15 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    01.01.2025 or earlier if possible

  • Closing date

    3 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    1 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale

L29 to L35

What skills and experience we're looking for

Following the retirement of our Headteacher, Alleyne’s Academy is looking for an inspirational new leader to build on our existing strengths, position the school at the heart of the community, and support our students, both pastorally and academically to realise their highest potential.

We are fortunate to have an experienced, dedicated staff team committed to providing an outstanding education and we achieve consistently good academic results. In 2022-23 our KS4 attainment 8 was 50.3 with added value of +0.2 which is ninth in the county. Our sixth form students average B- at A Level ranking 2nd for state sixth forms in the county and Distinction- for Applied General.

Our team value the importance of our student personal development and work hard to provide exciting and varied enrichment opportunities. We would encourage you to visit our website and Facebook page to see our wonderful community of staff and pupils.

We are proud of our school and are looking for someone special who will share our pride and ambition. This includes :-

  • Working with the whole school community to build on our ethos and values to shape the future.
  • Building on existing academic strengths to provide an outstanding education for all students.
  • Being an ambassador for the school, developing strong relationships to put the school at the heart of the community.
  • Having the emotional intelligence and drive to bring everyone with them; students, staff and families; to value and inspire.

The role offers a very special exciting opportunity to be the Headteacher of the town’s only High School. Please come and see us to find out more.

What the school offers its staff

Alleyne’s Academy is a Single Academy Trust High School and Sixth Form in the attractive and growing market town of Stone, Staffordshire which sits on the picturesque Trent & Mersey canal. We have a three-tier school system, with ten First Schools in the town and surrounding villages, and two Middle Schools.

Further details about the role

Interview Days

Monday 17th and Tuesday 18th June

How to apply

Further details and an application form may be obtained from Mrs M Barnes, PA to Senior Leadership Team m.barnes@alleynes.staffs.sch.uk or (01785) 337400

School Visit

We would welcome you to visit our school and have a tour, on either Friday 10th May, Wednesday 15th May or Tuesday 4th June from 9.00 to 11.00am. Please contact m.barnes@alleynes.staffs.sch.uk to arrange your visit.

References will be taken up prior to interview in line with our Keeping Children Safe in Education obligations

Commitment to safeguarding

This Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS clearance and pre-employment checks in accordance with Keeping Children Safe in Education.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to m.barnes@alleynes.staffs.sch.uk

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About Alleyne's Academy

School type
Academy, ages 13 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
903 pupils enrolled
Age range
13 to 18
Phone number
01785 337400

Alleyne’s is a popular 13-18 comprehensive school judged “Good” by OfSTED in 2019. The school is well-regarded within the community and has a reputation for high quality teaching.

Arranging a visit to Alleyne's Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email m.barnes@alleynes.staffs.sch.uk.

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