Principal, Hackney

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Skinners' AcademyHackney

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

Skinners’ Academy Hackney is a successful community school for boys and girls aged 11 to 19, providing transformative education in one of London’s most diverse communities. We opened in 2010 as a stand-alone academy and are proud to be supported by the Skinners’ Company, one of the oldest Livery Companies in the City of London.

Our vision is for every pupil to be the best they can be.

We seek an inspirational Principal who will share Skinners’ Academy’s ambition to become an outstanding school. Our successful candidate will possess the vision, strategic leadership and educational experience to empower our Academy to achieve this goal. S/he will have a proven record of successful school leadership gained as a Principal or Vice Principal, with particular strengths in leading a school to excellent outcomes in teaching and learning. S/he will bring knowledge of what is defining the best schools nationally with direct experience of diverse and challenging settings. They will have strong interpersonal and influencing skills and be committed to developing all colleagues in their roles.

Above all, a passionate, authentic commitment to providing consistent, high quality, inclusive teaching and learning alongside strong pastoral care and support and a belief in the power of education to promote social mobility and address disadvantage are essential.

To download the appointment details for this role, including information on how to apply, please visit quoting reference 4491.

The closing date for applications is 0830hrs GMT on Monday 3rd February 2020.

Skinners’ Academy Hackney is committed to equality, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all staff. We are an equal opportunities employer that recruits on merit and we welcome applications from all members of the community.

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More about Skinners' Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Woodberry Grove, London, N4 1SY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 8800 7411
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