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  • Start date details

    April or September 2023 start

  • Closing date

    27 January 2023 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    10 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Leadership point 11 - 15 (£56,796 - £62,561)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Clarion Academy Trust are seeking to appoint an outstanding Assistant Head to join our Leadership team at Pakefield High School, Lowestoft. The position of AHT: Raising Achievement will have strategic responsibility and accountability for the Pupil Premium budget, and the effectiveness of its deployment at the school. The role will also focus on a holistic view of raising achievement across the school, using the NTP funding, assemblies, trips and visits, extra-curricular opportunities and careers as methods of raising aspirations across the school. These are the anticipated roles and responsibilities for the post, but can be adapted for the right candidate.

If you an experienced middle leader who is ready for Leadership or if you are an existing Senior Leader ready for a change, this post is ideal for you.

You will be someone who understands and enjoys working with young people, is well organised, flexible, adaptable and enjoys variety in your work. You will be an excellent communicator with the ability to motivate students and gain their respect. The successful candidate will be able to influence and motivate others via their own excellent inter-personal and communication skills.

What the school offers its staff

Your opportunity

By joining Pakefield High School, you will become part of a staff dedicated to and passionate about securing the best possible outcomes for our young people.

Further details about the role

If you would like an informal conversation regarding the post, please contact Dan Bagshaw - Head of School on 01502 530750.

For more information and a full application pack including job description and person specification, please see our website www.pakefield.org.uk or email info@clarionacademytrust.org.uk to request a pack.

Please return application forms to Pakefield High School, London Road, Pakefield, Lowestoft Suffolk NR33 7AQ. Tel: (01502) 530750 or Email: info@clarionacademytrust.org.uk

Closing Date: 3.00pm on Friday 27 January 2023

Interviews to be held week commencing Monday 6 February 2023

Commitment to safeguarding

Clarion Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people across its schools and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to complete an enhanced DBS, and have checks carried out with previous employers. We are an equal opportunities employer.

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About Pakefield High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
691 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01502 530750

Arranging a visit to Pakefield High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email info@pakefield.org.uk.

School location

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