Vice Principal (Academic)

Leadership Scale 20-24; relocation allowance may be available
GOR for the appointee to be a committed and practising Christian
September 2019

This post would be suitable to an aspirant future Principal / Headteacher, typically within 3-5 years.  As Vice Principal (Academic), the appointee will report to the Principal and work closely alongside the Senior Vice Principal, and will be strategically responsible for development, running and quality assurance of all academic systems and practices.

Leading the Academic team, the new appointee will be a strategic thinker and planner with clear and principled vision in leading others through effective, long-term, change-management, with humility and determination.  As a practising and committed Christian educator, he/she will hold and outwork a deeply personal commitment to the excellent and broad secondary provision that serves our diverse community.

We encourage interested candidates to arrange a preliminary visit or telephone discussion with the Principal.

For an application pack and further information, please download from below. Alternatively, and to arrange a preliminary visit / phone discussion, please call Mrs Angela Thorpe on 01642 577577 or email

Application deadline: 9am, Tuesday 7 May 2019
Interview date: w/c Monday, 13 May 2019

Please click here for the Application Form
Job Description – Vice Principal (Academic)
Person Specification – Vice Principal (Academic)
The King’s Academy – Context

The King’s Academy takes its responsibility for safeguarding children very seriously and successful applications will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure via the DBS, along with standard pre-employment safeguarding checks.