Required for September 2017

Leadership Pay Scale
A competitive salary will be available for the successful candidate.

Pool Academy is a successful and highly ambitious school that prides itself on its rigorous self-evaluation and continuous drive for improvement.  We are looking to appoint an exceptionally talented Principal with a proven track record in securing the very best outcomes for all students.  Pool Academy is the joint lead with Penrice Academy of the Peninsula Teaching School.  Our Teaching School has an outstanding reputation for Initial Teacher Training and working with other schools across the South West.

The Governors are looking for an inspirational individual with high expectations of self and others who cares deeply for children and is dedicated to improve students’ achievement and aspirations.

Pool Academy is within 3 miles of the beautiful North Coast of Cornwall.  The school site is stunning and our grounds are amongst the best in Cornwall.

If you are interested in moving an exciting and well run school to the next level and implementing well thought through innovation, then this is the place for you.  Our students and staff are a pleasure to work with and Pool Academy will reward every effort you put in.

Visits to the school and discussions with the Principal prior to application are welcome.

Closing date for applications is 12.00pm on Friday 24th February 2017.  Applications should be sent for the attention of Mrs D Martin, H.R. Administrator (   Interviews will be held on 27th and 28th March.  Application forms are available below.

A C.V. must not be submitted in place of any information requested on the form.

Pool Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The post will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Application Form

Letter from the Chair of Governors

Job Description

Person Specification

Equal Opportunities Monitoring Sheet

Declaration of Criminal Convictions

Disclosure of Interests

Guidance Notes