Vice Principal

The Parkgate Academy, Newark, Nottinghamshire, NG22 9TH

3 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    3 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    7 October 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    12 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

ISR: L6-L12

Vice Principal job summary

The Parkgate Academy

Whinney Lane

New Ollerton


NG22 9TH

Tel: 01623 860584


Principal: Mr Reece Davy

CEO: Mr Lee Hessey (NPQH, MA Ed (dist), NLE, FCCT)

Vice Principal vacancy at The Parkgate Academy. Start Date: January 2023.

ISR: L6-L12. Roll: 360

Due to ever increasing pupil numbers, we are seeking a dedicated Vice Principal to form an integral part of a committed leadership team at The Parkgate Academy, and join the collaboration of other schools within our trust.

The Parkgate Academy is a thriving school with a roll number of 360 children. It is currently rated as ‘good’ by Ofsted. The role of the Vice Principal will be to work alongside the Principal to take the school on a journey to Outstanding.

Do you believe in our trust values?

- Are you a team player?

- Are you ambitious for the children in your care?

- Do you believe in discipline?

- Do you have respect for people irrespective of their background?

- Do you believe in positivity?

- Have you got a strong work ethic?

If the answer to the above is ‘Yes’ to most of the above then we would love to hear from you!

The successful applicant will be expected to teach each day in some capacity.

We can offer:

  • support from The Forge Trust’s central team;
  • collaborative working with other colleagues and senior leaders in the trust;
  • excellent CPD and training;
  • a hard-working, caring and supportive staff team.

Closing date for applications is Friday 7th October

Short listing will take place on Monday 10th October

Interviews will be held on Thursday 11th October

Candidates must note that we are committed to safer recruitment and they must be able to provide proof of identity on the day of interview. The successful candidate will undergo an enhanced DBS check prior to appointment.

Applications should be sent to Reece Davy (Principal) . A fully completed Forge application form should be completed (forms are found on the website) and a personal statement of no more than two sides of A4 should be included, highlighting your ambition for The Parkgate Academy and your educational philosophy

The Trustees of The Parkgate Academy are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants will undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers. The role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS certificate, the role is engaged in regulated activity and will therefore require a children’s barred list check. Shortlisted Applicants will be required to complete a self-disclosure.

Using the application form

Completed application forms should be sent to

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Supporting documents

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

About The Parkgate Academy

School type
Academy, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
362 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Contact phone number
01623 860584

The Forge Trust is a reputable multi-academy trust that specialises in raising the achievement of children who predominantly live in white working-class areas of the East Midlands. Our mission is to become the best performing primary multi-academy trust in the country.

There is a clear vision to provide the very best education for every pupil in our schools ensuring the quality of teaching is excellent and the environment for learning encourages all pupils to find their talent and succeed. We believe strongly in our mission to change the lives of these children.

Arranging a visit to The Parkgate Academy

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please contact the school office, either by email: or by telephone: 01623 860584 to arrange a mutually convenient appointment and/or to request an application pack.

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