Malcolm Arnold Academy, Northampton, Northamptonshire


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £87,500 to £101,000

Job summary

Are you looking for a Headship in a Trust which understands the importance of knowledge in the development of our students and believes that developing pedagogy is a significant part of your job?  

Essential educational requirements

Good degree

Essential qualifications

QTS and a nationally recognised leadership certificate (i.e. NPQH, NPQEL)

Essential skills and experience

- Experience as a successful Head Teacher in a secondary school
- Clear evidence of successful management of whole school improvement strategies and effective school development planning
- Clear evidence of having raised standards of achievement in your current setting.
- Successful experience of curriculum leadership and development
- Successful management of monitoring and evaluation strategies of quality of teaching and learning, student outcomes, quality of provision and efficiency
- Experience of promoting equality and diversity, inclusion and appropriate strategies for children with special educational needs
- Successful management of OFSTED process
- Familiarity with the SIAMS inspection schedule and ability to achieve an excellent SIAMS inspection outcome

Employee benefits

Mentoring programme
Personal and professional development opportunities

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 1307 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
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Website Malcolm Arnold Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

About Malcolm Arnold Academy

Malcolm Arnold Academy is a co-educational secondary school based in Northampton, Northamptonshire, for students aged 11-18.

The school takes its name from the legendary composer Sir Malcolm Arnold. Born in Northampton in 1921, he was one of the leading figures in 20th-century classical music and helped to establish the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain.

School location

Trinity Avenue, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN2 6JW