Outcomes Focused, Child Centred
Northern Education Trust

Outcomes Focused, Child Centred
Northern Education Trust

July 3, 2020, 8:32 am

Vice Principal (Mount Pellon Primary Academy)

  • Full Time
  • Anywhere

Mount Pellon Primary Academy

Post: Vice Principal (Mount Pellon Primary Academy)
Base: Mount Pellon Primary Academy, Battinson Road, Halifax, HX1 4RG
Regular travel across the Trust will be required

Scale: L11 – L15 (Subject to job evaluation)
Salary: £52,643 – £57,986 (FTE, Salary to be pro rata)
Contract Type: Permanent
Working Type: STP&CD
Closing Date: 6th July 2020


Northern Education Trust (NET) is a charitable education Trust with an improving track record for school improvement. The Trust sponsors 21 academies; 10 secondary and 11 primaries across the North of England in ten Local Authority regions. All NET primary academies are rated as good or outstanding by Ofsted.

In 2019, 65% of children in Key Stage 2 achieved the expected standard across our primary academies representing a 29% gain since 2016 compared with a national gain of 12%.

You will work alongside the Principal and the Senior Leadership team to ensure effective leadership is in place and by improving outcomes at Mount Pellon Primary Academy. This will be underpinned by our vision ‘We constantly focus on standards as we understand outcomes are paramount. Our decision making is driven entirely by what is best for our children. By doing this, we enhance the life chances of the children and young people in our care’.

We require a strong, inspirational leader who is an outstanding primary practitioner and who has a proven track record of raising attainment and progress. You must have the passion, drive and commitment to continue the outstanding work already achieved, working in collaboration with the Trust family of schools.

This an exciting opportunity for an exceptional leader to help shape the continuous improvements required to ensure all our pupils have access to the educational provision that they deserve. You will join a friendly and supportive team of professionals, contributing to regular networking meetings to enhance collaborative working across the Trust.

For further information please download the attached job description and person specification. Alternatively, you can contact Peter Dowell, Trainee HR Advisor on [email protected]. Please note completed applications must be returned to Peter by email.

Informal discussions are encouraged; please contact Rhia Lansbury-Palmer, Business Manager 01422 349 618.

The Trust is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. All posts are subject to enhanced disclosure and barring service checks. We expect all adults to share our commitment to safeguarding and the health and wellbeing of our pupils.

Resources

Application Form.docx

Job Description.docx

Person Specification.docx

To apply for this job email your details to p.dowell@northerneducationtrust.org

Thorp Academy is a member of the Northern Education Trust.
We constantly focus on standards as we understand outcomes are paramount. Our decision making is driven entirely by what is best for children. By doing this we enhance the life chances of the children and young people in our care.