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  • Closing date

    28 February 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    29 January 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Leadership Scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Executive Headteacher role is the most senior role within BCA and as such is responsible for setting the vision for the Academy. Through the wider Academy team and in partnership with the executive leadership team, this role is responsible for setting and delivering against the key strategic objectives of the Academy.

You will be a dynamic and compassionate leader with the ability to set a clear direction of travel and inspire others to achieve this. You will understand the importance of supporting others within your team whilst at the same time holding them accountable to deliver results. You are someone who can think ‘outside the box’ in order to achieve the best outcomes for colleague and the community. As a skilled leader, you bring a strong operations management skill set as well as a high level of emotional intelligence.

Reporting to our Trust Leader and supported by the Trust Leadership Team, you will be committed to designing the Academy Development Plan for the school as well as working with colleagues across the Trust to develop the curriculum.You will bring senior leadership experience in education as well as strong interpersonal skills and a demonstrable track record in cultivating innovation.A commitment to contributing to the wider development and strategic direction of the Trust as a member of the Leadership Team is essential.

What the school offers its staff

A relocation package would be made available for the right candidate.

Helping you achieve a good work life balance is important to us. Lots of our colleagues work flexibly including part time hours and/or job shares and we are happy to discuss these opportunities with you.

Commitment to safeguarding

Bridgwater College Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share its commitment. Our mission is that all children achieve. A criminal disclosure check will be requested for any applicant who is offered a position.

Applying for the job

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About Bridgwater College Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 16
School size
1568 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 16

Bridgwater College Academy is a mixed all-through Academy which combines both primary and secondary education for pupils aged 3 to 16. The academy, which is sponsored by Bridgwater College, is located in Bridgwater, Somerset, England.

Arranging a visit to Bridgwater College Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@bridgwatercollegeacademy.org.

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