This job expired on 20 October 2021

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2022

  • Application deadline

    20 October 2021 at 5:00pm

  • Date listed

    24 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
£62,066 - £67,556 (L11 -L15 Inner London)

Job summary

We are seeking committed, positive and ambitious candidates who are:
Innovative, creative and strategic thinkers;

Resilient and confident leaders with a passion for working at all tiers of a school and organisation;

Able to lead, motivate, challenge and inspire whole school communities;

Able to demonstrate an ability to teach and model the highest possible standards of learning and teaching;

Dynamic and enthusiastic with the vision and energy to help lead schools to excellence;
Friendly and approachable with excellent communication skills and a passion for teaching;

Experienced in school improvement with a proven track record of success and strong leadership in developing teaching and learning.

We can offer you:
Rapid and structured career progression - our growth and your growth are linked;

Competitive salaries and performance related incentives;

Vibrant schools situated in a culturally diverse area across the country with exposure to a wide range of settings and rewards;

Lively, friendly and aspirational children who are determined to make the most of their schooling.

Innovative CPD which is of the highest quality.

A supportive and forward thinking Trust Board and Senior Executive; and
An employer who is constantly seeking to moderate and reduce the workload on all staff through innovation and use of related technologies.

The Lion Academy Trust is a non-profit making educational charity with over twenty years of experience in running schools in and around London and is growing to meet the demand of schools in need of support nationally, through our two new hubs.

The Lion Academy Trust is a sponsor of schools in need of a structural and education change to how they operate for the benefit of their pupils and local communities. Successful candidates need to share our no excuses and have an inherent belief that all children, irrespective of context or background have the right to an outstanding education and can succeed.

If you are looking to become a Head in an organisation that has a proven track record of promoting staff with the right skills, attitude and disposition into senior leadership posts, we offer amazing opportunities for mentorship, leadership development and training to further your career in a supportive and secure environment.

The successful candidate will work closely with the Trust Executives and the trust board to move our school forward, ensuring that our pupils have the best possible education and school experience.

We support a range of school improvement services including brokering support from our Specialist Leaders of Education to assist other schools.

We run a series of internal networks including NQTs, subject leaders, EYFS leaders, SEN and Inclusion leaders. Alongside our internal programmes we also facilitate and host licensed national programmes such as National Professional Qualification for Senior Leaders, Middle Leaders and Head teachers.

Lion Academy Trust have high expectations, ambitious and hardworking staff and above all happy and enthusiastic children with a thirst for learning.

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Free School, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
School size
384 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Contact phone number

About Brook House Primary School

Brook House Primary School (part of The Lion Academy Trust) is looking to recruit an outstanding, enthusiastic, innovative and committed Deputy Headteacher to support the school’s continual improvement. This will be working alongside other Deputy Headteachers, Heads of School and the wider trust executive team. If you are excited by innovation and challenge, and if you are energised by opportunities to lead, develop and share your practice, whilst learning with your colleagues and from the children you work with, then we look forward to hearing from you.

Arranging a visit to Brook House Primary School

Please contact Miss Galoni on 020 8465 6226 or to arrange a school visit

School location

881 High Road, London, N17 8EY

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