Vice Principal, Bradford

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New College BradfordBradford

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Start date: 26 August 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £61,005 - £75,519NCLT Leadership Scale L13-L22 (£61,005 - £75,519) depending on experience. A recruitment and retention allowance may be offered for an outstanding candidate
Contract term: Permanent

An exciting opportunity to join a dynamic new team!

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional leader to the position of Vice Principal to increase our leadership capacity and expertise as the college grows and to enable the college to be recognised as an outstanding provider of post-16 education.  

The Vice Principal will have operational responsibility to lead the college on a daily basis and deputise for the Principal when necessary.  The exact lead responsibilities of the role will be determined by the skills and experience of the successful candidate.

The successful candidate will share our vision and ambition and have the passion and determination to raise standards of academic attainment and progress.  Ideally with a proven track record of school improvement, we are looking for candidates who can engage, motivate and inspire both staff and students alike, raising aspirations and going the extra mile.  

New College Bradford is a 16-19 free school which opened in September 2019, initially with 600 students, rising to 1200 by September 2021.  The college sits within the New Collaborative Learning Trust, a multi-academy trust established by New College Pontefract (an Ofsted outstanding provider).  New College Pontefract, New College Doncaster and New College Bradford work closely together, presenting exciting opportunities for collaboration, support, development and progression. We believe that students at New College Bradford should enjoy high-quality teaching and learning underpinned by a culture of high expectations, challenge and support, both for students and staff, which will enable young people in Bradford to secure high-quality qualifications to support them into employment, training and higher education. 

Working in a new campus, you will join a focused and driven team at the cutting-edge of teaching and learning, with an unwavering desire to make a real difference in improving the life chances of the young people of Bradford.  New College Bradford will primarily deliver A Levels, alongside a number of Level 3 Applied General qualifications. 

If you believe that you have the skills and abilities to take on this role, we’d love to hear from you. 

For further details and to apply, please click the apply button.

Closing date: 12 noon, 22/01/2020.

NCLT will raise standards across our family of schools and colleges.  We will promote a culture of aspiration, excellence and enjoyment.  We will use our collective strengths and expertise to benefit our children and young people.

A charitable company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales (company number: 09257194).

NCLT has a commitment to safeguarding students and the successful candidate will be subject to pre-employment checks, including an Enhanced DBS.  We value diversity and actively promote equality of opportunity. As a Disability Confident Committed Employer, all disabled candidates who meet the minimum criteria for a post will be offered an interview.

More about New College Bradford
Phase: Further Education
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Address: Nelson Street, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD5 0DX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1274 089189
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New College Bradford is a 16-19 free school, which will open in September 2019 with approximately 500 students, rising to 1200 by 2021. New College Bradford sits within the New Collaborative Learning Trust, a multi-academy trust established by New Co...