Principal

Eastfield Academy, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN3 2RJ

39 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    9 January 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    23 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

L11-17 £56,796 - £65,699 per annum

What skills and experience we're looking for

Eastfield Academy is seeking a Principal to join us in September 2023.

Our new Principal will bring a compelling blend of professional ability, focus, and ambition for the school. With an inclusive, visible, leadership style, and a determination to deliver a world-class education.You’ll engage teachers, children, parents and carers alike in your vision for their learning. We’re particularly interested in your approach to raising and extending overall achievement for students, and building a culture of sustained and focused collaboration that produces exceptional outcomes.


What the school offers its staff

At Eastfield Academy we are committed to creating an inclusive culture where all children will be challenged in their thinking to achieve the best of their abilities and are enthusiastic to become lifelong learners.

We strive to provide all our children with a world class education. Our curriculum is carefully sequenced and knowledge-rich which inspires our children and promotes excellent outcomes for all.

As part of the David Ross Education Trust we offer a wide range of enrichment opportunities, including a wealth of music, art and sporting experiences. These experiences encourage our children to be confident, well-rounded and motivated.

Commitment to safeguarding

The David Ross Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo vetting checks appropriate to the post, including a social media presence check and Enhanced DBS check. The successful applicant will be expected to adhere to all safeguarding, welfare and health and safety policies and procedures of the Trust.

All pre-employment checks are in line with "Keeping Children Safe in Education" statutory guidance

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About Eastfield Academy

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
227 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11

Eastfield Academy is a warm and welcoming primary school in Northampton, offering a world-class education for children aged 2-11, with a dedicated nursery and early years provision. At Eastfield Academy, we are continually striving to excite and motivate our pupils through a rich and inspiring curriculum. We are committed to supporting each child to reach their full academic potential, but more than that, we want to enable our pupils to experience memorable and enchanting moments that will enrich their learning. We want our children to enjoy learning and develop an understanding of the world around them, whilst highlighting the importance of aspirations and achievement. At our school, we set extremely high standards for our pupils where learning is a high priority. We expect them to take pride in their behaviour and their attitudes to learning and uniform. We encourage children to foster positive relationships with each other through our Academy Values, to be kind and courteous and develop lively and enquiring minds.

Arranging a visit to Eastfield Academy

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