Principal, Barnet

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Saracens High SchoolBarnet

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Start date: April 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L24 - 39 Up to £102,173
Contract term: Permanent

Saracens High School is a brand new 11-18 free school opening in September 2018 for pupils aged 11-18, in the Colindale area of North London.

This is an exciting opportunity for a passionate and inspirational leader within secondary education to lead the way in establishing a new style of secondary school in North London. The first of its kind in the country, this will be chance for an ambitious educationalist to form and grow a secondary school based on an ethos and values that are embedded in the local community.

The new principal will be expected to develop a new style of curriculum underpinned by the Saracens values of discipline, honesty, hard work and humility, and to create a distinctive culture and philosophy so that from the moment a person enters the building they will know this is a school where the learner is empowered to “be the best that they can possibly be”; where the individual abilities of each pupil are recognised; and where coaching for life skills as well as academic excellence is at the core of all that the school does.

To apply for this post, please complete the application form and send it along with a supporting letter to

The closing date is 2nd October.

If you would to have an informal discuss about the role, please contact Susan Poole, Project Manager 07986 650086 or the email address above.

An open evening for prospective candidates will be held on Tuesday 26th September 4.00pm - 6.00pm. Please let us know if would like to attend and meet the Trustees and Governors.

Saracens Multi-Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be required to complete an Enhanced DBS check.

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More about Saracens High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Address: Lanacre Avenue, Colindale, Barnet, London, NW9 5FN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 203 675 7212