- Key stage 3, Key stage 4
- £56,796 - £64,225 L11-L16
Assistant Headteacher job summary
Are you a passionate, dynamic and inspirational senior leader who is keen to take on your next challenge? Do you have a proven track record in educational leadership and have the highest expectations for yourself and those you work with?
We are seeking to appoint an Assistant Headteacher to take on the strategic role of Safeguarding Lead at The Eastbourne Academy, a medium, 11-18 school in Eastbourne. The Eastbourne Academy is part of Swale Academies Trust, a leading Multi-Academy Trust in the South East.
We are looking for a creative and collaborative leader who has experience of building teams and devising systems to ensure the highest of standards in both pupils and staff.
You will be joining the new Headteacher and many new leaders across the school in the exciting next phase for the Eastbourne Academy.
Swale Academies Trust provides an extensive network to empower all to achieve success. You will be supported and encouraged to work closely with the other schools in the Trust to share best practice.
If you have the ambition, resilience and determination to inspire the next generation of students and staff at The Eastbourne Academy, we look forward to receiving your application.
Applying for the job
If you are interested in this post, please contact Tara Ion for an informal discussion. Tara.firstname.lastname@example.org and 01323 514900
Completed applications should be sent to Tara Ion, email@example.com or by post to The Eastbourne Academy Burdick Road Eastbourne BN22 9RQ Please note, we cannot accept CVs.
If you experience any difficulty in completing the application form, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org or 01795 426091 (option 2)
In accordance with current GDPR compliance we will not keep any details / application forms on file once the position is filled.
Interview Date: 10/10/2022
Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is exempt from ROA and will require an enhanced DBS disclosureMore on how to apply (opens in a new tab)
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If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.
About The Eastbourne Academy
- School type
- Academy, ages 11 to 16
- School size
- 850 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 11 to 16
The Eastbourne Academy is a vibrant, successful and inclusive learning community, where students thrive.
As part of Swale Academies Trust, our students and staff have access to a range of exciting opportunities that will help them develop skills and find enjoyment in all aspects of school life. Our in-school Scholars programmes cater to a range of interests and allow for students to excel in an area of their choice, ranging from football and dance Scholars to those interested in science and technology.
Our curriculum, which is centred around Aspiration, Character and Employability, coupled with our values of Teamwork, Effort and Ambition, ensures that students are provided with the chance to achieve great outcomes.