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Belmont Academy, 8 Nursery Road, Ayr, KA7 3SN
£86,970 per year
Contract Type:
Position Type:
Full Time
35 hours per week

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Job Description

What is the role?

South Ayrshire is situated in a beautiful location in Scotland with easy access to road and rail networks. Our diverse area includes the towns of Ayr, Girvan, Maybole, Prestwick and Troon as well as small rural villages, coastline and farmland. As a Council, we are committed to raising standards, delivering excellent services and ensuring every child and young person achieves success. We’re continuing to drive forward an ambitious improvement agenda and we’re looking for outstanding leaders to help us achieve this aim.

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and dynamic individual with an excellent track record in school leadership and improving outcomes for young people, combined with outstanding interpersonal skills to lead Belmont Academy. Belmont Academy is a non-denominational school situated in Ayr with a roll of around 1200 young people. The school has a culture of ambition, high expectations and achievement for all young people. 

Please click on the option to download additional information on this vacancy to access the Job Description and HT Report. The completed HT Report should be emailed to (Please note if you are unable to obtain your HT Report at the time of applying, it can follow.  You require to submit a separate HT Report for each post you are applying for detailing the SOA reference number).

Extra information:

The Grade of this post is HT16 and the annual salary is £86,970.

The assessment centre for this post is scheduled to take place on 28 October 2021 and interviews on 2 November 2021.

This post is considered to be Regulated Work with children as specified in the Protection of Vulnerable Groups (Scotland) (PVG) Act 2007. Accordingly the preferred candidate will be required to become a member of the PVG Scheme, or undergo a PVG Scheme update if already a Scheme member, prior to any formal offer of employment being made. If you wish further information on the PVG Scheme you can visit the Disclosure Scotland website at

Please note you may be required to meet the PVG Costs.

Closing date for applications is 24 October 2021.

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