Principal, Bristol

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Barton Hill AcademyBristol

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Start date: April or September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Highly Competitive (and includes Health Cash Plan and valuable Benefits Package)
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking an inspirational and forward think Principal to lead our academy who is highly ambitious for pupils, a strategic thinker, committed to rapidly raising standards and has significant proven experience of their impact on pupil progress and school transformation. We need an experienced, high performing leader with the energy and passion to change lives and who can make what others may deem the impossible a reality. In return we will give you every professional opportunity and support to succeed.  

This is an extremely exciting time for the Academy as it has become part of Venturers Trust, a new Multi Academy Trust based in Bristol and comprising Primary, Secondary, all-age schools and a Special school. The Trust has 3,200 pupils and 700 staff and is sponsored by the Society of Merchant Venturers and the University of Bristol.

This is an excellent opportunity for an outstanding leader to help shape the future direction of the Academy and its place within the Trust and to work within a dynamic team of school leaders.

To arrange a visit to the Academy, please contact Jane Drew, HR Manager at

For full details and an application pack please visit the Work With Us section of the Academy’s website

School visits: 26th & 27th September 2017. Please contact to book a place.

Closing date: Monday 9th October 2017 at 12 noon

Interviews: 19th & 20th October 2017

Barton Hill Academy is part of Venturers Trust and is committed to equality, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all staff.

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More about Barton Hill Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Queen Ann Road, Barton Hill, Bristol, BS5 9TX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 117 9030407