Job Title: Principal (Designate)
Salary: L22-L28 (£64,074 to £74,215)
Start Date: February-April 2015 (dependent on notice period of successful applicant)
Be part of an exciting, amazing new school in Nuneaton for children and young people with autism and social, emotional and mental health needs.
In September 2015, MacIntyre Academies Trust will be opening a new and exciting Academy in Nuneaton, Warwickshire for children and young people with Autism and social, emotional and mental health needs aged between 9 years and 19 years.
MacIntyre Academies is delighted to have been chosen to set up this new Academy which will join the existing ‘Endeavour Academy’ in Oxford. MacIntyre Academies is sponsored by Macintyre Charity which over the last 45 years has developed a strong reputation nationally, as a high quality, person centred organisation. We are currently Recruiting for a Principal (Designate) to join our leadership team.
We are seeking an enthusiastic, hard working school leader who shares our commitment to providing personalised education programmes that place each child at the centre of their learning programme.
This role will suit an experienced school leader who will relish the opportunity to create something special and lead an exciting project. The role will demand an individual who is capable of leading and inspiring others to develop a new school from scratch and make the vision a reality. This will include working with the trust board and governors and leading the design of the curriculum, the recruitment of children for the school, recruitment of a new senior leadership team and ultimately all staff. The Principal will be the key player, setting the agenda, culture and expectations and inspiring children and families to be part of the new project.
You will have experience of school leadership, at a Headteacher or Deputy Headteacher level; ideally in a special school and have a DfE recognised teaching qualification and The National Professional Qualification for Headship (NPQH) or other relevant post-graduate qualification.
You will have practical experience of working with children and young people who have social, emotional and mental health needs and/or Autism, be a confident, effective leader with knowledge of regulatory standards and requirements. We will require the post holder to be able to drive and have access to their own transport.
If you wish to apply simply visit https://www.networxrecruitment.com/Jobs/Advert/131053 and complete the application form and supporting documentation by the closing date by 17.00pm on Monday 8th December 2014. The selection process will be held on Thursday 11th, Friday 12th and Tuesday 16th December 2014.
MacIntyre Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. All positions will require an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and registration with the DBS Update Service together with all other relevant recruitment checks.
Closing Date: Monday 8th December 2014
*Salaries are dependant upon qualifications and experience