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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    17 January 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    6 December 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£78,010 - £112,601

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking an exceptionally talented individual, who will provide highly effective leadership of Harton Academy, part of The Illuminare Multi-Academy Trust. You will already have significant experience at a senior level, with a proven track record of leadership in a school or academy.

Ready to start in September 2023, you will be able to show that you:

  • Have experience, skills and determination in leading a large academy;
  • Will lead a team to ensure we provide every student with an outstanding quality of education;
  • Be a highly effective and resilient leader, with a passion for developing others;
  • Demonstrate excellent interpersonal and communication skills with all our stakeholders;
  • Be experienced, knowledgeable and effective in all safeguarding practices;
  • Hold high expectations for every member of the academy community ensuring that we promote the highest standards of achievement;
  • Be forward thinking, open to challenge, and to new ways of working.

What the school offers its staff

Harton Academy is the largest secondary school in the Borough of South Tyneside, with over 1600 students on roll and over 200 members of staff, therefore, this post is ideal for an existing Headteacher / Principal who can demonstrate their success in their current role, and who is looking for the next step in their career.

Commitment to safeguarding

Harton Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Information about criminal records, declarations and other checks can be found on ourwebsite, in the recruitment section.

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About Harton Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1652 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Arranging a visit to Harton Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email plynn@hartonacademy.co.uk.

School location

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