Vice Principal, Birmingham

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The King Edward VI Sheldon Heath AcademyBirmingham

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Start date: Required for September 2018, or earlier by negotiation
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L23 - L27: £67,652 - £74,615
Contract term: Permanent

King Edward VI Sheldon Heath Academy is a member of the King Edward VI Academy Trust in Birmingham.

We are a successful and forward thinking educational community, committed to developing responsible, aspirational, independent, happy and well-rounded young people with the self-belief to reach their goals. We work to secure this through inspirational and enthusiastic teaching, the provision of a broad, challenging curriculum and excellent support and care. Our work is underpinned by our core values and driven by our unequivocal belief in equality and tolerance.

We seek a Vice Principal to join our senior leadership team to shape the vision and direction of the Academy. You will be a dedicated and ambitious colleague who aspires to Headship.

You will have an absolute commitment to the personal and academic development of our students, and be able to harness the potential and commitment of our superb group of staff.

The Academy is a vibrant and exciting place to be with amazing students who are motivated to achieve their personal best. We were judged as “Good” by our last Ofsted (2017) and reside in a recently built £26m building with state of the art facilities, excellent resources and access to the latest technology.

Results are good and students aspire to continue their studies in our Sixth Form. Colleagues are well-motivated and work collaboratively to ensure that every child reaches their full potential both academically and socially. At the Academy you will enjoy excellent opportunities for career progression and continuous professional development.

To visit or to discuss the post, please contact Miss Abigail Minnikin, HR Manager.

To apply, please request an application pack by emailing

Closing date: Midday on Friday, 16 March 2018.

Interview dates: 21 & 22 March 2018.

King Edward VI Sheldon Heath Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

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More about The King Edward VI Sheldon Heath Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Sheldon Heath Road, Sheldon, Birmingham, West Midlands, B26 2RZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 4644428
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Welcome to King Edward VI Sheldon Heath Academy where you’ll discover a great learning environment in which students aged from 11 to 18 are encouraged to reach their full potential. We invite you to be part of it.

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