Head Of Operations

Lion Academy Trust

About the job

We are looking for a dynamic and highly motivated individual to lead the management of the ICT, HR, Estates, and Administration services of Lion Academy Trust. With 10 schools across three hubs in London, Wellingborough and Essex, this is an exciting opportunity to oversee the delivery of the day-to-day operations of these functions alongside service improvement and delivering projects in line with the Trust’s strategic goals.

Are you the right person for this role? We are seeking candidates who can demonstrate:

  • A passion for all aspects of operations for the betterment of education for pupils in a variety of settings
  • Excellent communication skills – working equally adeptly with trustees and staff across the Trust
  • A proven project and contract management practitioner with a keen eye for detail and a determination to get the best value from every transaction or development for the Trust and schools
  • Ability and demonstrable experience in managing key stakeholder relationships
  • A proven ability to remain resilient and calm under pressure and manage a full and challenging workload

We can offer you:

  • Salary of £59,600 to £69,200
  • Membership of the Local Government Pension SchemeScheme, a secure defined benefit pension scheme accruing at 1/49th of earnings. For more information, see www.lgpsmember.org
  • Vibrant schools situated in culturally diverse areas of North and East London, Essex and Wellingborough with all the rewards and opportunities this brings
  • A dynamic and dedicated team of teachers and support staff who want the best for their pupils
  • Career progression and leadership opportunities
  • A supportive and forward-thinking Trust Board
  • Excellent opportunities for further professional development, through the Lion Academy Trust

We offer you a great opportunity to develop your career in a well-respected, Multi-Academy Trust working with a forward-thinking, vibrant and very supportive team.

To apply for this job email your details to hello@cturtle.co

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