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Head of Academy

Pennyman Primary Academy, Middlesbrough, Cleveland

Job details

Job role Leadership
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary L14 to 19 (£56,579 - £63,975) FTE

Job summary

This Head of Academy role is varied and complex in scope and would therefore be ideally suited to an innovative, forward-thinking school leader who has an unequivocal commitment to serve children and their families with a commendable proven impact. Being able to demonstrate this for outcomes and life opportunities for children in areas of disadvantage, including for those with special needs would be advantageous. An understanding of excellent teaching and learning practice, theory and research would also be needed in order to engage and support an already talented staff team and to support the academy on its continuous development journey. Equally, an unwavering commitment to work in partnership with a range of multi-agency personnel along with a range of stakeholders including our supportive parents and community, would be essential.

The Head of Academy will lead on the complex day-to-day running of the academy and be responsible for managing the provision and site. They would also be a key stakeholder in forming the strategic development of leadership, teaching and learning as well as the associated provision across school. All whilst being an outstanding role model. The Head of Pennyman Primary Academy will be closely supported in their role by the Executive Head Teacher, an incredibly able staff, including a phenomenally talented leadership team.

The Executive Head Teacher and the Trust acknowledge the importance of the role of the Head of Academy and are committed to life-long professional development for all staff. Therefore you will be actively offered long term support, encouragement, a bespoke CPD package as well as a shared leadership offer across the Trust, in addition to constructive challenge and support.

Applying for the job

Application packs can be downloaded or printed directly from the Trust website www.teesvalleyeducation.co.uk or requested from the academy. Only applications via the Trust’s official application form will be accepted. Please do not submit a CV as substitute for part or full application form, the information will not be accepted or considered.

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 412 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Pennyman Primary Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email lucy.simpson@tved.org.uk

About Pennyman Primary Academy

Pennyman Primary Academy is a large, complex academy for over 400 children. This includes a specialist designated unit provision for around 55 children. Therefore, Pennyman is a fully inclusive and exciting learning community, where unlocking each child’s unique potential is at the heart of learning. This is reflected in the Pennyman motto ‘Every Child, Every Chance, Every Day’.

Arranging a visit to Pennyman Primary Academy

Visits to the academy are actively encouraged and should be arranged by contacting Mrs Lucy Simpson, PA to the Executive Head Teacher, on 01642 304406.

During the visits, masks will be provided and there will be no access to classroom bubbles.

School location

Fulbeck Road, Middlesbrough, Cleveland, TS3 0QS