17 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    September 2023

  • Closing date

    18 April 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    16 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

L16 – L20 (£64,225 - £70,733).

What skills and experience we're looking for

Bideford College is looking for an inspirational and engaging Vice Principal to join their senior leadership team, within aforward-thinking Trust.

The postholder will lead on behaviour and culture; overseeing the pastoral system to support our supports to achieve, feelvalued and progress to happy and successful lives.

We are seeking applicants who are aligned with our values and have the talent and passion to deliver our vision successfully.

You will be joining a team of dedicated individuals who are committed to fostering a positive school culture and communitythat encourages interaction, friendship, collaboration, understanding, and cultural diversity among students and staff.

If you want to make a meaningful impact and support the leadership and improvement of the trust while taking advantage ofthe lifestyle that our beautiful coastal settings provide, we want to hear from you. Apply now and be a part of our dedicatedteam working towards a brighter future for all of our students.

What the school offers its staff

•Competitive pay and opportunities for professional development, as we are a growing trust

•Generous holidays and access to the outstanding teacher pension scheme

•Perkbox, our benefits scheme that offers a wide range of savings and perks

•An employee assistance programme to support your health and wellbeing

•Modern, well-equipped schools, with outstanding facilities and on-site parking

•The option to participate in a nationally recognized cycle to work scheme

•Access to quality CPD to ensure professional success and personal satisfaction

•A team of dedicated staff who are passionate about supporting teaching and learning

•A trust culture which is creative, innovation, fun, fair, developmental, values diversity and inclusion and whichis supportive of staff and pupils

Commitment to safeguarding

Please refer to our safeguarding policy on the Athena Learning Trust website at: https://www.athenalearningtrust.uk/policies

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

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About Bideford College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1380 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01566 701 683

Bideford College is part of the Athena Learning Trust alongside Altarnun Primary, Atlantic Academy, Egloskerry Primary, Launceston College and Launceston Primary School . Bideford College is a rapidly improving 11 – 18 secondary school on the North Devon coast. It aims to ensure that all students, regardless of socio-economic background can successfully move on to their next step in education or employment with the skills and qualifications they need. We do this through a broad and balanced curriculum and co-curricular offer which enables students to develop resilience, knowledge and contribute positively to the local and global community. We are committed to driving up standards, insisting on high expectations and raising the aspirations of our students. We are proud of the broad and balanced curriculum that we offer our students in both the main school and in the sixth form. It offers the potential to develop a range of academic and vocational skills that prepares young people for careers in the 21st century. This is underpinned by a wealth of extra-curricular opportunities that nurtures the development of sporting, artistic and technical talents that sees our students succeed at a local, national and international level. Bideford College is a caring community and we are proud of the inclusive school climate that has been created through the positive relationships developed between students and staff. We want our students to feel safe in the learning culture that exists in the classrooms of the college.

Arranging a visit to Bideford College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email people@athenalearningtrust.uk.

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