Assistant Principal - Culture of Learning, East Sussex

Expiring today

Bexhill AcademyEast Sussex

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L12 -17
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Bexhill Academy are seeking to appoint an inspirational and enthusiastic leader to join our school at a crucial stage of its development.  This post will attract those candidates seeking to make a real, positive change to student outcomes. The successful candidate will be someone who is not afraid to use their initiative and shape the structure and direction of Behaviour Management at the school.

This is a critical appointment and it represents an excellent career development opportunity for a candidate who has a track record of successfully leading a substantial department / area in their current school, who is now seeking whole school responsibilities to further their career into senior leadership. The core purpose of the role is to provide effective whole school leadership and to be accountable for the culture of learning across the whole school. The successful candidate will also have additional line management responsibilities. 

We aim to recruit staff who:

  • Are excited by their role and by the prospect of challenging young people to achieve their very best
  • Love the processes of teaching and learning and are keen to continually develop their own skills; 
  • Recognise that teaching can be a demanding job and react positively to those demands; 
  • Will subscribe to the ethos of the Academy and be committed to get the very best from our students; 
  • Take every opportunity, in and out of the classroom, to talk to students, model expected behaviours and build positive relationships with all 
  • Remain at the forefront of pedagogy, educational research and debate. 
  • See themselves as having the potential to become a Principal in the future.

Closing Date: Monday Feb 24th 

Interviews: TBC

Please see our website  under ‘community’ and then ‘vacancies’ for more details.  Please note that we do not accept CVs or approaches from agencies. Completed Bexhill Academy application forms should be sent to  

Visits are welcome prior to application or interview. Please contact Glenda Canham, PA to the Principal at  

Bexhill Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young children, therefore all positions are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS).

More about Bexhill Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Gunters Lane, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex, TN39 4BY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1424 730722