Vice Principal (Curriculum), Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire

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Hockerill Anglo-European CollegeBishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership L21-L25 £64,221-£70,716
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

An oversubscribed and outstanding school, set on a leafy parkland campus in the market town of Bishop’s Stortford, is seeking to appoint an inspirational and dedicated Vice Principal (Curriculum) to work alongside the Principal and Vice Principal (Pastoral) in ensuring the College succeeds in its mission, achieves its strategic aims and objectives, and fulfils its responsibilities.

The Vice Principal (Curriculum) will assist and deputise for the Principal in the running of the College and have a number of key College responsibilities.

Applicants must:

• hold a teaching qualification and a degree (preferably honours at a minimum of 2:2); 

• have a minimum of 3 years’ teaching experience in a paid capacity as at the closing date for completed application forms;

• show evidence of having whole school senior leadership experience; 

• clearly demonstrate experience and be able to evidence making a significant contribution to a Whole School Management /Improvement Programme within the last 4 years.

It is preferred that applicants will be aspiring to headship and will have completed, or be studying for, an Educational Management qualification such as NPQH or a higher degree in Education.

The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate:

• strong and inspirational leadership skills;

• knowledge of current education developments;

• excellent communication skills (oral and written);

• exceptional interpersonal skills;

• ability to motivate staff and students;

• ability to work as a member of a team;

• excellent organisational skills;

• ICT literacy and information management skills.

Please contact Clare Yates for an Application Form and a copy of the Job Description by


The closing date for receipt of applications, which should be in the form of a completed application form, is 9am on Tuesday 23rd January. 

Interviews will be held on Wednesday 7th and Thursday 8th February.

Hockerill Anglo-European College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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More about Hockerill Anglo-European College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Dunmow Road, Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM23 5HX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1279 658451
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Hockerill Anglo-European College is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational secondary school with sixth form and boarding situated in Bishops Storford, Hertfordshire. There are approximately 754 students at the school between the ages of 11-18.&nb...