Assistant Headteacher

Hill View Junior Academy, Sunderland, Tyne and Wear, SR2 9HE

This job expired on 16 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    16 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    29 April 2022

Job details

Key stage


Working pattern

Contract type



Leadership 6-10

Assistant Headteacher job summary

We are looking for an experienced, enthusiastic and highly committed Senior Leader to work in partnership with the CEO, Headteacher and Deputy Headteacher to provide reflective, dynamic and forward thinking leadership with a shared vision in our successful school.

We are looking for a leader who has:
- Excellent interpersonal skills with a team approach to school leadership
- Current management experience
- High expectations for all children, staff, families, Governors and Directors
- An absolute commitment to being involved in the wider school community
- The ability to inspire, implement change, and to challenge
- Thorough knowledge of the National Curriculums including National agendas
- A passion for and experience of Key Stage 2
- Thorough knowledge of safeguarding procedures
- A proven track record of data analysis, development of strategic plans and target setting
- Thorough knowledge of school assessment systems and National expectations
- The ability to be assertive and stay calm

We can offer you:
- A vibrant and attractive learning environment
- High standards of attainment and progress
- Pupils who are exceptionally well behaved and keen to learn
- Opportunities for further professional development as part of a unique multi academy trust

Hill View Junior Academy safeguards and protects its students and staff by being committed to respond in accordance with Sunderland Local Safeguarding Partnership Procedures. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore will be subject to a criminal record check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Vision Learning Trust is an Equal Opportunity Employer and welcomes applications irrespective of race, sex, marital status, disability, religion, age, sexual orientation or political belief.

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About Hill View Junior Academy

School type
Academy, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
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School size
467 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Contact phone number

Hill View Junior Academy is a larger-than-average school with 460 pupils on roll. We are a co-educational school for children of all abilities aged 3 to 7 years. Our aims are:

• To provide a secure, caring, attractive and stimulating environment where everyone is valued and has the opportunity to achieve their potential.
• To provide a broad and balanced curriculum, fostering independent and positive attitudes towards learning, so that children develop skills for the next stage in their education and for future life
• To encourage children to achieve high academic standards.
• To promote standards of good behaviour leading to self-discipline and emphasising a pride in Hill View Junior Academy.
• To promote a co-operative working relationship between all pupils, staff, governor, parents and the community.
• Through the teaching of life skills and the ethos of the school, foster a sympathetic, tolerant and understanding attitude to others, as well as a desire to care for the environment.

We do the “Best for the Children”

Arranging a visit to Hill View Junior Academy

Visits to the school are encouraged and warmly welcomed. To arrange a visit please contact the school office on 0191 5947982 or at office@hvj.org.uk.

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