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  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    9 October 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    20 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours per week

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£64,225 - £74,284 (L16-L22 + Annual Performance Bonus)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Are you ready to lead a unique Academy with enormous potential into the next stage of development? Are you passionate about raising the aspirations of all students and staff? Are you prepared to be part of an Academy group that is dedicated to becoming an international model for success? Are you ready to take on this unique challenge?

We are looking for a Principal who has a demonstrable track record as an excellent leader and who has an in-depth understanding of what highly effective teaching and learning looks like. The Principal at Ocean Academy must have the highest expectations and provide leadership that will drive exceptional standards in all areas, whilst being mindful of what this means in terms of the essence of ‘team’.

What the school offers its staff

Ocean Academy is a junior school for children aged 7-11 years old. At Ocean Academy, we provide an enriched and challenging 'no limits, no barriers' Key Stage 2 curriculum which is fun and engaging, and ultimately keeps our children at the heart of everything we endeavour to achieve. Ocean Academy is a forward thinking, vibrant and exciting place to work, with a strong reputation in the local community.

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 Ocean Academy Poole

School type
Academy, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
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School size
326 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11

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