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Deputy Principal

Newark Hill Academy
Location: Peterborough | Job type: Permanent | Salary: £49,199 - £57,077 per annum

Are you an aspiring Senior Leader looking to help make a difference to the lives of young people?


Required from September 2018 or sooner

£49,199 - £57,077 per annum


Closing date: 21 May 2018 at midnight

Interviews to take place: 24 May 2018

We are proud to announce that our very able Deputy Principal has now moved on to a new headship so this has created a great opportunity at our academy. This position is not class based as you will be helping develop many of our staff by team teaching when required. This is an extremely exciting opportunity to work alongside the Principal to continue to raise quality and standards within the academy, ensuring that all pupils reach their full potential.

The successful candidate will be leading on Inclusion and we will provide training for the successful candidate to achieve the prestigious SEND Award. We are looking for a Deputy to provide challenge and support for our staff by being an outstanding teacher

About you:

You will be an outstanding senior leader with a demonstrable commitment to helping all pupils achieve their best. With high expectations of behaviour, you will motivate staff and pupils through high quality leadership and management. You will be an innovative leader and manager, able to analyse and interpret data to support clear, strategic decisions.

About us:

Our academy has 510 pupils with 18 classes. Our academy appeals to teachers as we have reduced class sizes in the mornings which not only benefit the children, but also the staff to have a good work-life balance.

About being part of an exciting forward thinking Trust:

Working for GAT, means you can be assured that you will be contributing to our mission to enable every child to achieve their best. All our academies work collaboratively to share best practice and are supported by the expertise within the central team to enable them to focus on teaching and learning. As a GAT employee you will receive excellent opportunities for career progression and access to bespoke CPD from the Learning Alliance to enhance your professional growth.

Visits to our academy are strongly advised so you can see the benefits of joining our team. Speaking to our staff is a must! Please contact reception on 01733 566053 or email

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.


The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

TO APPLY please email a completed application form to stating the job reference in your email.



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