Deputy Headteacher - All Through, Birmingham

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Ark Victoria AcademyBirmingham

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Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L15 – L19, (£57,267 - £63,180)
Contract term: Permanent

(Personal Development & Behaviour All-Through)

Closing date: Friday 21st June 2019 

Applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis so early applications are encouraged.

Salary: L15 – L19, (£57,267 - £63,180), Ark Leadership scale (Outside London)

Reporting to: Headteacher (Secondary) 

Location: Ark Victoria 

Contract: Permanent 

Working Pattern: Full Time

It is an exciting time to join Ark Victoria Academy. We are an all through school which provides pupils with a unique journey in their education from nursery through to Year 11.  September 2019 will the first year that the academy has all year groups from Year 7 through to Year 11.

Ark Victoria is an Ofsted judged ‘Good’ school where teaching is a strength and teachers demonstrate expert subject knowledge.

We have extremely high expectations of all our pupils and staff to ensure that everyone realises their full potential. We are looking to recruit an inspiring Deputy Headteacher to lead on Personal Development and Behaviour. As a creative and tenacious leader, you will build consistent levels of excellence in all phases and continue to deliver great results across the whole school. You will hold exceptionally high expectations for all pupils and give them every opportunity to succeed. You will be an established secondary leader, with a strong track record of improving student outcomes.

As a member of Ark Victoria Academy you will receive extensive professional development geared towards excellence. We don’t do ‘training for the sake of training.’ Weekly sessions designed by those who understand the context of the school, are ensured to cater for our teachers’ every need.  

In addition, the school provides continual support and career progression. Numerous comprehensive training programmes are available to our staff from NQTs to aspiring middle and senior leaders. 

At Ark Victoria Academy, you will be part of Ark, an international charity and one of the UK's most successful multi-academy trusts, with a network of 35 schools in 4 locations across the country.  Benefits of being part of the Ark network include: 

• A salary 2.5% higher than the main scale teacher salaries 

• Twice as many training days as standard and network-wide events with Ark colleagues, held by the best minds in education 

Visit our website for more information on the school.  For an informal, confidential discussion, please contact our HR Manager Kelly Mubarik on 0121 281 3535 or by email to 

Ark is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people in our academies. In order to meet this responsibility, we follow a rigorous selection process. This process is outlined here, but can be provided in more detail if requested. All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

More about Ark Victoria Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Talbot Way, Small Heath, Birmingham, West Midlands, B10 0HJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 121 289 3535

A new member of the Ark family, Ark Victoria Academy is an all-through school with a bright future. 

About the school 

Ark Victoria Academy opened in March 2018, providing high-quality all-through education for the families of Small Heath, ...