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  • Job start date

    1 September 2022

  • Closing date

    28 February 2022 at 8:56am

  • Date listed

    18 January 2022

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£105,509 - £120,512

Principal job summary

The Local Governing Body of Riddlesdown Collegiate and the Board of Directors of The Collegiate Trust are looking to make an appointment to the post of Principal at Riddlesdown Collegiate – a very large and successful secondary school, which is the foundation of our Trust. The successful candidate will lead an outstanding school and our ambitious team. The new Principal will be supported by a highly engaged LGB and the newly appointed CEO, who is the current Principal at Riddlesdown Collegiate. S/he will work collaboratively with other Principals and colleagues across the Trust and will inherit a highly skilled and committed Senior Leadership Team. We are looking to appoint an individual with an excellent understanding of what constitutes an exceptional education for all and a clear ability to deliver this vision. We are very keen to connect with potential candidates, who are welcome to make arrangements to visit the school and/or discuss the position with the CEO Designate, Soumick Dey. Contact details are in the attached Information for Applicants. The Collegiate Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. Appointment will be dependent upon further health, medical and attendance checks
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About Riddlesdown Collegiate

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
2060 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Phone number

Riddlesdown Collegiate is an Oustanding School, the largest and one of the most successful secondaries in Croydon and the wider area. With almost 2000 students, including a large and successful sixth form, this academy operates an innovative and well-established small schools model, delivering high quality care, support and learning for every student. Whether you are at the very beginning of your career or are looking to develop your experience, Riddlesdown Collegiate is a great place for professional growth. Our aim in all appointments is to appoint colleagues who will share our aspirations and make a major contribution to building the best life chances for our students.

Arranging a visit to Riddlesdown Collegiate

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email linda.bowman@riddlesdown.org.

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