Headteacher - LP11

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Headteacher. As a valued member of our school staff you will be working alongside our well behaved, hardworking children and our friendly, experienced staff in a supportive environment committed to the continued success of our pupils and school.

We have very high expectations of our pupils’ behaviour and this is underpinned by our caring,sharing Christian ethos. Lightcliffe C of E Primary School shares in the Trust mission to work In Partnership to 'Educate, Nurture and Empower'.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced and inspirational primary school leader who can offer a compelling track record of delivering improvement. You’ll bring a tenacious and practical approach that is rooted in a desire to create an exceptional learning environment for children and a rewarding professional experience for staff. Collaborative in style, you’ll welcome the opportunity to

draw on expertise and talent from across the Trust, and encourage professional development at all levels.

You can expect this to be a challenging role, but with this challenge comes real professional reward, and an ideal platform to confirm your leadership credentials.

What we offer:

  • Highly supportive, friendly and committed staff
  • A stimulating and supportive working and learning environment
  • Polite, pleasant and hardworking children
  • A commitment to ongoing CPD

Abbey Multi Academy Trust is a Trust consisting of eight academies (three secondary, five primary) in the geographical areas of the Anglican Diocese of Leeds and Calderdale.

All our academies share in the Trust’s mission to work In Partnership to 'Educate, Nurture and Empower'. For more information about us or our primary academies please visit the following links:

Abbey MAT

Lightcliffe CE Primary

Visits to our school to meet the team and experience our wonderful atmosphere, are warmly welcomed and encouraged and can be arranged by contacting recruitment@abbeytrust.org

To apply please download recruitment pack and email completed application form to recruitment@abbeytrust.org

Closing date: 31st January 2020

Interview date: 10th & 11th February 2020

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check. We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds/Calderdale

Name & Registered Office:

Abbey Multi Academy Trust
c/o Chapter House
Abbey Grange Church of England Academy
Butcher Hill
LS16 5EA
Registered Company Number: 07705552