Vice Principal, Rotherham

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Listerdale Junior AcademyRotherham

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Scale: points L7 – L11
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Leadership Scale: points L7 – L11

Commencing September 2020

This is a permanent post

We are seeking to appoint a highly skilled professional, who will support the Principal in leading the academy and achieving the objectives in our academy improvement plan.

The successful applicant will be an enthusiastic, conscientious and committed professional who believes all children can achieve high standards and who wants to be part of an exceptional learning community.  We are dedicated to providing our children with an exciting and stimulating learning environment, and wish to appoint professionals who share this vision and are able to sustain the excellent progress already achieved.

The Vice Principal will take a leading role in improving standards across all curriculum areas across KS2, and will initially lead learning in the Y6 teaching team.  The post-holder will be responsible for raising standards across KS2 and the wider academy, modelling outstanding practice, leading CPD, organising and leading intervention programmes and contributing to the academy’s monitoring and evaluation schedule.

The successful candidate will initially teach a Y6 class, and therefore will be a highly effective teacher with a proven track record of success in KS2 SATs.

Visits to the academy are warmly encouraged during the recruitment process; please contact Melanie Denton on 0114 287 2171 to arrange.

Please visit for further details and  an application pack.  Completed applications should be returned by email to 

The closing date for applications is 9.00am on Friday 24th January 2020.    

We undertake to make any ‘reasonable adjustments’ to a job or workplace to counteract any disadvantages a disabled person may face. This post involves working with children and therefore if successful, you will be required to apply for a disclosure and barring services check at an enhanced level.  Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Please note if you have not received a reply within three weeks, your application has been unsuccessful.

More about Listerdale Junior Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Beech Avenue, Brecks, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S65 3HN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1709 543719
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