Principal, Syston, Leicestershire

Closing date:

Bradgate Education PartnershipSyston, Leicestershire

Date posted:
Start date: Summer Term 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £81,722 - £94,668Leadership L29 to L35
Contract term: Permanent



L29 – L35 (£81,722 to £94,668 per annum)

Start Date: Ideally 20th April 2020, this can be reviewed for the right candidate

We are seeking an ambitious and energetic leader who will be committed to futureproofing the school in the role of Principal for our Wreake Valley Academy. The Principal will be someone who identifies with our mission and values and someone who will be dedicated to working in partnership with schools and colleagues across the wider Trust.

Wreake Valley Academy is an 11 to 18 school which encompasses Bradgate Sixth Form. We are a school at the heart of the local community, providing a friendly, creative and purposeful learning environment.

The role at this point in time is a unique opportunity for someone to genuinely shape the future of the school and the Trust.

This role is not just about being the Principal and being an employee of the Trust, the role is about being an ambassador and an inspiration to students and colleagues. It is about genuinely developing education for the future…


  • Please visit our Trust website and download the application form.
  • Please submit an application form with a covering letter that outlines the following:
  1. What would be the biggest challenges for you in your first year of being Principal at Wreake Valley Academy? 
  2. What are the biggest challenges facing today’s generation of young people and how would you as Principal address these?
  • Send these documents to the Trust’s HR Manager, Lauren Gray at Email: 

Our Director of Schools, Dean Pomeroy, will be delighted to discuss this role with you in further detail and is available via the following contact details:


Telephone: 0116 478 3426

Application Closing Date: 12pm, Wednesday 22nd January 2020

Provisional Interview Date: 27th & 28th January 2020

We look forward to receiving your application!

More about Bradgate Education Partnership
Type: English Secondary Schools
Address: Trust Offices, Wreake Valley Academy, Parkstone Road, Syston, Leicestershire, LE7 1LY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 116 478 3426

The set-up of Bradgate Education Partnership was a unique one with 11 schools coming together on 1st September 2016,  we aspire to be Leicestershire’s leading multi academy trust. 

The Trust's core vision and mission is:

‘To create high q...