Acting Assistant Principal

West St Leonards Primary Academy, St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex


Job details

Job role Teacher
Working pattern Part-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £23,720 to £39,406

Job summary

Acting Assistant Principal Part Time 0.6 FTE

Payscale: TMS/UPS with TLR2

Due to the promotion of one of our Assistant Principals we require an Acting Assistant Principal to join our Senior Leadership Team. This post would commence September 1st 2020 through December 31st 2020.

We can offer you:

•           A supportive and friendly environment

•           Excellent facilities

•           A commitment to the professional development of all staff

•           Well motivated pupils

•           A positive and caring ethos

•           Regular weekly non-contact time for management duties

We would like you to:

•           Have a teaching responsibility ( class teacher/ groups)

•           Be proficient in data analysis including the IDSR and internal tracking.

•           Have experience of moderation across academies/ schools.

•           Be confident in training both WSLPA staff and other schools in either Talk for Writing or Maths Mastery.

•           Have experience in holding staff to account through Performance Management

•           Show impact in leading whole school projects

•           Ensure the pastoral academic success of all pupils working with parents, children and outside agencies.

•           Be highly visible in day to day management of the academy

•           Ensure all policies including behaviour are applied consistently by all staff and pupils

•           Monitor, evaluate and review pupil progress

•           Ensure consistent high expectations on our journey to OFSTED Outstanding

We will ensure you have weekly Leadership time to carry out your role and ongoing CPD to develop your skills further. Please call and speak to Dominic O’Regan, Acting Principal on 01424 422080 for further details.

If you wish to apply for this vacancy, please go to

 Closing date for applications: 26th May 2020

Interview date: 28th May 2020

West St Leonards Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff will be expected to hold or be willing to obtain an enhanced DBS disclosure for this Authority.

Employee benefits


School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 419 pupils enrolled
Age range 5 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website West St Leonards Primary Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About West St Leonards Primary Academy

At West St Leonards Primary Academy we aim to support all children in a safe and caring environment with
exciting and relevant teaching and learning experiences.

We are a community that enables children, teachers and parents to work together so that our pupils achieve their best.

Our Academy was inspected in October 2016. Teaching,Learning, Assessment, Leadership, Behaviour, Safety and Early Years were all graded ‘Outstanding’. We are very proud that our work has been recognised, and even prouder of the impact it has had on our children’s progress.

We are committed to providing outstanding teaching and learning for all in an inclusive environment.

School location

Harley Shute Road, St Leonards-on-Sea, East Sussex, TN38 8BX