KS2 Teacher – Landscove School from September 2018

Full time Permanent post paid within Main Pay Scale



Director Vacancy

The Link Academy Trust is based in South Devon and comprises nine Primary Schools.  Their unique characteristics are that they are all rated at least ‘Good’ by Ofsted, have a total pupil roll of between 35 and 105 students and are at the very heart of the community they serve.

Established just two years ago, the Trust is led by a Board of Directors and we are now seeking to recruit new members of this team with specific areas of expertise.  The role of Director in this context is that of company director and charity trustee; Directors meet six times a year and also come together with representatives of the local governors and the Heads of School to discuss strategic issues such as growth, vision and pupil progress twice a year.  Directors are also asked to serve on one or more of the Board’s four Committees – Audit, Finance & General Purposes, Remuneration or Standards & Curriculum.

The Board has a wide range of areas of expertise in its current membership but is particularly seeking new Directors with experience of primary education, building development and management, or IT in an educational setting.

Further information about the role is available from the Clerk to the Trust, Sue Howard, on 01803 762113 or via email, clerk@thelink.devon.sch.uk .  Application is by an Expression of Interest Form, available from the Clerk with an up-to-date CV.   The closing date for this round is 20 June 2018; Applicants who are shortlisted will be interviewed and recommendations for appointment are subject to approval by the Board of Directors and Members.

LAT Directors’ expression of interest form 2018

Director – role description