aspirations for it to be the junior school of choice, striving for excellence and rooted in the life of the city and diocese. 

We welcome visits to the academy. Tel: 01273 425001 or email: contact@dcat.academy. To find out more please visit our website where you can download an information pack and application form. http://www.dcat.academy/

Safeguarding:- The Diocese of Chichester Academy Trust and Central CE Academy are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. New members of staff will be required to apply for Disclosure Service certification as part of the School’s staff recruitment process.

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More about Central CE Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 7 - 11 years
Address: Orchard Street, Chichester, West Sussex, PO19 1DQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1243 783709