Outcomes Focused, Child Centred
Northern Education Trust

Outcomes Focused, Child Centred
Northern Education Trust

February 18, 2020, 2:31 pm

Principal (Mount Pellon Primary Academy)

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Mount Pellon Primary Academy

Post: Principal (Mount Pellon Primary Academy)
Base: Mount Pellon Primary Academy, Battinson Road, Halifax, HX1 4RG
Regular travel across the Trust will be required

Scale: L23 – L29
Salary: £70,556 – £81,723
Working Type: STP&CD
Contract: Permanent
Start Date: Easter 2020 or as soon as possible thereafter
Closing Date: 26th February 2020


Northern Education Trust (NET) is a charitable education Trust with an improving track record for school improvement. The Trust sponsors 21 academies; 10 secondary and 11 primaries across the North of England in eleven Local Authority regions.

In 2019, 65% of children in Key Stage 2 achieved the expected standard across our 9 primary academies representing a 29% gain since 2016 compared with a national gain of 12%

Reporting directly to the Executive Principal, you will be responsible for providing strategic leadership and improving outcomes at Mount Pellon Primary Academy. This will be underpinned by our vision ‘We constantly focus on standards as we understand outcomes are paramount. Our decision making is driven entirely by what is best for our children. By doing this, we enhance the life chances of the children and young people in our care’.

We require a strong, inspirational leader who is an outstanding primary practitioner and who has a proven track record of raising attainment and progress. You must have the passion, drive and commitment to develop the academy further, building upon what has already been achieved.

This an exciting opportunity for an exceptional leader to help shape the continuous improvements required to ensure all our pupils have access to the educational provision they deserve. You will join a friendly and supportive team of professionals, contributing to regular networking meetings to enhance collaborative working across the Trust.

For further information please download the job description and person specification from www.northerneducationtrust.org. Alternatively, you can contact Peter Dowell, Trainee HR Advisor on [email protected]. Please note completed applications must be returned to Peter by email.

Informal discussions are encouraged; please contact Chris Walton, Executive Principal on 07500848509.

The Trust is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. All posts are subject to enhanced disclosure and barring service checks. We expect all adults to share our commitment to safeguarding and the health and wellbeing of our pupils.

Resources

Application Form.docx

Job Description.docx

Person Specification.docx

Recruitment Pack.docx

To apply for this job email your details to p.dowell@northerneducationtrust.org

Manor Academy is a member of the Northern Education Trust.
We constantly focus on standards as we understand outcomes are paramount. Our decision making is driven entirely by what is best for children. By doing this we enhance the life chances of the children and young people in our care.