Are you passionate about improving social mobility?

We are recruiting new ‘IOA School Senior Lead’ posts to work in 13 primary and secondary schools in the Ipswich Opportunity Area. This is an exciting opportunity for teachers or middle leaders looking to take on a broad and strategic role to help schools embed evidence-based practice, benefit from Opportunity Area funding and projects, and understand what really makes a difference to the life chances of children and young people. Starting in September, the year-long posts will cover the 2019/20 academic year, and we are looking to fill both full and part time roles, including secondments.

Details about the job posts, including a person specification and instructions on how to apply, can be found here for the primary school lead and here for the secondary school lead.
Applications close on 18 April 2019. For more information, please contact the individual schools listed in the job adverts, or contact the OA team at opportunityareas.east@education.gov.uk

About The Opportunity Area:

Ipswich is one of the 12 areas in England chosen by the government as an opportunity area (OA), designed to unlock the potential of England’s young people through education.

The aim is for all children and young people in Ipswich to fulfil their potential and access the opportunities available to them, regardless of their background.

Contact us to receive regular updates.

Read our delivery plan which explains how we will achieve results.