Vice Principal, Bradford

Closing date:

Ryecroft Primary AcademyBradford

Date posted:
Start date: 16 April 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L8 - L12 (A higher salary may be considered for an exceptional candidate)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Northern Education Trust, the Principal and Governors of Ryecroft Primary Academy are seeking to recruit a Vice Principal to support the Principal in taking Ryecroft through to the next stage of its development and make the academy the best educational establishment in Bradford.

We are looking for a talented, inspiring and driven person to join our team and be our Vice Principal. You will share our vision of developing a world-class provision at the heart of the community. You will understand the demands of working in an inner-city school where improving life chances for our children is at the heart of everything we do.

There will be a requirement to teach within a Year 6 class to support the class teacher in securing rapid progress and high attainment. 


If you decide to apply for this post please complete the Northern Education Trust application form.

Your formal letter of application (supporting statement) should be no longer than 2 sides of A4 (Arial, size 11) and should address the selection criteria detailed in the Person Specification.

Ryecroft Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All posts are subject to an enhanced disclosure check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Visits to the academy are strongly encouraged. If you would like to visit the academy, please contact Cat McCormack, PA to SLT on 01274 683128 or by email,

Application Packs are available from our academy website,

Please return completed applications in a sealed envelope addressed:

FAO Mrs. Cat McCormack – PA to SLT

Ryecroft Primary Academy

Kesteven Close



Alternatively, email all documents to

Closing date: 12pm Thursday 15 February 2018

Shortlisting: WC Monday 19 February 2018

Interviews: Wednesday 28 February 2018

Please assume that your application has been unsuccessful if you have not heard from us by Friday 23 February 2018 

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More about Ryecroft Primary Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Part of Northern Education Trust, Kesteven Close, Holmewood, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD4 0LS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1274 683128
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