Academies Enterprise Trust

Strategy Consultant

AET is one of the largest academy trusts in the country, with a network of primary, secondary and special schools spanning nearly every region in the country. We are creating a brand new Strategy Team that will be dedicated to the design and delivery of AET’s strategy and operating model, as well as being on point to identify, evaluate and recommend strategic opportunities as they arise.

Strategy Consultant

Location: 183 Eversholt Street, London NW1 1BU (role will include some regional and national travel as well as the potential for home working)

Hours: 37

Salary: £50-£60k

AET is one of the largest academy trusts in the country, with a network of primary, secondary and special schools spanning nearly every region in the country.

We are creating a brand new Strategy Team that will be dedicated to the design and delivery of AET’s strategy and operating model, as well as being on point to identify, evaluate and recommend strategic opportunities as they arise. 

We are looking for someone with consulting experience and a passion for education to join the Strategy Team and support the Head of Strategy. You will be responsible for launching and project managing the Trust’s strategic initiatives, working closely with the Insights team and a large number of stakeholders to monitor performance, identify and remove obstacles to successful implementation. You will also co-design and implement the critical change management and communications plan. 

This is a hugely exciting time to be joining the organisation as we accelerate our journey to become a high performance organisation. We are kicking off a major recruitment drive to ramp up the pace of school improvement across the trust. This role offers a unique opportunity to join our organisation and be part of this exciting journey. 

We offer:  

  • More training and development, so you can get better at what you do. 
  • More support for you and your loved ones - a health cash plan, lifestyle savings discounts, employee loans and savings scheme, and employee assistance programme.     
  • More technology so you can have more impact.  

Closing date: Sunday 9 January 2022

All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application. 

In line with our safeguarding practises we are unable to accept CVs.

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We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.

AET embraces diversity and promotes equality of opportunity. Job share, part time and flexible working opportunities will be considered. We particularly welcome applications from Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic candidates.

We are a Disability Confident Employer and there is a guaranteed interview scheme for candidates with disabilities who meet the minimum selection criteria.