Eggbuckland Community College is an 11-18 non-selective college, and continues to be a popular
choice with parents and carers and is significantly
Eggbuckland is a suburb of Plymouth and lies
approximately two miles to the North-East of the
city. It is within easy access of the A38, and our staff
commute from Cornwall, Dartmoor and the South
Hams. Most students live in the Eggbuckland area.
We are lucky to have 44 acres of land with enough
space to comfortably fit an astroturf, two hard court
areas, five football pitches and a rugby pitch. We are
currently benefiting from an investment of £1.2 million
to improve our fire safety and infrastructure.
Visitors to Eggbuckland Community College are
always impressed with the outstanding atmosphere
and positive learning climate they experience around
the campus and how courteous and welcoming our
students and staff are. Students take pride in their
college and respond positively to the extremely high
standards expected of them. All staff promote a can-do attitude among students, encouraging them to
aspire to attain their highest academic and personal
The atmosphere here is characterised by outstanding
behaviour for learning and energetic, innovative
teaching. Learning opportunities nurture creativity
and enterprise. Our staff are dedicated to sustaining
a college where excellent teaching enables students
to develop their abilities to the full. High expectations
and a sharp focus on learning and achieving are
successfully combined with a pervading sense of care
and support for individuals.
The new Principal of Eggbuckland Community College will lead the school through its next phase of development
and improvement. This is an incredibly exciting opportunity since the conditions for further improvement are securely
established. The school benefits from a surplus budget position, KS4 outcomes are strengthening and attendance
The successful applicant will have a proven track record of success and school improvement in the secondary phase
with significant experience of working at whole school level. The ideal candidate will have the interpersonal skills to
build confidence and excellent relationships, and the drive and determination to secure successful outcomes for all
students. If having read the job description and person specification, you believe you have the skills and attributes
to successfully take on this exciting new role and make a real difference to the outcomes for our young people, then
we warmly welcome your application.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.
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