Site: Queen Katharine
Closing date: 9am Monday 2nd October 2023
Interview dates: 10th/11th
Start: January 2024
Please note the trust may decide to withdraw the advert before the closing date or interview suitable candidates prior to the advert closing.
Queen Katharine Academy is an award winning,
growing and vibrant, multi-cultural school based in the north of Peterborough. We
are now looking to appoint a dynamic and forward-looking leader who has the
requisite drive, skills and experience to assist in leading the Academy through
the next stage of its development.
The academy currently educates almost 1600 pupils
aged 11-19 and prides itself as an inclusive centre of educational excellence,
rooted in its community. Staff at Queen
Katharine are committed to providing an
education that transforms lives and gives all our pupils the opportunities they
deserve, regardless of where they are from or their personal starting points.
The academy wants our pupils to learn how to change their own lives and those
of others, to change the future and to shape society and the world.
Queen Katharine Academy is proud to be part of Thomas Deacon
Education Trust, a MAT dedicated to raising educational outcomes across a range
of primary and secondary phase schools and academies in Peterborough and the
surrounding area. This locally-based trust allows us to share expertise with a
variety of like-minded schools and ensures we provide the best possible
opportunities for our pupils. There is a strong central Trust staff
infrastructure that significantly supports all educational and business services
for the academy.
The successful candidate will
bring significant expertise and experience from a relevant education setting
and a proven track record of positive impact in a variety of leadership roles.
You will have experience of raising standards in teaching and learning,
strategic planning, financial management and staff recruitment and development
and understand the criticality of building school culture where all members of
the school community can thrive. You will have exceptional communications
skills, allowing you to build strong relationships with pupils, staff, parents
and those with local governance roles, as well as with key external
If you think you have the
qualities necessary to take on this challenging but ultimately rewarding role of
Vice Principal and you believe wholeheartedly in raising the aspiration and
successfully changing the lives of our pupils, then we would be delighted to
hear from you.
The Trust offers:
package and Teachers’ pension scheme.
training/CPD opportunities in a friendly supportive environment.
progression across Thomas Deacon Education Trust.
An engaging, creative and welcoming environment to learners
who take pride in their school.
An inclusive and collaborative approach.
A talented, highly motivated, committed and professional
team of colleagues, both within the school and across the trust.
An actively supportive Academy Committee and Trust
Thomas Deacon Education
Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and
young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The
Academy will require the successful candidate to provide satisfactory references
and undertake an Enhanced Check with the Disclosure and Barring Service.
If you wish to discuss the role or arrange a tour of the school please contact Lexy Wells: email@example.com
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