The Sutton Academy Elton Head Road St Helens Merseyside WA9 5AU
Tel: 01744 678859 Fax: 01744 78860
www.thesuttonacademy.org.uk Mrs A M Sherman Principal
Employer: The Sutton Academy
The Sutton Academy At present, The Sutton Academy has 1076 students aged 11-16 and 131 in the sixth form.
Location: St Helens
Contract Type: Full Time
Start Date: 1 January 2018 or earlier
Closing Date: 9.00 am Monday 26 June 2017
Interview Date: TBC
The Governors are seeking to appoint a dynamic and innovative Assistant Principal. Candidates should have leadership skills, ideas and drive to support us in developing and implementing the next phase of the academy’s development.
The Assistant Principal will be ambitious for the academy, have a passion about learning, be an excellent teacher and have the energy, drive and ability to lead and develop a team of professionals to provide the best possible education for all our students.
Areas of responsibility will be confirmed in consultation with the successful applicant but are likely to include achievement, behaviour and welfare.
The person appointed will have a proven track record of raising standards and a clear vision for continuous improvement. You will need to demonstrate strategic leadership and articulate clear values and moral purpose. He/she will be an engaging, visible leader and will possess the gravitas required to win the respect of staff, students and parents.
This is a key appointment and represents an excellent opportunity for a quality practitioner wanting to develop their career. There will be strong professional development opportunities for the successful candidate.
An application pack is attached or visit our web site: www.thesuttonacademy.org.uk/vacancies
This post is subject to satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate. The Sutton Academy is committed to equal opportunities.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people; we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.