Principal, Coventry

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Seva SchoolCoventry

Date posted:
Start date: To be negotiated
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £66,364 - £78,777 per year (L21 - L28)
Contract term: Permanent

Service ,Excellence, Virtues and Aspiration…... 

SEVA School is a Free School based on Sikh ethos and principles – Service, Excellence, Virtues, Aspiration. 

We are an all-through school based in Coventry in the West Midlands. Age range – Reception to Year 11.We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, committed and innovative individual to join our Trust in the role of Principal. 

We have approximately 550  pupils on roll and part of the job of Principal will be to grow the school, with the potential of opening Nursery and Sixth Form provision. Ofsted has judged Behaviour and Early Years Foundation Stage provision as good in the most recent inspection. Our KS2 results are well above the national average in all subjects; including at greater depth. 

The  academic year of 2019-2020 will be the first cohort of students who will be taking their GCSEs. 

This is an exciting opportunity to join an ambitious school, which has become established and is making rapid progress. This opportunity will be of interest to those with a creative mind and high aspirations. You will be leading the school through a multi million pound development of the site and sports facilities, that include a state of the arts sports’ hall and green space. 

We expect candidates to visit the school and appointments should be made via the school office on 024 7798 9716. Visits to the school to take place week commencing 9th March 2020 . Application forms can be downloaded from our website and  completed by 12 noon Friday 3rd April 2020.  If you would like to have an initial discussion or to submit your application by email please contact Mrs J Kaur on

We do hope you decide to apply for this unique opportunity to support our school journey through to outstanding. We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all backgrounds. SEVA School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils, applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

More about Seva School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 16 years
Denomination: Sikh
Address: Link House, Eden Road, Coventry, West Midlands, CV2 2TB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 2477 987619