Principal Khalsa Science Academy, Leeds, West Yorkshire

Job description

An exciting opportunity for an inspirational and committed leader with a clear vision and who has the charisma and drive to empower a team that can deliver a well structured and engaging curriculum that has necessary building blocks to prepare the children at KSA Primary to be great learners and leaders of the future. We firmly believe that we have strong foundations for the future following our Ofsted report in October 2018. We want a leader who can build on the momentum delivered successfully by the existing team and galvanize the staff and pupils in creating a culture of reflective self-improvement in line with our values in order to achieve the highest standards of education.

KSA Primary provides education to children aged 4-11. We are located in a purpose built new school building in which children can feel secure and thrive.

Our leader will be:

- a clear thinker and a good communicator, with a proven track record of success, who will stimulate trust and respect throughout the school
- a passionate and talented leader who will be able to build on the schools’ many strengths and continue to lead with dedication, enthusiasm and expertise, whilst fostering our distinctive identity

- able to demonstrate strong leadership, management and communication skills. You will have a passion for excellence in teaching and learning and strive for continued improvement of standards and achievement

Essential educational requirements

- Qualified Teacher Status, degree
- Further relevant professional / academic study and evidence of continuous professional development and knowledge of current issues in Education
- Experience as an effective senior leader in a primary setting
- Substantial successful teaching experience

Essential qualifications

- Qualified Teacher Status, degree
- Further relevant professional / academic study and evidence of continuous professional development and knowledge of current issues in Education
- Experience as an effective senior leader in a primary setting
- Substantial successful teaching experience

Essential skills and experience

- Qualified Teacher Status, degree
- Further relevant professional / academic study and evidence of continuous professional development and knowledge of current issues in Education
- Experience as an effective senior leader in a primary setting
- Substantial successful teaching experience

Employee benefits

- Extremely well behaved children with a curiosity for learning
- An inclusive and dedicated team of staff who support each other all day and every day
- An outstanding and well-resourced state of the art learning environment
- Opportunities to work collaboratively with other like-minded and progressive partner schools
- On-going commitment to support the successful candidates professional development
- Ambitious and supportive Trustees


About Khalsa Science Academy

Address
Fir Tree Rise, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS17 7EZ
Phase
Primary
Type
Free School
Website
Khalsa Science Academy website (opens in a new window)