Principal – Magna Academy Poole

Are you ready for an exciting new challenge? We are looking for an experienced and successful educator to take on the role of Principal of Magna Academy Poole in order to take this outstanding academy to the next level of development.

Magna Academy Poole has been an Aspirations Academy for the past 5 years, moving from Special Measures to achieving two consecutive outstanding Ofsted reports, most recently in December 2018. GCSE results for the past two years have been excellent with a progress 8 score of over +1.

Aspirations Academies Trust is now looking for a Principal to creatively develop the academy, to embed the Aspirations ‘No limits curriculum’ into Years 7, 8 and 12, to further grow the Sixth Form and to provide a high quality education that prepares students for a successful life in the 21st century.

If you would like to discuss the Trust’s vision for the Magna Principal role, please contact Steve Kenning, Managing Director of Aspirations: or telephone: 07753496548 

Completed Application Forms and a Cover Letter (no more than 1 side of A4) setting out your vision for education in the 21st century should be sent to  

Closing date: 14th October 2019

Interviews: Monday 21st October 2019

Application Form

We may ask if shortlisted candidates are willing to be visited by the Managing Director in the current school before the interview.

More information about the position can be found in the following documents:


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