Assistant Principal

Ormiston Park Academy, Aveley

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Job Ref No. ECC8836906-96L Position Type: Assistant Principal Pay Range: Leadership Scale (Fringe) L15 – L19 (£57,535 - £63
Position Start Date: 01/09/2019 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 25/03/2019 Midday Date of Interviews: 29th March 2019  

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Assistant Principal

Start Date: September 2019

Salary: Leadership Scale (Fringe) L15 - L19 (£57,535 - £63,366)

Contract Type: Full Time, Permanent

Following the promotion of an existing post holder, we seek an exciting and inspirational professional to play a key role in an expanding and dynamic leadership team. Do you believe all students can be outstanding and champion the importance of education in shaping the future for young people? If so, we eagerly await your application.

Ormiston Park is a rapidly growing 11-16 Academy. Our vision of 'Believe and Achieve' underpins all aspects of academy life in our impressive, well-resourced buildings and grounds. You will join a caring and committed body of staff and enjoy working with friendly and enthusiastic students of whom we are extremely proud. You will play a vital role in implementing an outstanding curriculum, providing the highest quality teaching and learning and ensuring excellent behaviour and attitudes. Ultimately delivering the highest possible outcomes for our students and thus ensuring their aspirations become reality.

The role provides a great opportunity for an existing leader ambitious to take the next step in their career development. The initial specific responsibilities will be tailored to maximise the skills and expertise of the successful candidate. Over time candidates will be expected to welcome exposure to a wide range of differing roles in preparation for further promotion. To that end Ormiston Academies Trust offers access to a comprehensive and exciting range of development and networking opportunities throughout its regions.

To be considered for this opportunity, you will:

· Have a proven track record of impact in your teaching career to date.

· Possess in depth knowledge and understanding of current developments in education.

· Be able to inspire, lead and manage colleagues to achieve shared goals.

· Be committed and proactive to furthering your own professional development.

For further details or to arrange a time to visit the Academy, contact Sally Spraggon, PA to the Principal on 01708 865180 or Please note, we will not accept CVs or applications via agencies for this post. All applications should be made using the OPA Application Form with a supporting statement, and are to be returned electronically. Early applications are encouraged.

Closing date for receipt of applications: Monday 25th March at 12pm noon

Candidates shortlisted for interview will be notified on or before Wednesday 27th March
Interviews will be held on Friday 29th March

Ormiston Park Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Sally Spraggon
Belhus Park Lane, Aveley
Essex, RM15 4RU
Telephone: 01708 865180