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  • Job start date

    31 August 2023

  • Closing date

    24 April 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    29 March 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

An exciting opportunity has arisen at Maltby Academy for an exceptional Assistant Principal to work with an experienced and highly motivated team of professionals.

We are seeking to appoint a current or aspiring Assistant Principal with the passion, dynamism and drive to lead Maltby Academy through its next period of school improvement and secure it as a leading educational establishment. The area of responsibility will be aligned to the skills and experience of the successful candidate, but will be in one of the areas of Personal Development, Curriculum or Assessment and Outcomes.

Maltby Academy already has a strong team of professionals delivering high quality learning in and out of the classroom who work together to achieve our Academy vision ‘to deliver exceptional learning experiences that enable all young people to thrive in a competitive world and lead successful and fulfilling lives’. If you feel you would like to be a part of that team and could make a valuable contribution to driving standards and performance, we would like to hear from you.

The successful candidate will:

  • be fully aligned to the Trust Vision, Values, Professional Behaviours and the Academy Key Drivers;
  • be a dynamic senior leader with a relentless obsession for rapidly and continuously improving


  • have a track record of delivering clear impact at whole school level;
  • bring an unwavering commitment to promoting the highest standards of teaching and learning

across the Academy;

  • have the ability to engage, inspire and build excellent relationships with both students and staff;
  • be able to work effectively as part of the senior team, think strategically and make decisions in

the best interest of the Academy and it’s students;

  • have a true growth mind set and solid work ethic;
  • have the knowledge and experience of the context in which Maltby Academy


What the school offers its staff

In return we will offer:

  • a modern state-of-the-art school building with purpose-built learning spaces, which inspire exceptional teaching and learning;
  • excellent career development opportunities and access to a comprehensive programme of personalised leadership ‘Professional Learning and Development’
  • an excellent induction programme, including mentoring and support from the Trust Executive Leadership team.

Commitment to safeguarding

Maltby Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post involves working with children and therefore if successful you will be required to apply for a disclosure of criminal records check at an enhanced level. Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check
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About Maltby Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
1131 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19

Maltby Academy is a mainstream, non-selective, state secondary school for girls and boys aged 11-19. The school is situated in Rotherham, South Yorkshire. There are 1,040 children on its roll. Our vision is to deliver exceptional experiences that enable all young people to thrive in a competitive world and lead successful and fulfilling lives. Maltby Academy has highly skilled, dedicated and talented teaching and support staff.

Arranging a visit to Maltby Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email kgaffney@maltbyacademy.com.

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