Head Teacher Summerbank Primary Academy, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire

Job description

The Directors and CEO of The Societas Trust are seeking to appoint a dynamic, committed and inspirational Head Teacher to lead one of its academies, Summerbank Primary Academy, who will build on current good practice and bring fresh ideas to drive the academy forward, and will also perform a leading role in the development of the Trust as a member of the Trust’s Executive Board working collaboratively with the other Head Teachers and settings within the Trust. For more information about the Trust visit www.societastrust.org.uk

Essential educational requirements

Qualified to degree level or equivalent.
Qualified Teacher Status.

Essential qualifications

Qualified to degree level or equivalent.
Qualified Teacher Status.

Essential skills and experience

Substantial experience as a school leader.
Experience of working in more than one school context.
Experience and understanding of the needs and challenges of a culturally and socially diverse community.
Understand the development the whole school age range from 3 to 11 years.
A proven record of excellent classroom practice and innovative curriculum development.
Understanding and experience of organising, developing and motivating staff through career progression.
Understanding of current educational legislation and the new Ofsted framework and its impact on primary schools.
Substantial experience of school improvement planning, including its implementation, monitoring and evaluation.
Willingness to work closely with partner settings within the Trust to drive school improvement and further develop leadership.
Data analysis skills, and the ability to use data to set targets and identify areas for improvement.
Knowledge and experience of sound financial management.

Employee benefits

The Trust can offer you a very supportive and dedicated central team; excellent working conditions; entry to an occupational pension scheme; and a commitment to professional development.


About Summerbank Primary Academy

Address
Summerbank Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST6 5HA
Phase
Primary
Type
Academy
Website
Summerbank Primary Academy website (opens in a new window)