Spencer Academy is a three / four-form entry primary school with almost 700 children
on role in South Derbyshire. We
wish to appoint a dynamic, innovative and inspirational senior leader to join
our team to be part of a journey to continue the development of the school in
our quest to be outstanding.
are looking for a candidate who:
- Is able to demonstrate consistently high-quality
practice in a leadership capacity in order to support staff to enable pupils
make good and outstanding progress
- Is able to inspire, motivate, support and
lead others to be the best that they can be
- Believes in the whole child, as well as
- Is enthusiastic, resilient and will lead by
- Fosters exceptional behaviour and attitudes
through the use of positive behaviour management and mutual respect
- Is forward thinking and keen to continually
assess and refine their practice and leadership skills
Hilton Spencer Academy you will find:
- A good school (OFSTED Jan 18)
- A large, welcoming and inclusive school
- Fantastic facilities and resources
- A friendly and supportive team who plan and work collaboratively
- Amazing children!
is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest primary schools in
We warmly welcome visits from
potential candidates. Please call the
school office on 01283 732334 to arrange a visit.
SAT is an educational
charity, Multi-Academy Trust and Sponsor of Academies. We have approaching
16000 children and young people in our academies and employ more than 2200
teachers, leaders and educational support professionals across the East
Midlands. We aspire to be a leading regional high performing Trust, with a
national reputation for excellence.
We currently have 15 primary
academies, 8 secondary academies and one primary aged special school in our
family of schools. All of our schools benefit from the collaboration and added
value that being a member of our Trust offers, and share our values and
beliefs. Spencer Trust academies share an ambition to deliver results that compete
with the very highest performing schools in the country, and deliver a
curriculum for students that is underpinned by breadth, opportunity and
quality: one that seeks to give young people the opportunity to develop into
well rounded global citizens that believe they can influence positive change in
Our Mission is to deliver the
best possible outcomes for children and young people.
Spencer Academies Trust is an
exceptional Trust, providing an outstanding education for local children.
§ All children have a right to a quality
education regardless of background or ability, and have an entitlement to the
opportunity of a secure progression route in their learning and development.
§ Schools are stronger when they work in
collaboration with each other, operate within a ‘family’ and are open to a true
sense of partnership.
§ We grow the effectiveness and sustainability of
our schools by developing the people within them, and that through shared and
equitable responsibility for quality and outcomes; we achieve more.
Applicants would be expected to share the Trust’s high aspirations and
expectations for pupils and staff and have demonstrable evidence of driving
teaching and learning outcomes in the primary phase.
If you would like to discuss the role, or have any queries, please
contact Gary Staddon, Headteacher.
In line with safer recruitment policies references will be called for
prior to interview.
Closing date for applications: Tuesday 4th October 2022 23.59
Interviews will take place on: Wednesday 12th October 2022
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.
Please apply via the Spencer Academies Trust web site.