Headteacher, Nottingham

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Jubilee L.E.A.D AcademyNottingham

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Highly competitive for a suitably qualified and experienced candidate
Contract term: Permanent

Jubilee Academy is part of the L.E.A.D. Academy Trust, which was recently named by Ofsted's former Chief Inspector, Sir Michael Wilshaw, as a "high performer" and that it should be used as an example to others.

Jubilee Academy 3-11 primary academy based in Nottingham with just over 450 pupils on roll. L.E.A.D Academy Trust are seeking a visionary leader to join us with the skills, experience and drive to move the academy forward and raise standards.

Everything we do at Jubilee is about giving each of our children an outstanding education which will transform their lives. We believe that through positive attitudes and relationships, supportive teamwork and collaborative partnerships between colleagues, governors, parents and the wider community, it is possible to meet the needs of all our children. In a safe, secure and stimulating environment, differences are celebrated and pupil's voices are heard.

Through the Trust’s expertise, strong leadership and a creative curriculum we aim to equip each child with the skills they need for lifelong learning. We have high expectations of mutual respect and aim to develop confident learners who are proud of their achievements and enjoy coming to school.

The role of the Head teacher will be to provide strategic leadership and professional management for the Jubilee Academy . This will secure success and improvement for the academy; ensure high quality education and personalised learning for all its pupils and high standards and achievement in all areas of the academy’s work. The Trust will expect the Head teacher to lead by personal example in demonstrating a full and professional commitment to excellence in education.

We are looking for an exceptional communicator who has a clear understanding of how to develop our school. You will have high expectations of pupils’ achievement and behaviour. You will be able to engage, motivate and excite pupils to learn. Your colleagues, the parents and other key stakeholders will trust and respect your leadership so that your vision can be achieved. Previous senior leadership experience is essential.

We are looking for someone who:

  • is an exceptional leader who leads by example with proven experience of accelerating progress and raising standards;
  • has the ability to communicate a clear vision for school improvement;
  • has the ability to work successfully with the community;
  • has the ability to lead a strategic team;

In return, the successful candidate will:

  • be joining a strong, dynamic team of professionals from a leading academy trust;
  • be supported through a comprehensive professional development programme;
  • work in a school with high aspirations for all its pupils and staff;
  • be provided with excellent career opportunities;
  • be given a highly competitive salary, negotiable according to experience and track record;

This is a superb opportunity to develop and progress professionally and to impact upon children’s learning.

For further information, for an informal and confidential discussion about the role or to discuss the application process please contact Chris Gartner at Hays Leadership Appointments.

Chris Gartner
Hays Leadership Appointments
Tel: 07595646645
Email: chris.gartner@hays.com

Closing deadline for applications: Friday 22nd of September at 9:00 am


Jubilee Academy and the LEAD 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. Our commitment is underpinned by robust processes and procedures that seek to maximise opportunity, minimise risk and continuously promote a culture of safeguarding amongst our workforce.

All offers of employment are subject to the satisfactory completion of checks and references, including an enhanced DBS check which must be maintained throughout the period of employment. The Trust is an Equal Opportunities employer.

Jubilee Academy, Nottingham - L.E.A.D Academy Trust

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More about Jubilee L.E.A.D Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Highwood Avenue, Bilborough, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG8 3AF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 115 9155719