ASSISTANT PRINCIPAL (Student Services and Support), Cambridge

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Hills Road Sixth Form CollegeCambridge

Date posted:
Start date: Monday 19th August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £60,000 to £64,000
Contract term: Permanent

The College Strategy Team at Hills Road Sixth Form College is looking to appoint to this key strategic role which will take forward our student services and support offer.  Leadership of this area has been filled on an interim basis for the past eighteen months and we are now seeking to appoint a permanent senior leader who is both dynamic and experienced.  You will join our collaborative, forward-looking senior team at this highly successful sixth form college located in the historic city of Cambridge.

You will already be an effective leader and an outstanding teacher with the commitment and passion to help shape and deliver our student services and support strategy.  Your middle or senior management experience will have been gained in a college or secondary school with significant 16-19 provision.  You will bring clarity of vision, be a creative and strategic thinker and be capable of motivating and inspiring staff and students and of engaging positively with parents and wider stakeholders in the community.  For someone with drive, energy and enthusiasm, the College will provide a stimulating, supportive and exciting environment to support your career development at a senior level.

Other Benefits 

  • 35 days’ holiday per annum plus Bank Holidays
  • Allowance towards relocation costs

If you would like to discuss any aspect of the role before making an application, please contact Jo Trump (Principal) for an informal discussion  Details and an application form for the above post may be obtained from our website  If you would like any further general information please speak to the College’s Human Resources Manager, Michele Nightingale on 01223 278063 or email

The closing date for applications is 9.00am on Wednesday 23rd January. Interviews will take place on Monday 4th and Tuesday 5th February.

The College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students and staff and expects all members of the College community, volunteers and visitors to share this commitment.  The College actively promotes equality and diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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More about Hills Road Sixth Form College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Hills Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB2 8PE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1223 247251
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The College operates on an attractive site just over a mile south of the centre of the historic city of Cambridge. Having responded to strong and sustained demand for places over a number of years we now have approaching 2,400 full-time 16-19 student...