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Job Ref No. ECC8816910-38L Position Type: Headteacher Pay Range: Substantial six figure salary, negotiable for the
Position Start Date: 01/09/2020 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 17/02/2020 Midnight Date of Interviews: 06/03/2020  

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Are you a remarkable leader that wants more?

Every child deserves a REMARKABLE LIFE. With our support and your talent, this vision can be a reality.

NOR: 1313

Age range: 11-18

Clacton Coastal Academy is in Clacton on Sea, a coastal town which is listed as one of the most deprived areas in England. Clacton Coastal is part of a family of schools brought together by one common vision and passionate belief that each and every child can lead a remarkable life. An excellent education transforms lives and every pupil who attends one of our schools is given the support, care and opportunity they need to flourish. Which is where you come in.

The school is currently RI, standards, behaviour, attendance and academic outcomes all need to improve. The school is facing huge challenges ahead and to support, we have recently appointed a new Executive Secondary Director who will lead our secondary schools across Essex. The new Director has significant experience of turnaround and has led and managed Good and Outstanding inspection outcomes. With his support this role is a real opportunity for an experienced leader who has a proven track record in school improvement to make their mark. You will join our fight to ensure a rapid turnaround and ensure that our students go on to lead remarkable lives.

This role would suit a brilliant leader looking for more. You will be driven and determined to work collaboratively to lead the academy to future success.

You will be joining the leading inclusive educational trust in the country - one where you have more opportunities to forge your own path, where your work is truly valued and where you will receive the recognition and rewards to motivate you to build on your achievements.

Find out more by calling Tanya Bentham, Head of Talent on 0203 947 5689 or email:

Join us to be part of something special and inspire their remarkable.

Closing date: Monday 17 February 2020

Interview date: Friday 6 March 2020 (Clacton Coastal Academy) and Tuesday 10 March 2020 (London)

Information about the School

The AET is proud to be the sponsor of Clacton Coastal Academy which opened in September 2009 and works across two campuses. The academy is committed to building on its successes to create a very positive future for the young people of West Clacton.

In each of the AET academies, you will benefit from visionary, inspirational and dynamic leadership and be empowered to develop your own skills with access to world-class CPD and Talent Management programmes.

Each of the academies within the AET is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Criminal Records Disclosure at Enhanced Level will be required for all posts.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.

Information about the school

Contact Information

Recruitment Department
Pathfields Road, Clacton-on-Sea
Essex, CO15 3JL
Telephone: 02039475689

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