Job Vacancy – Head of Education

Accrington Stanley Community Trust are looking for a Head of Education to join our vibrant and forward thinking organisation, which helps develop a range of opportunities for the people of Hyndburn to improve their lifestyles, education and health.

The Community Trust is an independent registered charity that engaged with over 15,000 people last year across 30 projects.

Click to view – Head of Education Job Description

To apply for this role please email a CV with a covering letter by 5.00pm on Thursday 13th December 2018 to Shortlisted candidates will be invited to attend an interview on WC Monday 17th December 2018. The role will start in January 2018.

In your covering letter you should draw on all relevant aspects of your experience, including paid employment and/or voluntary work and training to show how your skills, experience and personal qualities match the requirements of this job, which are set out on the above job description.


Accrington Stanley Community Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and employees to share this commitment. This role involves work with young people and is subject to DBS checks. As such this post is exempt for the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and the applicant must disclose all previous convictions including spent convictions. One reference will also be required. Applicants will, in addition be expected to undertake training appropriate to the role.