Executive Headteacher and CEO

Full Time
  • Full Time
  • Redbridge, UK
  • Salary: £100,623 - £116,019

Website Astrum Multi Academy Trust

On the retirement of our Executive Headteacher and CEO the Trustees are seeking to appoint an exceptional leader with the values and imagination to build on our significant achievements.

Our schools cater for pupils with a range of Severe and Complex Special Educational Needs across the London Borough of Redbridge and beyond.

We are forward thinking with both Newbridge and Hatchside Schools. Our vison is to create a partnership of outstanding Special Schools to support the Special Needs Community in Redbridge and the surrounding area to offer excellent opportunities for pupils and their families.

The Trustees of Astrum Multi Academy Trust are seeking to appoint an exceptional, dynamic and inspirational Executive Headteacher and CEO who has a proven track record of initiating and leading effective change.

Your high level of professional values and educational philosophy will be to ensure that the Trust makes sustained improvements in all aspects of life within our three schools and to deliver the Trust’s strategic aims and corporate plan. You will have the commitment and aspiration for our children and staff to reach their full potential and have a commitment to the attainment and achievement of greater levels of independence for children who have complex and physical learning difficulties.

Candidates will be committed to the collaboration and effective partnership working required to secure innovative personalised learning pathways for students with complex learning difficulties and have an exceptional appreciation of student-centred approaches.

You will be a highly motivated leader who is committed to implementing significant and sustained improvements across the Trust and who is enthusiastic to see all of our children flourish in a safe, secure and welcoming learning environment.

Our Trustees are looking for a leader who has high aspirations for the continued professional development of our staff and for the highest quality engagement with the wider community, our families, employers and other stakeholders.

If you are seeking a new challenge which will deliver and maintain outstanding approaches to the quality of education for our children and you have the ability to make exceptional developments across the Trust, then please see the attached document.

Visits to the schools are encouraged and can be arranged by contacting Rachael.selner@astrum-mat.org (Executive Team PA) on the following dates and times:

Wednesday 26th May- between 10-2pm

Thursday 27th May between 10-2pm

Friday 28th May between 10-12pm

Please note the Application Form, Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded from this site. However, all other relevant documentation can be found on the school’s website – address above.

Application forms are to be emailed to Karen Mount, KJM Governor Services, kjmgovservices@gmail.com Tel: 07732 635687

Closing date for applications is Friday 4th June 2021 (noon)

Shortlisting Tuesday 8th June 2021.

Assessments and Interviews will be held on:

Thursday 1st July 2021 and Friday 2nd July 2021.

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