Vice Principal Queen's Park Academy, Bournemouth, Dorset

Job description

Vice Principal with leadership responsibility for Outcomes across the Academy - start date either 4th November or January 2020

Queen’s Park Academy is looking to appoint a Vice Principal who is ambitious and has passion, drive and commitment to continue the improvement of life chances of all our pupils.

The Vice Principal will contribute to the successful strategic leadership of the Academy and will be accountable, as a member of the senior leadership team, for inspiring, managing and leading staff and students to achieve their very best and to promote the culture that celebrates and promotes academic and wider achievement.

Alongside these attributes, candidates should be able to demonstrate an ability to effectively enthuse and lead others and a commitment to ongoing CPD relevant to their position. The successful candidate will have a teaching commitment with release time provided for their outcomes responsibilities.

Full job description and person specification available from our main office - email - or call 01202 526079

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications

Holds Qualified Teacher Status
Evidence of further professional development

Essential skills and experience

Sound understanding of Primary education
Sound understanding of assessment, recording and reporting
Sound knowledge of inclusion, multicultural issues and equal opportunities

Experience of leadership subject or year group
Evidence of innovation
Extensive teaching experience
Experience of interpreting statistical information to inform planning
Experience of liaison with parents, staff and the wider school community

Excellent verbal and written communication
The ability to think and plan strategically
Ability to empower, inspire, motivate and enable staff
Outstanding classroom practitioner

Ability to give enthusiastic and clear leadership in a drive for excellence
A commitment to high standards of pupil achievement and progress
Ability to develop and maintain effective personal relationships with stakeholders
Good communicator and listener
Flexibility, imagination, enthusiasm and a good sense of humour

About Queen's Park Academy

East Way, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH8 9PU
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