Operations Director - L.E.A.D. Academy Trust

Operations Director

Closing date: 04/03/2019
Salary: £ 58,061 - 68,307

Job description:

L.E.A.D. Academy Trust was established in 2011 with a clear aim: to deliver outstanding school leadership to realise every pupil’s full potential. All our principals and people passionately believe in the power of partnership working as a catalyst for exceptional education. Recognised by Ofsted as a leading academy sponsor, the Trust comprises 25 schools across Nottingham, Leicester, Derby, Lincoln and Sheffield, with more set to join – so your career with us can take you almost anywhere. 

This newly created role supports the MAT Executive Team with the strategy and delivery of a highly efficient and commercial operational function. Responsibilities will include: 

  • assuming full responsibility for the strategic direction, governance, finance and operations functions;
  • the development of the strategic direction of the team;
  • managing change within the organisation in order to deliver our business strategy;
  • identifying priorities, processes and commercial opportunities across governance, finance and operations. 

To be successful, you will have:

  • a commercial outlook that can be integrated into the education sector;
  • highly developed communication skills, diplomacy and tact;
  • experience of forging strong relationships both within your team and our wider network;
  • organisation change management experience. 

Join us and you can expect an excellent benefits package including 30 days’ holidays (plus bank holidays), salary sacrifice schemes, discounted schemes for shopping, entertainment and lifestyle, and a generous local authority pension scheme.

Please click on the link below:
Application pack 

Closing date: Monday 4th March 2019 at 10am


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