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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    23 April 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    26 March 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Highly competitive plus possible relocation allowance

Job summary

Northampton Academy is looking for a strong, tenacious and personable Vice Principal to lead on pastoral provision at the school, augmenting an already driven and focused senior leadership team.

The Vice Principal will lead on ensuring the highest standards of behaviour, attendance, safeguarding and SEN provision are provided. They will ensure that our vision of being an ‘Academy of Character and excellence’ continues to be implemented throughout our pastoral provision and that student’s character is being developed at every stage.

This is a rewarding, yet incredibly demanding role and the successful candidate will work closely with all key stakeholders in order to support our high expectations. Therefore, high levels of communication skills and emotional intelligence are essential for the position.
The successful candidate will have a strength in being able to gather, manipulate, analyse and use data and key metrics to inform decision-making and make change when required.
Having the ability to remain calm in difficult situations is vital, alongside being resilient and having the ability to multi-task. Furthermore, the successful candidate will have a high awareness of the importance of inclusion for all.

The successful candidate will be highly ambitious and will be looking to become Principal in the next 3 – 5 years.

Applying for the job

If you wish to discover more about this exciting opportunity, need any further information or if you wish to have an informal discussion, please contact Emma Colvill at Academicis: ecolvill@academicis.co.uk / 01223 907976 / 07733 628155.

Supporting documents

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

School overview

School type
Academy, Christian
Education phase
School size
1495 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01223 907976

About Northampton Academy

Northampton Academy is part of United Learning, a unique group of independent and state schools working together to achieve the best in everyone. Our vision is to provide excellent education so that all young people are able to make a success of their lives and, if we are to realise this vision, we need to make sure we attract, develop and reward the key ingredient – high quality staff such as you.

School location

Wellingborough Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN3 8NH

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