Principal, Wood Green, London

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Noel Park Primary SchoolWood Green, London

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Start date: January 2018 or as soon as possible there after
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Generous salary and relocation package available for an exceptional candidate
Contract term: Permanent

Noel Park is an amazing school … exciting and vibrant
Can you make us even better?

Noel Park is a thriving primary school serving a strong and supportive community.  Diversity is our strength and we are committed to helping every child succeed, whatever their background. Teaching and learning has transformed and our expectations are high.  We are seeking a Principal who has the energy, vision and drive to build on prior successes and lead our journey towards excellence.

Pride in academic excellence and commitment to an enriched curriculum is a must, as is a proven track record of success as Deputy Head or Head. 

You must be ambitious and able to:

  • Thrive within a positive atmosphere of high quality support and challenge
  • Have the ability to inspire, motivate and empower teams and individuals to achieve
  • Be a dynamic and innovative leader with a forward thinking and committed approach
  • Set high standards and expectations of pupil achievement and behavior
  • Take pride in academic excellence, whilst maintaining our commitment to an enriched curriculum
  • Be ready to work with parents and other stakeholders to build the school’s standing within the local community

Noel Park Primary School is part of Academies Enterprise Trust (AET) a network of 64 primary, secondary and special academies.  As a member of our network, we can offer you a professional learning journey, tailored to your individual needs. You will have the opportunity to work with our Primary Leaders across the Group, along with added opportunities of sharing within the AET network.  We also offer an attractive range of financial, health and well-being benefits.

Visits to the academy are warmly encouraged and can be arranged by contacting Jo Grabowska, Recruitment Manager at Tes, on 020 3194 3085 or  

For an informal discussion or for an application form, please contact Jo Grabowska on the contact details above.

Closing date: Monday 16 October 2017, noon
Interviews: Thursday 19 and Friday 20 October 2017

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent duty.

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More about Noel Park Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: (AET Academy), Gladstone Avenue, Wood Green, London, N22 6LH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8888 8967
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Thank you for your interest in working at Noel Park School. We are very proud and privileged to serve the young people in and around the Wood Green area of London.  We are a large, multi-cultural academy with 550+ pupils on roll from Nursery age...