Headteacher, Winchester

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Barton Farm AcademyWinchester

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Start date: April 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L12-21 (£51,639-£63,778) with future progression to L24
Contract term: Permanent

The University of Winchester Academy Trust is looking for a creative and inspirational headteacher to lead our first brand new primary academy in Winchester. We have an ambitious vision for Barton Farm Academy and we are looking for a leader who shares our commitment to values-driven education to make that vision a reality.

Barton Farm Academy is a 2FE primary school which will serve a new housing development to the north of Winchester. As an experienced leader, this is a unique opportunity to shape the learning environment, the curriculum and your own team to develop an innovative, aspirational and inclusive academy which is at the heart of its new community.

The headteacher will benefit from the support of our sponsor, the University of Winchester, an outstanding provider of teacher education. You will be as excited as we are about the opportunities to work in partnership with the University to create an academy which is recognised for its inspirational and evidence-based learning.

For an informal conversation about the post, please contact either Dr Janice De Sousa (Dean of Education, Health and Social Care) 01962 827432 or Alison Lawrence (Senior Project Manager) 01962 827263.

Apply now

Candidates should complete the application form and return it via email to Uwinat@winchester.ac.uk or by post to Alison Lawrence, Senior Project Manager, University of Winchester Academy Trust, University of Winchester, Sparkford Road, Winchester SO22 4NR.

Applications must be received no later than 5pm on Friday 29th September 2017.

Interviews will take place on the 7th and 8th November 2017.


The University of Winchester 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. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

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More about Barton Farm Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Kings Barton, Andover Road, Winchester, Hampshire, SO22 6AX, United Kingdom