Principal, Brixton, South London

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Trinity AcademyBrixton, South London

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L27-L31 (Inner London – equivalent)
Contract term: Permanent

Trinity Academy, located in the heart of Brixton, is looking for a new Principal with a clear understanding of what makes a great school and the character and determination to ensure all our pupils receive an excellent education.

Are you:

  • Focused on academic rigour and very high standards of behaviour?
  • Equipped to embed a knowledge-based curriculum and keen to develop innovative and effective teaching and learning practice?
  • A leader who can deliver a brand new Sixth Form in 2019? 
  • A self-starter with entrepreneurial drive and a healthy disdain for bureaucracy?

In return we offer:

  • Excellent benefits package including private health insurance.
  • Extended school holidays.
  • An excellent working environment in a brand new building with the most up to date technology.
  • A great career opportunity.
  • The chance to transform the lives of many seriously disadvantaged children for the better.

Trinity Academy is a free school that opened in 2014. The school has grown a year group at a time and today has pupils from Year 7 to Year 10. When full, Trinity Academy will have 840 pupils on roll, including a Sixth Form that will open in 2019. 

Determined to become one of the best schools in South London, we have attracted a team of enthusiastic and highly motivated teachers who deliver teaching that achieves high standards of learning and progress. Our first Ofsted inspection in 2017 judged us as Good across all areas.

We moved into brand new, state of the art accommodation in September 2017. 

We have a strong commitment to the continuing professional development of all of our staff and gained Investors in People recognition in 2015.

If you are excited by this unique opportunity to join us on the next stage of our development, we would be keen to hear from you.

Candidate Open Mornings: 18/19th April, 9am 

Closing date: 23rd April 2018, Noon 

Interviews: w/c 30th April 2018.

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More about Trinity Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: 56 Brixton Hill, Brixton, London, SW2 1QS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 203 126 4993
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Trinity Academy is a mainstream secondary school with a sixth form located in Brixton, south-west London. This co-educational free school caters for students aged 11-18 and was opened in 2014. It can accommodate up to 840 students at full capacity.&n...