10 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    10 February 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    16 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2, Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

Dependant on experience

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are now looking to appoint a Headteacher to join our team. This is an essential role in the Trust to drive the school forward, inspiring, challenging and empowering staff along the way. The successful candidates work will directly correlate with that of the Trust leadership team, strategically coordinating roles to meet the school priorities and aims. You will be joining a dynamic and supportive team who are individually and collectively passionate about the learning and progress of our students and who provide an excellent source of support and inspiration.

What the school offers its staff

Why join us? We offer:

  • Highly competitive pay and pay progression opportunities.
  • An array of employee benefits and lifestyle options including Staff Shop (perks and incentives for employees), competitive salaries offered to attract best candidates, use of Apprenticeship Levy and deployed throughout the range of employees (apprenticeships through to Level 7 CPD), participation in Cycle to Work Scheme, employee assistance programme, flexible family friendly policies and professional development based on individual needs
  • School leaders assigned mentors and nurtured on their journey.
  • Coaching programme led by DoE
  • A full induction and a strong commitment to your professional development and ca-reer.
  • Opportunities to experience and share practice in our partner schools across the Trust.
  • A stimulating, supportive and rewarding working environment with a dedicated team of like-minded professionals. Excellent opportunities to develop your skills and experience and to progress your career.

To find out more about Beacon Education please view our Trust website atwww.beaconedu.ukor view our Trust video athttps://youtu.be/G_GiMnQPoqA.

We welcome visits to our Trust from all prospective staff and would happily share a tour of our central offices and schools. To arrange a visit or to book a telephone conversation to discuss the role further, please contact Jo Reynolds, EA to our CEO, Mr Robert Lakin, on 01643 300145.

Closing date: 09.00 am on Friday 10th February 2023.

Interview dates: Week commencing 20th February 2023.

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About Minehead Middle School

School type
Academy, ages 9 to 13
Education phase
View all Middlejobs
School size
595 pupils enrolled
Age range
9 to 13

The West Somerset Academies Trust is a group of like-minded schools that share common values. Our family of academies works together to promote high academic standards, the development of good character and which puts children at the centre of its thinking. Minehead Middle School is situated on the edge of Exmoor National Park and close to the Quantock Hills, the first ever area of outstanding natural beauty, designated in 1956. The school is one of 6 schools (2 Middle Schools and 4 First Schools) and 3 nurseries within the West Somerset Academies Trust. The school retains its own identity and benefits from being able to take full advantage of the opportunities available from belonging to the Trust, such as well resourced schools and nurseries and high quality CPD opportunities.

Arranging a visit to Minehead Middle School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email gbellamy197@beaconedu.uk.

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