Principal, Birmingham

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James Brindley AcademyBirmingham

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Group 8, L33-40
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

James Brindley is a multi-sited, multi-provision Academy that provides education for young people whilst either in hospital or unable to attend mainstream school due to their medical conditions, special educational needs or disability. We believe that every young person deserves an education which enables them to be the best they can be.

We are seeking a dynamic, collaborative and creative person who will lead our Academy on the next stage of development. This is a unique opportunity for someone who has high expectations, puts young people first, and distributes leadership effectively as part of a team. You will also need prior experience of working in a large organisation and have the acumen to deliver the financial and legal responsibilities the role brings.

We welcome applications for flexible working and proposals for co-headship will be considered.

For all enquiries, please contact Laura Szendy

For further details and to apply, please visit:

Closing date: Monday, 5th November 2018.

Interview dates: 20th and 21st November 2018.

All potential applicants are warmly welcomed to visit on one of the following dates:

17th October: 12:30pm - 4pm

23rd October: 8:30am - 12 noon

25th October: 4:30pm - 6:30pm

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people; the successful applicant must be willing to undergo an enhanced DBS and other relecant checks.

James Brindley  Academy, Bell Barn Road, Birmingham, B15 2AF | Tel: 0121 666 6409 

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More about James Brindley Academy
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 2 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Bell Barn Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B15 2AF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 666 6409
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