Assistant Principal

Hazel Leys Academy, Corby, Northamptonshire

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Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Primary
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Lead Practitioners range 1 to Lead Practitioners range 7, £41,065 to £47,707 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

Following the promotion of the previous post holder we are now seeking a passionate Assistant Principal to join our team from September 2020

The role:
As a Senior Post Holder working in close collaboration with the Executive Principal and Head of Academy, you will set and embed high expectations in a key curriculum area throughout the school and drive continuous improvement through evaluation and quality assurance, ensuring that all pupils reach their full potential. You will contribute to the strategic direction of the academy and ensure that teaching and learning are of the highest standard.

This role will include classroom teaching responsibility, which is likely to be in KS2, and you will be the Maths Lead across the academy.

You will be joining an Ofsted rated 'Good' academy, with an extremely experienced Principal and long standing, stable team of staff.

About you:
Whether you are looking for your next natural step up or have previous senior leadership experience, we want to hear from you if you:

• Are open-minded, dynamic and can drive the academy ethos for a purposeful and child-led curriculum.
• Have experience of working in a diverse and forward thinking community.
• Have a proven track record in leadership to bring about excellence and improvement in a professional culture of trust and transparency.

About us:
Hazel Leys Academy, part of the Greenwood Academies Trust, is based close to the centre of Corby and has a long and strong history of serving the local community and of teaching generations of families. Children from Nursery through to Year 6 learn in an environment that engages, focuses and inspires them to do well.

“The curriculum, including additional activities, provides pupils with a broad range of learning experiences that enable them to enjoy school. This prepares them well for life in 21st century Britain and for their next stage in education.” – Ofsted June 2018.

In Return:
Working for the Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT), you will be contributing to enabling every child to achieve their very best. All our academies work collaboratively, to share best practice and are supported by the expertise within the Education Support Team to enable them to focus on improving outcomes. As a GAT employee, you will receive excellent opportunities for career progression and access to bespoke CPD from the Learning Alliance to enhance your professional growth.

Visits to our academy are warmly welcomed; if you wish to arrange a visit please call us on 01536 202681 or contact Emma Hickinson on ehickinson@hazelleysacademy.org

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.

Essential educational requirements

• Degree level qualification.
• Postgraduate professional Qualification e.g. Postgraduate Certificate in Education.

Essential qualifications

• Degree level qualification.
• Postgraduate professional Qualification e.g. Postgraduate Certificate in Education.

Essential skills and experience

Have a proven track record in leadership to bring about excellence and improvement in a professional culture of trust and transparency.

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Primary
School size 255 pupils enrolled
Age range 3 to 11
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Hazel Leys Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email work@greenwoodacademies.org

School location

Gainsborough Road, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN18 0QF