Head of Academy Macaulay Primary Academy, Grimsby, Lincolnshire

Job description

Macaulay Primary Primary Academy are seeking to appoint a dynamic, committed and innovative individual to join our Trust in the role of Head of Academy. At this key time in the academy’s development we require an ambitious, determined and committed individual to secure further positive outcomes for our young people, staff, families, schools and the wider community.

Through strong leadership, enthusiasm for learning and the ability to inspire and motivate others as a role model, you will harness the key strengths and energy of the academy.

This post will provide opportunities to establish innovative ways of leading and managing learning as well as allowing the development of creative approaches and solutions which will further raise standards and create a climate of success for everyone.

The Head of Academy will have the required leadership experience, vision and ambition coupled with strong management and communication skills to motivate the staff team, student body and community to secure rapid and sustainable improvement, building capacity in teaching, leadership and support at all levels.

The desire and ability to achieve challenging targets for high standards of behaviour, progress and attainment across and beyond the academy is essential.

The post offers the opportunity to join the senior leadership team in an academy that benefits from being part of a significant multi academy trust and is committed to making a difference to communities on a local level, while individually improving the life chances of all young people.

Visits to the academy would be warmly welcomed by appointment. Please contact Polly Yarborough on 01472 356232 if you would like to arrange a visit.

For more information and to apply for this position please visit our website at http://recruitment.deltatrust.org.uk

Closing Date: Friday 27 September 2019 at 12 noon
Interview Date: w/c 7 October 2019

Delta Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure.

Essential educational requirements

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Essential qualifications

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Essential skills and experience

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About Macaulay Primary Academy

Macaulay Primary School is a great place to learn and work. Our school motto is ‘Reaching for the Stars’ and we believe that all children, irrespective of their background, can succeed and achieve their ambitions. We provide a happy, caring, safe and stimulating environment where learning is fun and everyone is encouraged to reach their full potential and attaining the highest possible standards is at the heart of all we do. We aim to broaden children’s minds and raise their aspirations. There is a ‘can do’ approach from both staff and children with everyone working together, striving to make our school the best that it can be. The culture of the school is one in which staff and pupils are continually learning; work collaboratively and are determined to succeed. The principles of nurturing lie at the heart of our school and drive everything we do. We work hard to remove barriers to learning and we place great emphasis on academic achievement, ensuring that children have the necessary skills, knowledge and attitudes to prepare them for life.

Macaulay Street, Grimsby, Lincolnshire, DN31 2ES
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