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  • Start date details

    Easter 2024 or sooner

  • Closing date

    27 November 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    19 October 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

Please see attached document for full details.

What the school offers its staff

Please see our school website for further details: www.portlandspencer.com

Further details about the role

This is a great opportunity to be the Principal of a thriving academy in Bilborough, Nottingham.

This position offers the chance to:

  • lead a successful primary academy where adults truly believe that every child can ASPIRE and succeed;
  • work alongside staff who are committed to each child’s success, dedicated to providing the very best opportunities for all and colleagues who are high-skilled in their profession;
  • build upon a school’s strong foundations to take this unique setting to its next chapter;
  • work within a well-established, visionary MAT to design and offer an innovative education to local children.

The community of Portland Spencer Academy are looking for a leader who:

  • is a highly motivated individual with a can-do attitude and a big smile;
  • is naturally collaborative in style but is someone who can make difficult decisions when needed and can provide clear, strategic direction;
  • has a strong moral purpose that puts children at the heart of their practice and their decision making;
  • is motivated by a commitment to the principles of social justiceand determined to be an unwavering support for those who need it most;
  • is a dedicated leader who aims to provide the stability and security that children, staff and families need;
  • demonstrates the urgency and resilience needed to sustain a culture of openness and high performance - relentlessly challenging staff to work through any barriers to succeed.

If this prospect is exciting to you, we would welcome the opportunity to talk to you more about what being the Principal of Portland could offer you.

Commitment to safeguarding

Spencer Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students and all posts are subject to enhanced DBS with children’s barred list checks and completion of Level 2 safeguarding training.
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About Portland Spencer Academy

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
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School size
441 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11

At Portland Spencer Academy we ASPIRE in all that we do, ensuring the very best for every child. Our children expect you to: Always smile and listen to our ideas Succeed in teaching and see potential in us Praise us when we make good choices Inspire us and include everyone Respect us and other members of staff Everyone should have fun!

School location

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