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Senior Office Leader

14 Feb 2020   |   Eastfield Infants and Nursery Academy, Lacey Gardens Junior Academy   |   £26,987 to £29,119
Salary Scale Point 20-22 (LLC terms and conditions)
Contract type Permanent
Working commitment Full Time
Start Date April 2020
Closing Date 28th February 2020, 12pm
Interview Date 6th March 2020


Do you want to work at an academy that believes happy staff and happy children should be at the heart of all that we do? Are you ready to take on a new and exciting opportunity to lead our dedicated administrative team with bravery and kindness?  If so, then I invite you to join the team at ‘LaceyField’ the home of Eastfield Nursery and Infant Academy and Lacey Gardens Junior Academy. This role would add to our already high-skilled leadership team.

In September 2019, these two academies started their journey working together as one with a values- led culture. The staff and children at our academy are working hard on our mission to be ‘Busy Being Brilliant’. They do this using their BEEhaviours for learning and life; be brave, be kind, be in charge of me, be honest, be curious and be on the team. As the Executive Principal, I am passionate about creating greatness in the team around me, in order to achieve greatness for the children in our care. This is an extremely exciting opportunity for a forward-thinking, innovative professional who believes that education should be based on fun, love and high expectations; for professionals who truly want to make a difference for the children, families and staff that they serve.

If your intrigue has been sparked and this message resonates with you as a professional, then I welcome you to apply. Please read the information on the website and the Wellspring Trust website. Please get in touch using the details below and good luck with your application.

Emma Beveridge (Executive Principal)

Wellspring Academy Trust

Both academies are part of the Wellspring Academy Trust which is a growing Multi-Academy Trust with nineteen Academies and five Free Schools in pre-opening.  We are committed to making a difference to the lives and life chances of the young people and the communities we serve.

We are an education charity with Academies in the Primary, Secondary, Special and Alternative Education sectors, working with students with challenging behaviour and Social Emotional and Mental Health needs (SEMH).  As such, we work with some of the most challenging young people in the system.

As the Trust continues to grow, our roles offer pathways for ambitious and dynamic individuals who are determined to make a difference. We value our people; collegial working at all levels is central to our culture. High quality induction training and ongoing professional development support are guaranteed. There will be a broad range of opportunities for you to realise your professional vision and ambitions within the Trust.

Wellspring Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils. All posts are offered subject to enhanced DBS checks. References will be taken up prior to interview.

If you are currently living overseas or have lived / worked overseas in the last five years please be aware that you will be required to provide an overseas criminal records check from the country/countries you have resided in, if you are the preferred candidate for the post.

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