Assistant Principal and Curriculum Lead for Vocational Faculty

Kingswood Secondary Academy, Corby, Northamptonshire


Job details

Job role Teacher, Leadership
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary L8 - L14 (£47,501-£55,064 per annum)

Job summary

A great opportunity for an inspiring senior leader to support the continuing development of the Kingswood Secondary Academy, recently judged ‘Good’ in all areas by Ofsted, from September 2020.

The role:
The academy has a faculty structure in place and The successful candidate will lead a faculty which predominately delivers the Cambridge National qualifications at KS4 and KS5 in subjects such as Sport, HSC, IMedia, Business & Enterprise, Engineering and Child Development. You will work with the Senior Assistant Principals to monitor and track the progress of pupils, the quality of teaching and learning and attendance and behaviour within the faculty.

About you:
You will be an exceptional middle/senior leader with a demonstrable commitment to helping all pupils achieve their best, despite their background. With high expectations of behaviour, you will motivate staff and pupils through high quality leadership and management. You will be an innovative manager, able to analyse and interpret Academy data to support clear, strategic decisions. You will be well supported by the senior leadership team at the Academy and the Education Support Team of the Trust, to ensure that the overall Academy vision is achieved.

If this post attracts sufficient interest before the closing date, we may decide to close this vacancy at an earlier date, so an early application is advised.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

All adults employed by the Trust have a responsibility for data protection and have a duty to observe and follow the principles of the GDPR Regulations.

The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

Employee benefits

You can be assured that you will be joining a Multi Academy Trust that is dedicated to valuing and developing the workforce through ensuring a fair workload and offering access to bespoke CPD from the Learning Alliance to enhance professional growth.

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1141 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Kingswood Secondary Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Kingswood Secondary Academy

About us:
The Kingswood Secondary Academy, part of the Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT), is situated in Corby and hosts exceptional teaching facilities, including innovatively designed ICT suites and purpose built laboratories, to name a few. The academy is led by the Principal, Andrew Burton, who is committed and dedicated to securing achievement for all pupils and has high expectations of pupils and staff; encouraging all young people to work hard and make the best of all the opportunities provided.

School location

Gainsborough Road, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN18 9NS