Chief Operating Officer


Role: Chief Operating Officer – The Evolve Multi Academy Trust

Location: Mansfield

Hours: Part time role – 2 days per week

Salary: Competitive

Fixed Term Contract up to 31 August 2022 which may be extended


The Evolve Trust is currently looking for an interim Chief Operating Officer to support the trust leadership team and Board of Trustees. 


Key responsibilities will be:


  • Provide an efficient, knowledgeable and effective leadership/management service to the Trust.
  • Establish and maintain outstanding professional relationships, ensure effective communication with all stakeholders.
  • Lead on project work, as instructed by the Trust 
  • Work in partnership with the CFO to ensure the trust is working within agreed budgets.


You will be a strategic thinker but also a good operational leader. You may be working within an Academy or MAT environment currently. Alternatively, you may be working outside the sector as we recognise that the skills and expertise we need are transferable. Of more importance will be your ability to influence and work at pace as the trust goes through a period of significant change. 


The post holder is line managed by the Interim CEO of the Trust and accountable to the Board of Trustees.  



Closing Date:  3pm Monday 16th May 2022


If you are interested in this position, please complete the application form.