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  • Application deadline

    28 December 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    29 November 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type

Job summary

Assistant Principal - Secondary School

Job Status Full Time

Salary Range L6-L14

The Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust (DMAT), a MAT consisting of 3 secondary and 14 primary schools. As an academy, we actively promote the values and principles of the International Co-operative Alliance.

You will work across all the secondary schools within The Dartmoor Multi-Academy Trust, under the direction of the Lead Principal, to support the school improvement work of each of the secondary school principals. This will be a combination of working on specific projects for a school or schools and/or being based in a school for a period of time supporting the principal and their senior team to ensure the highest of standards for every student.

This job description is not a comprehensive definition of the post. Discussions will take place on a regular basis to clarify individual responsibilities within the general framework and character of the post as identified below.

All members of the SLT are leading professionals in the academy. Working with the governing body, the SLT provide vision, leadership and direction for the academy and ensure that it is managed and organised to meet it aims and targets. With the governing body, the SLT is responsible for the continuous improvement in the quality of teaching, learning and wider educational experiences; for raising standards of behaviour, achievement and attainment; for ensuring equality of opportunity for all; for the development of policies and practices; and for ensuring that resources are efficiently and effectively used to achieve the academy’s aims and objectives. The SLT also secure the commitment of the wider community to the academy by developing and maintaining effective networks with, for example, other local schools, the LA (where appropriate), higher education institutions, employers, the local community groups and professional services. SLT are expected to be Lead Practitioners promoting and holding staff to account for Safeguarding, KCSIE, their duty of Prevent and in fostering an ethos of inclusion, tolerance and diversity.

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Trust overview

Trust type
Multi-academy trust

About Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust

Our Trust was created in January 2018 based on a shared vision, embracing both the Cooperative values and those of our Church of England schools.

We are excited about the opportunities that such a cross phase Trust is able to offer our communities and we are committed to create an ambitious, forward thinking learning environment for all our pupils, students and staff. There will be opportunities for everyone connected to the Trust to grow and develop and therefore fulfil their ambitions.

We now include three secondary schools and 14 primary schools in our Trust, helping just under 5000 children and 720 staff to thrive - this is a truly exciting Trust to be involved with. We welcome your interest in joining us whether as a pupil, parent, member of staff or a governor

Head office location

Mill Road, Okehampton, EX20 1PW

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