Chief Executive Officer – Endeavour Learning Trust

Location: North West

Salary: Competitive

Job Start Date: 

Job Term: Permanent

Closing Date: 16 March 2023

Job Description


The Board of Trustees at Endeavour Learning Trust is looking to appoint a new Chief Executive Officer who can lead the ongoing development of our growing Multi Academy Trust.

Endeavour Learning Trust is a small but steadily growing Trust in the North West, currently spanning South Ribble, West Lancashire and North Sefton.

The Trust has a tangible family ethos. We work as a team, and we want the best for everyone. We seek to enable all to thrive; individually, and together, in our classrooms, staffrooms, schools and across the Trust.

This is a high-profile role for an inspirational individual. With a flexible and calm approach, you will share best practice across our schools, draw on the talents of staff and build on their many strengths.

Above all, we are looking for a strategic leader who can demonstrate the impact of their work and efforts on schools, pupils, parents, staff and communities.

The role of CEO will involve taking responsibility for:

  • Creating a clear blueprint for delivering school improvement across both phases
  • Working to achieve a balance between autonomy and standardisation
  • Delivering the strategic direction for the Trust and communicating its vision to all stakeholders
  • Creating a culture of continuous improvement and implementing effective systems of organisation and control
  • Acting as the Accounting Officer for the Trust in accordance with the requirements of the Education and Skills Funding Agency

To find out more about the role of Chief Executive Officer, please visit

To arrange an informal, confidential discussion regarding this role, please contact Helen Stevenson at Satis Education on 01744 742351 or

  • The closing date for applications is Thursday 16th March 2023 at 9.00am
  • Interview date: Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th March 2023

To apply, please complete an application form and in addition, please outline any relevant experience and personal qualities you would bring to Endeavour Learning Trust and send to

Endeavour Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, and we will check the suitability of staff to work with children. Applicants must be willing to undergo an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and overseas police checks (where applicable).