Vice Chair

Job Info

Interview Dates TBC
Closing Date 13th January 2017, 12:00 pm

Keen To Make A Real Impact On The Life Chances Of Young People?

The Trust is now looking to recruit an experienced strategic player to join the high performing Board as an additional Vice Chair to strengthen leadership capacity and help lead the strategic direction of the Trust into the next phase of its development. We are seeking an exceptional individual with significant experience in a senior strategic thinking role with strong intellectual and analytical capabilities and experience at Board level.

Download the recruitment pack below for further information.

For informal discussions about the role please contact Christine Hopkins PA to the Chair of the Trust Les Walton CBE on 0191 594 5239.


Please apply by forwarding your CV and a covering letter to the Trust Company Secretary [email protected]. Andy Thom can be contacted on 0191 594 5149.


Northern Education Trust

Northern Education Trust is a not-for-profit education charity and sponsor of 20 academies, ten primary and ten secondary, throughout the North East and North West of England. A nationally recognised and trusted academy sponsor, Northern Education Trust has vast experience of school improvement together with a wide range of expertise with additional specialised experience to call upon.

The Trust?s academies are located in diverse communities, some of them located in and serving some of the most deprived communities in England. Whatever the area, we believe that with high quality teaching, the right help, and high expectations even the most vulnerable children can transform their lives and fulfil their potential.