Billesley Primary School is looking to recruit an inspirational Assistant Principal who is an excellent practitioner and has strong leadership skills to join our outstanding leadership team.
The successful applicant will work in partnership with the Strategic Leadership Team to implement an inspiring and compelling vision of achievement for all to empower all pupils and staff to excel.
The focus of the role of Assistant Principal is to lead and manage a Phase at Billesley Primary School, with a specific focus on responsibility for standards of achievement and teaching and learning.The Assistant Principal will also be responsible for the leadership of a curriculum area or specific aspect across the school. The Assistant Principal will work closely with and report to the Vice Principal, who is strategic lead for the EYFS.
Billesley Primary School and Billesley Research School are committed to school improvement across the wider school network, under the remit of the Elliot Foundation Multi Academy Trust and the Education Endowment Foundation. Therefore, the Assistant Principal may be required to work at any other school or academy identified as part of this process at any time or for any period as directed by the Principal or the Regional Director.
The Assistant Principal will be an excellent teacher and leader of teaching and learning whilst leading and managing a Phase within the school on a day-to-day basis, being the first point for staff and parents in matters relating to the Phase. The Assistant Principal is an important part of the public image of the school and be expected to engage in all activities and aspects of school life.
The Assistant Principal will work collaboratively with the Vice Principal, providing coaching and support for teaching staff within your phase and holding them to account for raising standards of achievement. We are looking for a leader who is passionate about research based practice and who looks for every opportunity to promote exciting opportunities for learning across the school and the community.
The post is non-class based with a 50% teaching commitment focused on raising standards.
Book a Visit
Informal visits to the school are highly encouraged, please contact the school reception office to book a visit.
The following dates are available:
- Monday 28th November 2022 at 4.00PM
- Tuesday 29th November 2022 at 4.00PM
- Monday 5th December 2022 at 4.000PM
- Tuesday 13th December 2022 at 4.00PM
Advert closes: Tuesday 3rd January 2023
Stage One Interviews: WB 9th January 2023
Stage Two Interviews: WB 16th January 2023
Billesley Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.