Director of Academies (Primary)

Brigantia Learning Trust

Director of Academies (Primary)

Leadership ISR 30-34 (£80,310-£88,571)

Required for 1st January 2019 or as soon as possible


‘The Trust is passionate in its vision for pupils. The Trust demonstrates a clear capacity to provide appropriate support in terms of leadership, finance and staffing, as well as challenges leaders to provide the highest achievement possible.’
Ofsted 2017


Brigantia Learning Trust is seeking to appoint an influential Primary Leader to work with the Trust Executive Team and Academy Leadership Teams to provide strategic leadership, vision and management of its Primary Academies within the Trust, and have responsibility for the highest quality of education for pupils.

This is a key senior role and an exciting opportunity for an exceptional leader to help shape the rapid improvements required to ensure all our pupils achieve the best possible outcomes to maximise their life changes. The ideal candidate will command credibility and be able to represent the Trust at both national and regional level.

For further information, please download the job description and person specification from Alternatively, you can contact Lynne Gibson, PA, at or on 0114 2438486.

Informal discussions are encouraged. Please contact Mike Westerdale, CEO Designate, on 07590356279 or email

Please note completed applications must be returned to Lynne Gibson by email (

Closing date – Friday, 13th July 2018, at 12noon

Interviews will be held on the 19th and 20th July 2018


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 well-being of our pupils.