Executive Principal Four Dwellings Academy, Birmingham

Job description

Are you a remarkable leader that wants more?
More opportunity to inspire remarkable practice across two schools on one site, to transform the education provision and bring these two schools together to offer more children the inspiration to choose a REMARKABLE LIFE.
Executive Principal - Four Dwellings Primary Academy and Four Dwellings Academy

Combined NOR: 777
Combined Age range: 3-16

Four Dwellings Academy and Four Dwellings Primary Academy are situated in Quinton, a small town in western Birmingham and share a single site. We are part of a family of schools brought together by one common vision and passionate belief that each and every child can lead a remarkable life. An excellent education transforms lives and every pupil who attends one of our schools is given the support, care and opportunity they need to flourish. Which is where you come in.

Four Dwellings Academy is a 11-16 academy, with 518 pupils on role. Since converting to an AET academy in March 2013, Four Dwellings Academy has gone from strength to strength. Four Dwellings Academy has been recognised by Ofsted as a ‘good’ school.

Four Dwellings Primary Academy is a 3-11 academy, with 379 pupils on role. The academy is on a journey of rapid improvement and being judged by Ofsted as a ‘inadequate’ school.

Both academies serve a diverse, disadvantaged community.

You will be responsible for both schools from the moment of appointment, and with the support of the exceptional leadership team at Trust level you will realise the Trust’s longer term plans to amalgamate both into a single, all-through school in the future. You will lead the Heads of both sites to inspire each and every child to live a remarkable life.

This is a career-defining opportunity for an ambitious leader who is ready to lead two schools and able to propel them forward with the right support behind them.

Drawing on your deep educational knowledge and strong performance you will be eager for this influential role. You will be responsible for both schools with the longer-term plan in mind to amalgamate into an all-through school in the future. You will lead the Heads of School to inspire each and every child to live a remarkable life.

You will be joining the leading inclusive educational trust in the country - one where you have more opportunities to forge your own path, where your work is truly valued and where you will receive the recognition and rewards to motivate you to build on your achievements.

Find out more by calling Tanya Bentham, Head of Talent on 0203 947 5689 or email: recruitment@academiesenterprisetrust.org.

Join us to be part of something special and inspire their remarkable.

Closing date: Monday 17 February 2020

Interview date: Thursday 19 March 2020 (Four Dwellings Primary Academy & Four Dwellings Academy) and Thursday 26 March 2020 (London)

Essential educational requirements

We welcome applications from an experienced Headteacher who are currently working within a school leadership team who are looking to take the next step.

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Successful headship or a significant leadership role within a MAT and LA.

About Four Dwellings Academy

Dwellings Lane, Birmingham, B32 1RJ
Four Dwellings Academy website (opens in a new window)