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Job Title                               Headteacher (£85,000 – £95,000)

Work Location:                 St Luke’s Church of England School, Exeter

Appointment type:         Full Time

Job term:                             Permanent

Closing Date:                     Midday, Friday 10th January 2020

Interview Date:                TBA (either w/c 20th January or w/c 27th January 2020)

Required for:                     September 2020 or earlier by agreement

The Ted Wragg Trust is looking to appoint an inspirational, committed and exceptional Headteacher to take on one of the most exciting leadership opportunities in the South West. Joining the St Luke’s team at this time is a superb opportunity for a talented and ambitious leader who wants to make a lasting difference to the community they serve.

 St Luke’s is an 11-16 school for 950 pupils situated on the East side of Exeter and occupies a fantastic purpose built state of the art facility.

 The Ted Wragg Trust is a highly successful, ambitious Trust working with schools across Exeter. We want to continually push forward and take advantage of cutting edge research in education to be the best that we can be. The Trust believes that local schools working together can transform the life chances of children in whole communities. Our priority is to ensure that students, regardless of socio-economic background can grow, thrive and be successful.  

 With the full support of the Ted Wragg Trust leadership, you will work creatively and collaboratively to provide strategic and motivational leadership to raise standards and deliver the highest quality education. You will be a charismatic, innovative and inspirational leader, an excellent communicator and have a clear understanding of what the very best education looks like. You will have relentless personal drive and you must be able to demonstrate commitment to the values of the school and the Trust.