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  • Start date details

    September 2023

  • Closing date

    11 April 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    22 March 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher
  • Deputy headteacher
  • Assistant headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Full time: Usually at least 27.5 hrs a week

Contract type


Pay scale

L32 - L38

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for applicants with a consistent and proven track record as a Headteacher / senior leader within the secondary sector. You will have experience of driving school improvement and possess leadership qualities that motivate and drive forward individuals and teams to be successful.

What the school offers its staff

Workington Academy is a rapidly growing and improving 11-18 comprehensive school on the North West coast of Cumbria, serving the community of Workington and the surrounding area. Part of Cumbria Education Trust, we are a family of schools who share the same vision for our community, to ‘Be the best that you can be.’

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Workington Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1187 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

School location

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