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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    5 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Fixed term

Full-time equivalent salary


Interim Head of School job summary

We are looking to appoint an Interim Head of School to work alongside the Executive Headteacher in leading St Thomas CE Academy. St Thomas is a one form entry school, part of All Saints Multi Academy Trust.

Under the direction of the Executive Headteacher you will be responsible for ensuring the educational success of the school within the framework of the school’s and the MAT’s strategic plans; establishing a culture that promotes excellence, equality and high expectations of all pupils and will support and promote the aims of All Saints Multi Academy Trust.

This Interim post will also be the responsible SENDCo for St Thomas CE Academy and the EYFS lead.

Our motto is ‘God’s Love in Action’. Christian values and relationships form the heart of our family ethos.

We are looking to appoint a person who:

  • Is a qualified teacher with at least 3 years experience of leadership in a church school
  • Will support and further develop our Christian ethos and values
  • Has a deep understanding of teaching and learning
  • Has a deep understanding of curriculum
  • Is up to date with current research practice
  • Has a proven track record of curriculum innovation and implementation
  • Is a qualified SENDCo
  • Is organised and can manage a class well
  • Can speak fluent English as in accordance with part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016)
  • Who likes working with children!

All Saints Multi Academy Trust is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to satisfactory Disclosure and Baring Service (DBS) enhanced disclosure certificate. All Saints Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.


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 St Thomas CofE Academy

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
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School size
236 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

School location

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