Chief executive officer (CEO): model job description

Download and adapt our model job description for a multi-academy trust CEO.

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on 25 June 2024
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  1. Download our model job description and personal specification

Download our model job description and personal specification

Use our model job description in your recruitment process. This job description is for trusts, rather than maintained schools or other schools that aren't part of a multi-academy trust (MAT).

Adapt it to reflect the CEO role in your trust.

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We worked with Brendan Hollyer, an associate education expert, on this job description.

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