CELT Chief Operating Officer

Salary £79,074 – £82,269 gross per annum

37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year


An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced Chief Operating Officer to join our thriving Trust.  The successful applicant will be responsible and accountable for the strategic leadership of all aspects of the Trust’s Estates, HR, Finance and IT functions, with the aim of ensuring that CELT makes the most effective use of its resources (both human and non-human) to achieve the best possible educational offer for all academies within the Trust.

This is an exciting time to join our large and dynamic Trust, which is responsible for educating learners across four secondary schools, one junior school and eight primary schools, with a Free School (primary) to open in 2021.

Cornwall has a hugely diverse landscape with nearly a third of the county designated as an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty.  Cornwall is almost completely surrounded by sea with dramatic coastline, captivating fishing harbours, spectacular sandy beaches and a rich cultural heritage.

 If you are interested in this position and wish to have an informal conversation, please contact Lisa Mannall, Trust Lead, via email lpotts@celtrust.org

Application forms and full details are available to download from https://www.eteach.com/careers/celtrust/

Applications by CV, letter or social media alone will not be accepted.

Closing date:  Monday 21st September 2020 at 9am

Interview date:  Wednesday 30th September 2020