Principal, London SW17 0AQ

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Burntwood - An Academy for GirlsLondon SW17 0AQ

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Group 8
Contract term: Permanent


Burntwood is a popular, highly successful, multi-cultural school for girls with a mixed 6th Form. We put equality, safeguarding and inclusion at the heart of our ethos.

We have the UNICEF Rights Respecting ‘Gold’ award and our recent, Stirling Prize winning, rebuild means we work in a world class environment.

This is an exciting time to lead this vibrant, growing community and develop our new MAT. You will have a highly capable, loyal team with a good balance of experienced staff and those who are more recently qualified.

Our diverse cohort is highly aspirational and provides endless inspiration.

We are committed to academic success whilst ensuring all areas of the Curriculum are equally represented and celebrated.

For further information or to arrange a school visit please contact Howard Jackson on Email: or Tel: 020 8946 6201

An application pack can be found on our website -

School visits: 18th January (pm)
Closing date: 29th January, 1pm
Interview dates: 6th & 7th February

As part of our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, all employees within schools are required to undergo an enhanced DBS check. Burntwood School is an equal opportunities employer.

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More about Burntwood - An Academy for Girls
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Burntwood Lane, London, SW17 0AQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8946 6201
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Burntwood is a highly successful academy for girls.  We are an 11-19 comprehensive school with 1800 students, of whom 400 are in our mixed Sixth Form.  Many of our students progress to our Sixth Form and the vast majority then on to univers...