Assistant Vice Principal, Bradford

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Dixons Academies Charitable TrustBradford

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Start date: August 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L12-18
Contract term: Permanent

The Dixons Academies Trust is a family of 11 primary, secondary and all-through schools in Bradford and Leeds.  We are committed to making a difference where it matters most.  

Dixons Teaching Institute provides first class teacher training and continuing professional and leadership development to teachers across our 12 academies.  We are also home of Bradford Research School, one of 23 Research Schools nationally whose role it is to disseminate evidence to the education community and train teachers in its application.    

Why choose Dixons Academies Trust?

  • Values driven
  • Almost 30 years of challenging educational and social disadvantage 
  • Ambitious for every child and highly inclusive
  • Top Trust in the country for progress at secondary
  • Exceptional colleagues will support you to be your best
  • Low staff turnover

The right candidate will be totally aligned to our values and completely committed to our mission: to challenge educational and social disadvantage in the North.  They will drive our ITT programmes and early career teacher development by appreciating the way in which high quality school based ITT and CPD can provide exceptional teachers of the future.  They will be able to communicate our vision and lead effectively across several academies.

We establish high-performing non-faith academies which maximise attainment, value diversity, develop character and build cultural capital.  By the age of 18 we want every student to have the choice of university or a high quality apprenticeship.

Learn more or call us on 01274 220771 and speak to Judith Kidd, Head of Dixons Teaching Institute, to discuss the role further.

We positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.  The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

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More about Dixons Academies Charitable Trust
Type: English Secondary Schools
Address: C/o Dixons City Academy, Ripley Street, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD5 7RR, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1274 776777

At Dixons, we are committed to making a difference where it matters most.  We work to improve the future for thousands of children in the parts of the north of England where young lives are adversely affected by social and educational disadvanta...