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  • Earliest start date

    17 April 2023

  • Latest start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    8 February 2023 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    9 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

CET LB10 to LB17 (£69,760 to £85,020)

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • QTS (e.g., Cert. Ed. B.Ed or other 1st degree with PCGE)
  • A higher degree or further professional qualifications
  • Management/leadership qualification at whole Trust level e.g., MA (Ed), MA or other post graduate study
  • Experience of leading CPD
  • Proven track record in raising standards

What the school offers its staff

Working for Chancery Education Trust, means you can be assured that you will be contributing to our mission to enable every child to achieve their best. All our academies work collaboratively to share best practice and are supported by the expertise within the central team to enable them to focus on

teaching and learning. As a Chancery Education Trust employee, you will receive excellent opportunities for career progression and access to bespoke CPD to enhance your professional growth.

At the heart of what we do is staff development and we are very proud of our Investors in People Gold Accreditation, which is awarded to only 2% of institutions, nationally.

Private Healthcare following 1 year's service

Further details about the role

We have a fantastic opportunity for a dedicated and inspirational Head of School of Pickhurst Academy with further opportunities to move across the Trust. The successful candidate will be an experienced senior leader with a proven track record of school improvement. You will be able to draw on the central support of the Multi-Academy Trust to help develop a strong ethos and secure the highest standards.

For first time Head of Schools, we can provide close support in the form of mentoring from an experienced Head of School in another Academy within the Chancery Education Trust and a individually tailored Accelerated Head of School Programme designed to prepare you for the role. For existing Headteachers, we can offer opportunities to progress to Executive Headship in the future.

Commitment to safeguarding

Chancery Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants.

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About Pickhurst Academy

School type
Academy, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
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School size
501 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Phone number
0208 462 5867

Arranging a visit to Pickhurst Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email sfloyd@pickhurst.com.

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