Appointment of Executive Principal Salary: Negotiable

Required ASAP

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced Head Teacher or Principal of a good or outstanding school who wants to take the next career step toward becoming a Chief Executive Officer(CEO).

As an experienced and inspiring leader, the Executive Principal will play a critical role in continuing to build the Trust in its next phase of development. The ExecutivePrincipal will lead school improvement across the two secondary schools currently in the Trust.

This model of Executive Leadership is proving to be successful in building leadership capacity within multi-academy trusts. The Trust is morally driven and highly ambitious to make the right decisions in the interest of our students. We are determined not to progress the status quo with our current two Academies and would expect the Appointee to be instrumental in planning our future landscape.

You will want to have a relentless focus on ensuring that our students receive the very best experience in teaching and learning in every classroom, so that each one of them can achieve the outcomes their potential predicts is possible

You will lead at an executive level to enhance the work of Principals in raising outcomes through improvements to the quality of teaching and learning. You will have the drive and determination to successfully collaborate in creating a culture of high expectations that raise standards.

You will work closely with the Chief Executive and be a member of the Trust’s Executive Team and be accountable to the Chief Executive and to the Trust Board for school improvement..

The role will enable you to further build the financial and business skills required to run a successful academy trust, as well as the interpersonal, negotiation and influencing skills needed topositively engage all Trust and academy stakeholders.

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How to Apply: You can apply through the TES website by clicking on the Quick Apply link. Alternatively, you can download and application pack from our website at and selecting Vacancies. Applications can be returned by email to

Closing date: 12.00 Noon on 27 January 2022

Kenton Schools Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers in our schools to share this commitment. We are fully committed to ensuring that consistent effective safeguarding procedures are in place to support families.

This post does involve engaging in regulated activity as defined in Keeping Children Safe in Education 2021 and is except from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (as amended 1975, 2013 and 2020).

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