Thank you for your interest in this exciting and challenging role: Principal of Cowes Enterprise College.

Cowes Enterprise College is a £32 million state of the art Academy built in 2014, catering for students aged between 11-18. The College has been part of the Ormiston Academies Trust (OAT) since conversion to Academy status in September 2014.

We are now looking to appoint an inspirational Principal to lead and work alongside a dedicated staff team, enthusiastic students, and supportive parents to ensure the Academy flourishes and achieves its potential as a provider of excellent education to young people on the Island.

The role comes at an exciting time: our new Principal will build on our recent achievements, continue to deliver sustainable improvements and make a key contribution to education on the Isle of Wight.

Our aspiration and expectation is that our students, staff and learning community strive for and achieve excellence in everything they do, building and delivering an outstanding education. If you have the skills, knowledge, experience, understanding and passion to lead and realise this vision and ambition for all our young people then we want to hear from you.

We hope you will feel inspired to explore our interactive website and subsequently submit an application. Within our site you will find sections on the Ormiston Academies Trust, the Academy itself and the Isle of Wight as well as details on how to apply for this exciting and challenging role.

We look forward to hearing from you.

With best wishes,

David Sword, Chair of the Local Governing Body