Principal, Bradford

Closing date:

Dixons City AcademyBradford

Date posted:
Start date: Tuesday 28th August 2018 start of new Academic Year.
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary package
Contract term: Permanent


Dates: Apply by 27th April 2018

Location: Bradford

Contract type: Full Time

Contract term: Permanent

Salary: Competitive  salary package 

We are looking for an exceptional Principal to lead Dixons  City Academy into its next exciting phase, including securing Outstanding in  the imminent Section 5. The right candidate will be totally aligned to the  Dixons Multi-Academy Trust’s mission and 6 core principles (see letter from  Executive Principal) and utterly committed to leading the original flagship  Dixons school to even greater success (see Section 8 February 2018). This is  an incredibly exciting and unusual opportunity to join a forward thinking  Multi-Academy Trust with an utter moral drive to make a difference to the  lives of young people.

The successful candidate will be:

· Able to motivate and inspire students and  staff to achieve exceptional outcomes

· Focused on building strong professional  relationships across the academy

· Committed to our unrelenting expectations

· Aligned to a can-do culture

· Committed to the happiness, well-being,  self-esteem and progress of everyone at the Academy

Applicants  must write a letter of application stating why they believe they are  appropriate for this role, as well as a one sided data document demonstrating  the measurable impact they have had at each stage of their career to date.  Applicants are strongly advised to make an appointment with the Executive Principal’s  PA on 01274 220768 or to visit the academy.

We  positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. The  Academy 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 need  to provide a current DBS certificate via the Update Service or undertake a DBS  enhanced clearance for the academy.

Closing date for applications: Friday 27th April 2018 (8am)

Interviews / selection: Taking place week commencing 30th April 2018

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More about Dixons City Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Ripley Street, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD5 7RR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1274 776777
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About Dixons City Academy

Dixons City Academy is a centre of educational excellence serving the whole community of Bradford.  Our students meet and work together in a well-ordered and harmonious and happy community drawn from all cultures and bac...