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Strategic Academy Conversion Leader

Strategic Academy Conversion Leader

Salary negotiable dependent on qualifications and experience (to be discussed with candidate)

Temporary contract, 2 years

Full time, full year

Required to start as soon as possible

The Governors of Blessed John Henry Newman RC College are seeking to appoint an experienced, highly motivated individual to the role of Strategic Academy Conversion Leader. The successful candidate’s core function is to take a strategic lead on academy conversion requirements and any other projects associated within this process, with particular responsibility for:

  • the strategic planning, development and execution of academisation requirements to join Emmaus CAT, including liaisons with the RSC, Oldham MBC, the PFI and Diocese.

  • the strategic lead for change projects relating to the college estate and provision as a consequence of academisation.

  • the strategic lead for change projects relating to provision within soft FM services within the college.

The post holder will act as lead to support the Headteacher and Governors on the academisation agenda for the college, together with key projects relating to PFI contractual adjustments or provision enhancement.

Closing Date: 12 noon Thursday 9th September 2021

Interviews: Thursday 16th September 2021 (subject to change depending on college requirements)

Please email a fully completed support staff application form to:

Hayley Cassell ¦ Senior HR Administrator ¦ Blessed John Henry Newman RC College ¦ Tel: 0161 785 8858 ¦ Email:

The governing body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointment is conditional upon receipt of satisfactory references and Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) checks in relation to criminal and child protection matters.

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