Assistant Head Teacher

Senior/Executives Appointments, Teaching in Academies, Head Teachers/Deputy Head Teachers
Full Time
Bishop Alexander L.E.A.D. Academy, Wolsey Road, Newark NG24 2BQ
Pay Scale: L4-8

Start Date: January 2020 (sooner if possible)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a leadership post within our academy. The successful candidate will be part of our leadership team, play a key role in the ongoing development of the school. Ideally, you will be an outstanding KS1 practitioner. You will be someone who will make lessons fun and dynamic, who can capture interests, and motivate children to do their very best. You will have very high expectations of pupils and their learning.

Bishop Alexander L.E.A.D. Academy is a member of the L.E.A.D. Multi-Academy Trust which is a group of academies working together to share good practice, provide the highest quality education, and enable every pupil to realise their full potential.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be an outstanding classroom practitioner within KS1
  • Be able to develop the practice of colleagues within the academy to ensure excellent outcomes for children
  • Be able to demonstrate excellent organisational skills
  • Be an active contributor to the on-going improvement within the academy
  • Be willing to take part in all aspects of academy life
  • Have the highest ambitions for pupils, the academy and themself

We can offer:-

  • The opportunity to work with wonderful pupils who are keen to learn
  • A strong commitment to high quality professional development
  • The opportunity to work collaboratively within the LEAD Academy Trust
  • A supportive Governing Body

Visits to the academy are warmly welcomed. For further information or to book a visit, please contact Mrs Sally Hade on 01636 680040 or email

Closing date: Monday 7th October 2019

Interviews Tuesday 15th October 2019

Bishop Alexander L.E.A.D. Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure check.

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