Assistant Vice Principal

Whitley Academy, Coventry, West Midlands


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £51,564 to £57,986

Job summary

We are seeking an enthusiastic, resilient and highly motivated Assistant Vice Principal preferably able to teach science and have experience in teaching and learning. Start date January 2019.

Essential educational requirements

• At least 3 years’ experience of middle leadership including significant leadership of others
• Evidence of leading on and managing curriculum and/or pastoral issues
• Range of CPD activities as a participant and leader
• As a teacher, a proven track record of good or better outcomes for students
• Good Honours Degree and qualified teacher status

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher

Essential skills and experience

The successful candidate must be:
- Preferably able to teach science up to KS5
- Committed to making a difference to the lives of pupils,
- Resilient with a strong personal drive,
- Someone who has high expectations of both students and their colleagues,
- Values driven and
- Someone who can forge positive relationships with students to encourage great learning

Employee benefits

We will offer you;
- A positive and innovative learning culture, where wellbeing and workload are effectively managed,
- A dedicated, highly skilled and committed staff, upholding high expectations of and aspirations for all of our students,
- A strong sense of community and a warm, welcoming workplace,
- Access to the RSA Academies’ Teaching School Alliance, which offers high quality training and leadership experiences for all staff, to ensure that everyone is enabled to develop, grow and collaborate,
- PiXL network access, developing new ideas and strategies to impact on student learning and
- A number of additional benefits including a fantastic internal CPD programme built into directed time - fostering excellence in teaching and learning, a personal laptop, free parking, and a vibrant modern building and facilities in a beautiful location within easy reach of the M40/M6 corridor.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 886 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
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School website Whitley Academy website (opens in a new window)
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About Whitley Academy

When staff, students and families walk through our gates and onto our site they belong to the Whitley Academy community. In our community, we are proud of our school and are committed to supporting all staff and students to be the best they can be.

School location

Abbey Road, Coventry, West Midlands, CV3 4BD