Assistant Principal - Attendance & Safeguarding
Leadership 11 - 15
Start Date January 2024
all our children attend school and are safe every day is fundamental to our
academy and we are looking for a special leader to strategically lead these
areas. At Ormiston Denes we place high value on staff development, both in
teaching and leadership and we are looking to
appoint an inspirational Assistant Principal who will lead
on Attendance & Safeguarding in the academy and drive the vision and
strategy for sustained improvement.
You will develop,
implement plans and strategies that enable the school to improve outcomes, and
develop students both socially and academically whilst being responsible for a
whole school remit including leading safeguarding processes and procedures in
the academy. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate confidence
and the ability to effectively lead in this area of expertise. As a
senior leader, the successful candidate will ensurehigh
standards are carried out effectively across the school.
The successful candidate will have the opportunity
over time to experience other areas of school leadership. This role
represents an excellent opportunity for a dedicated and ambitious individual to
take the next steps in their career.
Our aim is for
every student to make good progress in their
subjects. This is through receiving engaging teaching that focuses on
engendering a love of learning. If you are looking to work in a vibrant academy
which expects high standards from students, places
a high value on the professional development of its staff, and feel you have
the qualities to meet the demands of this rewarding position then we wish to
hear from you.
We are looking for an individual who:
- Is a great teacher themselves,
who recognises excellent behaviour for learning in a classroom/department.
- Has the passion and expertise
to nurture and grow the professional development of colleagues.
- Can be flexible,
enthusiastic, well organised and demonstrates strong behaviour management.
- Has experience of school data
management information systems.
- Has a resilient character and
a strong personal drive.
- Has an unwavering
determination to work with students of all abilities.
- Is highly motivated and
dynamic individual who can work with pace and purpose.
- A team player who possesses
excellent interpersonal skills and emotional intelligence.
In returnOrmiston Denes Academy will offer you:
innovative learning community, constantly aiming for high
- A supportive, welcoming community of professionals.
- Developmentand collaboration opportunities throughout the Ormiston network.
Letters of application should include:
- Your philosophy
of education, your leadership and management style, the impact you have had in
your current role and how this would translate this post and how your skills,
qualities and experience make you the ideal candidate.
To submit a letter of application
please visit https://oatcareers.co.uk/job/assistant-principal-attendance-and-safeguarding
details, an informal discussion with the principal or to make arrangements to
visit the academy, please contact the Principal’s PA,
Sarah Watson firstname.lastname@example.org or tel. 01502 574474.
Closing date: 10.00am, Tuesday 10th October 2023
Interviews: Week commencing 16th October 2023, exact date to be confirmed.
Ormiston Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding children and young people and we expect
everyone who works in our academy to share this commitment.
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