Headteacher, Devon

Closing date:

St Luke's Church of England SchoolDevon

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020 or earlier by agreement
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £85,000 - £95,000
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Salary: £85,000 - £95,000

Appointment type: Full Time 

Job term: Permanent

Closing Date: Midday, Friday 10th January 2020

Interview Date: TBA (either w/c 20th January or w/c 27th January 2020)

Required for: September 2020 or earlier by agreement

The Ted Wragg Trust is looking to appoint an inspirational, committed and exceptional Headteacher to take on one of the most exciting leadership opportunities in the South West. Joining the St Luke’s team at this time is a superb opportunity for a talented and ambitious leader who wants to make a lasting difference to the community they serve. 

 St Luke’s is an 11-16 school for 950 pupils situated on the East side of Exeter and occupies a fantastic purpose built state of the art facility. 

 The Ted Wragg Trust is a highly successful, ambitious Trust working with schools across Exeter. We want to continually push forward and take advantage of cutting edge research in education to be the best that we can be. The Trust believes that local schools working together can transform the life chances of children in whole communities. Our priority is to ensure that students, regardless of socio-economic background can grow, thrive and be successful.   

 With the full support of the Ted Wragg Trust leadership, you will work creatively and collaboratively to provide strategic and motivational leadership to raise standards and deliver the highest quality education. You will be a charismatic, innovative and inspirational leader, an excellent communicator and have a clear understanding of what the very best education looks like. You will have relentless personal drive and you must be able to demonstrate commitment to the values of the school and the Trust.   

This role will be challenging, yet extremely rewarding. We can offer you: 

  • a competitive salary – up to £85,000 – £95,000 negotiable for the right candidate;
  • state of the art buildings and facilities;
  • a strong network of senior leaders and Headteachers across our MAT and our TSA partners;
  • external coaching;
  • access to rich and diverse CPD opportunities;
  • access to a wide range of leadership progression;
  • a relocation package for exceptional candidates;
  • the opportunity to work with the most amazing students .

If you are passionate about providing life changing education for our students and are motivated to lead our school, we would encourage you to apply and look forward to receiving your application. 

Meeting Moira Marder, the Trust CEO and visits to St Luke’s prior to application and interview are positively encouraged. Please email Helen Scott to make an appointment on helen.scott@tedwraggtrust.co.uk  

Further details and an application form can be downloaded from the Ted Wragg Trust website https://www.tedwraggtrust.co.uk/vacancy/  

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and operate in accordance with the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before an appointment is confirmed.

This role requires the ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence and fluency in English.

More about St Luke's Church of England School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Controlled
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Harts Lane, Exeter, Devon, EX1 3RD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1392 204 600
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St Luke’s Church of England School is a mixed secondary school based in Exeter, Devon. It caters for students aged 11 to 16 and has approximately 920 pupils enrolled. St Luke’s Church of England schools vision is simply: we aspire to hel...