Barnfield South Academy
28 Nov 2016
30 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Required for April 2017
Salary L33-39 - more for an exceptional candidate

A brilliant opportunity to lead a thriving 11-18 Academy (1380 students) and be part of a group of principals working within a family of schools

"Students are proud ambassadors for the academy. They make good contributions to the academy and to the local community" (Ofsted, May 2015)

We would like from you:
Substantial leadership experience as a principal or deputy and a track record of improvement and impact.
The determination and confidence to strive for, and achieve, even better outcomes for all of our students.
The interpersonal skills to bring out the best in students, parents, staff, governors and the wider community.
To play a role in promoting and developing partnership and collaboration through effective leadership.
To be a leader who will have a strong presence around the academy.

We can offer you:
"The academy's provision for safety is outstanding. Leaders go to great lengths to ensure that students are safe in and around the academy" (Ofsted)
The chance to join an ambitious multi-academy trust that is going places.
Superb modern, purpose-built accommodation.
A strong commitment to your training and professional development within a standalone multi-academy trust.

For further information and details of how to apply, please visit and return completed application forms with a covering letter to: Kevin Martin, Human Resources Manager, The Shared Learning Trust, Wilbury Drive, Dunstable, LU5 4QP.
Tel: ask for Kevin on

Visits to the academy are warmly welcomed.

Closing Date: 9am on 6 December 2016
Interview Dates: 14 & 15 December 2016

Application Pack: