Assistant Principal - Key Stage 4 - Year 9 All Saints Academy Dunstable, Dunstable, Bedfordshire

Job description

We are looking to appoint an Assistant Principal for Key Stage 4 with specific responsibility for Year 9. This role will involve working with the Head of Year 9 to ensure that the Quality of Education provided to students and the behaviour and attitude of students is monitored in line with the New Ofsted framework.
This will include holding the Head of Year and Curriculum Leaders accountable for ensuring that standards and outcomes are met.

These are exciting times for All Saints Academy and we believe that this is a fantastic opportunity to make a significant contribution to its development. We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, ambitious and inspiring individual who will help drive the Academy forward as it continues its journey towards outstanding.

You should be an exemplary role model by demonstrating a can-do, will do approach and as such you will contribute to the overall leadership and management of the Academy and be active in promoting its aims, and supporting an ethos that promotes achievement and high standards.

Essential educational requirements

• Degree in a relevant subject
• Teaching qualification

Essential qualifications

• Degree in a relevant subject
• Teaching qualification

Essential skills and experience

• Ability to motivate learners aged 11-18
• Ability to work across the whole ability range
• Ability to plan strategically to meet the needs of a range of learners
• Understanding of use of assessment to promote individual learning
• Experience of at least Middle Leader level
• Experience of raising standards of attainment and/or behaviour
• Resilience and determination
• Creativity
• A positive approach to all issues
• An ability to influence others
• Empathy with young people and an ability to build a strong rapport
• Ability to remain calm under pressure
• Flexibility and hard-working
• Tenacity and determination
• An understanding of how teams work and of how to get the best out of each other
• An ability to seek positive solutions to emerging issues

About All Saints Academy Dunstable

Houghton Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU5 5AB
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