Assistant Principal (Lead Key Stage 4 - Curriculum)

King Edward VII Academy, King's Lynn, Norfolk

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Job details

Job role Teacher, Leadership
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Leadership scale 12-16

Job summary

Leadership Scale 12 - 16

Available from September 2020

Permanent position

To provide dynamic, consistent and motivational leadership for the key stage, setting high aspirations, promoting a can-do culture and ensuring effective prioritisation.

To maximise the progress and attainment for pupils using data and relevant teaching and learning strategies.

To work with the VP to ensure the curriculum offer at key stage 4 is relevant, appropriate and effective

Our students range from age 11 to 18, including students in our well-respected and ‘Good’ Sixth Form.

There are ample opportunities to develop extra-curricular activities and interests at King Edward VII Academy where we take a holistic view of education.

At King Edward VII Academy, we believe that strength comes from togetherness; each individual plays a crucial part in our overall community and in our successes. We combine the unity of our traditional house system and its exciting enrichment programme with an uncompromising focus upon individual academic success. We actively encourage all of our staff to use new and innovative ways to engage with our students whilst preserving our rich history of providing high quality education to all.

At King Edward VII Academy we are fully committed to encouraging and developing all of our students to achieve their full potential. Our superb reputation for sports is a marker of the emphasis we place on developing well-rounded young adults. It also serves as a symbol of our wider aims – the pursuit of excellence in all things; pride in our academy; togetherness in all we do; fair play and outstanding behaviour and healthy competition. KES has a remarkable past and strives for an even more remarkable future. Our internal support structures and career progression opportunities mean that our staff are able to achieve their full career potential. Many of our former students have returned to work for us post-studies; proving the lasting impression we make as a provider of high quality education in West Norfolk.

Skills & Experience
Experience at middle leadership as a Head of Department or similar role is essential

Strong leadership and management skills are essential

QTS

Please see the person specification at the end of the job description for full details of the essential and desirable criteria

An enhanced DBS check is required for all of our roles

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1113 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website King Edward VII Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@eastern-mat.co.uk

About King Edward VII Academy

To provide dynamic, consistent and motivational leadership for the key stage, setting high aspirations, promoting a can-do culture and ensuring effective prioritisation.

School location

Gaywood Road, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 2QB