17 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    Easter or September 2023 start

  • Closing date

    17 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    25 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L14 - L18

What skills and experience we're looking for

Required for an Easter or September 2023 start, we are seeking to appoint an inspirational and innovative Assistant Principal to join our highly motivated leadership team. This would be an excellent career development opportunity for someone with an ambition to further develop their leadership skills. The role would suit an individual with a proven record of successful leadership at senior or middle level. Training and support will be provided for the successful candidate.

This is an exciting and challenging opportunity for an ambitious and dynamic individual, who will play a key role in the Strategic Planning and Leadership of the Academy. The successful candidate will require excellent leadership and management skills alongside the energy and drive to inspire and motivate others.

What the school offers its staff

We offer:

  • Development for all staff through nationally recognised training courses;
  • Access to a range of resources and opportunities through our Academy Trust;
  • Opportunities to develop and enhance your role through a range of wider partnerships;
  • Laptops for all staff;
  • An opportunity to join a well-established and supportive Senior Leadership Team who all want to make a positive difference to the education of all OBA students.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Academy is committed to safeguarding & promoting the welfare of children & young people & expects all staff & volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of two suitable references & a successful application for an enhanced disclosure from the DBS.

Applying for the job

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About Ormiston Bushfield Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
1053 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Phone number
01733 233014

Ormiston Bushfield Academy is a good school (OFSTED – December 2019) with the inspection stating: • Pupils behave well in lessons and around the school • Leaders have the same high expectations of every pupil, whatever their background. • They encourage every pupil to do their best and to model the school’s shared values of ‘Opportunity, Belief and Aspiration’ The Academy is continuing to expand and due to its popularity and increasing student numbers, a new £6 million wing was opened in September 2018. This extension is an addition to the £20.6 million state-of-the-art building that was completed September 2012, giving every student the opportunity to learn in an exciting and inspiring environment at an Academy that has been recognised for its high standards of inclusion. The Academy has continued to build on the successes of the last few years and achieved strong results at GCSE & A-Level in the summer. It is conveniently located close to the Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire and Lincolnshire borders & benefits from excellent road and rail links. This is an opportunity to join a dynamic Academy with a strong ethos of teamwork and support, where staff are committed to raising attainment. The Academy has been recognised for its high standards of inclusion.

Arranging a visit to Ormiston Bushfield Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email katherine.scothern@bushfield.co.uk.

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