• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    7 May 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    20 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Leadership
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
Leadership Spine depending on experience

Job summary

If you are you an established leader with experience of KS5 looking to advance your career, we may have the perfect role

Northampton International Academy a member of the East Midlands Academy Trust, is seeking to appoint an ambitious and committed Key Stage 5 Lead to lead and manage all aspects of Sixth Form provision and related partnerships. This role would suit a highly effective practitioner, with KS5 experience eager to move into middle leadership within a rapidly growing school which is a member of a successful academy trust dedicated to improving the quality of education for pupils.
This is an exciting time for both the school and Trust and an exciting opportunity for an excellent teacher to play a vital part in improving the quality of education for children.
If you can inspire and motivate our learners, making learning fun and challenging. If you are resilient, flexible, committed and dedicated to working with a diverse group of pupils. If you can share the values and ethos of the Academy Trust. NIA is the perfect school for you to progress your career
It is a fantastic time to join NIA as it has its first Year 11 and 13 intakes, as well as further groups in the primary phase and by September 2021 the school will have over 2000 pupils. This will make NIA one of the largest free schools in the country.
The children and staff at Northampton International Academy are currently completing the opening chapters of its history. The DNA of NIA is set by our High Expectations and Global Vision and we are building into the curriculum for all year groups our Character Drivers: Collaboration, Responsibility, Respect, Care, Excellence and Aspiration. By instilling these characteristics in our learners, they will flourish both within school and beyond as they set out to create their own histories
JOB REQUIREMENTS:
• Promote a secure, diverse and inclusive foundation from which to achieve high standards in all areas of Key Stage 5
• Provide leadership and direction for Key Stage 5 to ensure that it is managed to meet its aims and targets
• Oversee the day-to-day running of Key Stage 5, including meetings, timetabling, admissions and transition points
• Work strategically with the SLT to lead, motivate, support, challenge and develop all staff
• Contribute to the creation of a curriculum matched to the needs of all students at NIA

THE RIGHT CANDIDATE WILL:
• Have QTS
• Be an outstanding classroom practitioner with a track record of good and outstanding teaching
• Have an innovative and creative approach.
• Be able to form strong partnerships with others across the school
• Energetic and enthusiastic, with the ability to motivate and inspire others
• Have excellent communication skills.

Our teachers are an integral part of our dedicated team who are working hard to attain high standards across the academy
By working for our Trust, you’ll be able to take advantage of a wealth of professional development and support opportunities, as well as a range of employee benefits.
These include:
• Continuous professional development and training opportunities
• Dedicated support from our school improvement team
• Career and leadership opportunities within our growing family of schools
• A Trust employee forum with representatives from across the organisation
• A confidential 24-hour Employee Assistance Programme
• Childcare vouchers scheme
• A corporate eye care plan

Every child deserves to be the best that they can be

To apply please following the link

If you are you an established leader with experience of KS5 looking to advance your career, we may have the perfect role

Northampton International Academy a member of the East Midlands Academy Trust, is seeking to appoint an ambitious and committed Key Stage 5 Lead to lead and manage all aspects of Sixth Form provision and related partnerships. This role would suit a highly effective practitioner, with KS5 experience eager to move into middle leadership within a rapidly growing school which is a member of a successful academy trust dedicated to improving the quality of education for pupils.
This is an exciting time for both the school and Trust and an exciting opportunity for an excellent teacher to play a vital part in improving the quality of education for children.
If you can inspire and motivate our learners, making learning fun and challenging. If you are resilient, flexible, committed and dedicated to working with a diverse group of pupils. If you can share the values and ethos of the Academy Trust. NIA is the perfect school for you to progress your career
It is a fantastic time to join NIA as it has its first Year 11 and 13 intakes, as well as further groups in the primary phase and by September 2021 the school will have over 2000 pupils. This will make NIA one of the largest free schools in the country.
The children and staff at Northampton International Academy are currently completing the opening chapters of its history. The DNA of NIA is set by our High Expectations and Global Vision and we are building into the curriculum for all year groups our Character Drivers: Collaboration, Responsibility, Respect, Care, Excellence and Aspiration. By instilling these characteristics in our learners, they will flourish both within school and beyond as they set out to create their own histories
JOB REQUIREMENTS:
• Promote a secure, diverse and inclusive foundation from which to achieve high standards in all areas of Key Stage 5
• Provide leadership and direction for Key Stage 5 to ensure that it is managed to meet its aims and targets
• Oversee the day-to-day running of Key Stage 5, including meetings, timetabling, admissions and transition points
• Work strategically with the SLT to lead, motivate, support, challenge and develop all staff
• Contribute to the creation of a curriculum matched to the needs of all students at NIA

THE RIGHT CANDIDATE WILL:
• Have QTS
• Be an outstanding classroom practitioner with a track record of good and outstanding teaching
• Have an innovative and creative approach.
• Be able to form strong partnerships with others across the school
• Energetic and enthusiastic, with the ability to motivate and inspire others
• Have excellent communication skills.

Our teachers are an integral part of our dedicated team who are working hard to attain high standards across the academy
By working for our Trust, you’ll be able to take advantage of a wealth of professional development and support opportunities, as well as a range of employee benefits.
These include:
• Continuous professional development and training opportunities
• Dedicated support from our school improvement team
• Career and leadership opportunities within our growing family of schools
• A Trust employee forum with representatives from across the organisation
• A confidential 24-hour Employee Assistance Programme
• Childcare vouchers scheme
• A corporate eye care plan

Every child deserves to be the best that they can be

To apply please click the following link

https://mynewterm.com/school/Northampton-International-Academy/142485/EDV-2021-NIA-51513/Key-Stage-5-Lead

For more information about this position please email recruitment@emat.uk or call Lorna Stockwell on 07500 559281
EMAT has the right to withdraw this advert before the closing date if a suitable candidate is found
EMAT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post.

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Free School
Education phase
Primary, Secondary, 16-19
School size
1349 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact email
recruitment@emat.uk
Contact phone number
+447500559281

About Northampton International Academy

NIA is one of the UK’s fastest growing schools. From September, we will have EYFS to year 4, years 7 through 11 and a full sixth form. By September 2021, over 2,200 pupils, making us largest free schools in UK.

The children and staff at Northampton International Academy are currently completing the opening chapters of its history. The DNA of NIA is set by our High Expectations and Global Vision and we are building into the curriculum for all year groups our Character Drivers: Collaboration, Responsibility, Respect, Care, Excellence and Aspiration. By instilling these characteristics in our learners, they will flourish both within school and beyond as they set out to create their own histories

School location

Barrack Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1 1AA

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