The Ferns Primary Academy - Principal

Job Info

Scale L18 – L24
Salary £59,264 - £67,963
Interview Dates TBC
Closing Date 26th May 2017, 12:00 pm

Location: North West England (Bolton)
NOR: 395 including Nursery
Contract: Permanent
Start date: 1st January 2018 or sooner if possible


Northern Education Trust is seeking an exceptional Principal to lead The Ferns Primary Academy; a larger than average primary school in the Farnworth area of Bolton. Judged by Ofsted as Good in June 2016, The Ferns has made significant progress in the pursuit of excellence for their pupils and staff.

We require a strong, inspirational leader who is an outstanding primary practitioner and who has a proven track record of raising attainment and progress. You must have the passion, drive and commitment to continue the outstanding work already achieved, working in collaboration with the Trust family of schools.

For further information please download an application pack below. Alternatively, you can contact Katie Rose, Assistant HR Advisor on [email protected] or on 07715 655495. Please note completed applications must be returned to Katie Rose by email.

Visits to the Academy and informal discussions are encouraged; please contact Helen Clegg, Director of Primary Academies on 07803 205196 or by email to [email protected]

The Trust is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. All posts are subject to enhanced disclosure and barring service checks. We expect all adults to share our commitment to safeguarding and the health and wellbeing of our pupils.


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