22 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2023 or earlier if possible

  • Closing date

    22 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    25 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

L18-L24 (£69,588 - £80,410)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Be the best you can be at Broadfield Primary Academy.

Do you have the skills and ambition to rise to a challenge?

Are you someone who has high expectations and a desire to improve the life chances of primary school pupils?

We welcome applications from individuals wishing to work on a flexible basis.

Broadfield Primary Academy is a three-form primary school in Crawley and is one of six primaries within the Central region of The Kemnal Academies Trust (TKAT). Broadfield is a ‘good’ school which has developed its curriculum and improved since its last Ofsted. We are currently seeking an innovative and enthusiastic Headteacher who will build on the school’s existing strengths, to lead, motivate, develop, and inspire a school team that is passionately committed to giving pupils a wide range of real-life and enriching experiences.

Ouracademies are pivotal in ensuring our children get the best start in life, no matter what their background. As part of the TKAT network, we are committed to making sure that every child has access to an excellent education and real choices in life.

For this role, you will have demonstrable school leadership and management skills and experience, a commitment to professional development, and the personal qualities to build strong relationships with all stakeholders including parents, governors, and colleagues at all levels.

What the school offers its staff

The Headteacher will be responsible for the leadership, organisation, management and control of the School whilst working in partnership with key providers. You will be expected to promote and safeguard the welfare of the pupils for whom the School and governing body are responsible and those with whom they come into contact; to ensure a high-quality education for pupils and high standards of achievement. Headteachers are required to carry out the duties set out in Part 9 of the School Teacher’s Pay and Conditions Document.

Further details about the role

To apply, please download and complete an Application Form and return it tohr@tkat.orgwhich includes an outline of no more than 2 sides of A4, of what attracts you toBroadfieldPrimary Academy, your own values and how they relate to TKAT and the Academy values, and your qualities against the person specification.

In addition, and again on no more than 2 sides of A4, outline how you would expect your success to have impacted after 3 years, 1 year and your first term, referring to the Job Description.

For more information about this role please contact:

Gianni Bianchi (Director of Education) - 07960 025398


Working for TKAT:

Leadership within TKAT schools requires passion, understanding, empathy and above all, a genuine love for the profession. Our role is to support you by giving you the flexibility to work how and when you need to; to open up opportunities to develop your career; to take care of your wellbeing at work; to enable you to flourish as an individual and to offer the kind of rewards you can only find from improving the prospects and life chances for literally thousands of children and young people.

Our culture

#oneTKATfamily - Achieving more together

Our mission

TKAT is a Multi Academy Trust of 45 primary, secondary and special schools in the South and East of England. Our purpose is to work together as a community of schools to ensure that every child, whatever their background, receives a high quality education

Commitment to safeguarding

TKAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Offers of employment will be subject to the full Safer Recruitment process, including an enhanced disclosure and barring service check. Our Commitment - Equal, Inclusive, Diverse - TKAT is committed to inclusion, diversity and equality of opportunity by encouraging and welcoming differences, listening to individual experiences, aspirations and accomplishments and learning how to grow better together. We welcome applications from all suitable candidates, regardless of any protected characteristic; this includes applicants wishing to work flexibly.

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About Broadfield Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
540 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

School location

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