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Manchester Enterprise Academy Vice Principal

  • Salary: Leadership Scale L17-L21 £62,570 to £69,031
  • Location: Manchester
  • Contract: Full Time Permanent
  • Applications Close: 30/01/2022 11:17
  • Start Date: Easter 2022

Job details

The Prospere Learning Trust are seeking to appoint a dynamic, inspirational and innovative Vice Principal to join our fantastic team at Manchester Enterprise Academy.

The successful candidate will provide excellent leadership and management to embed the vision and values of the Trust. With an innovative curriculum and high expectations in terms of commitment and hard work, we strive to make sure our students can compete with their peers to secure their 'fantastic future'. This is the 'MEA Way' and sits at the heart of our culture.

We are looking for an outstanding teacher with a proven track record of excellent leadership skills, an absolute commitment to inclusive education and a passion for making a difference to children's lives. This is an opportunity for an ambitious professional to join a rapidly developing and highly successful Trust with an exciting future.

In addition to those professional responsibilities which are common to all classroom teachers in the school, the post holder's key responsibilities will be:

  • To provide excellent leadership and management to embed the vision and values of the Trust and to secure the highest possible outcomes for students across the school
  • ​To take full responsibility for the school in the absence of the Headteacher
  • ​To take full responsibility for leading and managing significant aspects of the school under the overall direction of the Headteacher.

All applicants must be permitted to work in the UK and hold a relevant work permit where necessary. This is not a role in which the Trust sponsors a visa application. If you have lived or worked outside of the UK in the last 5 years, the Trust will also require additional information in order to comply with safer recruitment requirements. Any job offer will be conditional on the satisfactory completion of the necessary pre-employment checks including receipt of satisfactory references.

Our school is proud to be part of the Prospere Learning Trust. Prospere Learning Trust was formed in September 2017 through the merger of two multi academy trusts. We currently employ over 900 staff and are passionate about providing exceptional education for children from any background so that they become happy, confident adults with excellent academic knowledge and qualifications. We believe that our staff play a vital role in achieving our vision. Great schools thrive because of the great people in them.

Safeguarding information

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

How to apply - information for applicants

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Please note we do not accept CVs

Applications will only be accepted on the TES application form

References will be applied for at the shortlisting stage

This post is also subject to satisfactory references, proof of right to work in the UK in accordance with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996 and other pre-employment checks where applicable.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer and we positively welcome applications from all candidates regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnership, pregnancy and maternity, race, religion or belief, sex and sexual orientation.

Closing Date: 30 January 2022 11:17

Interviews: 07/02/2022

Please quote vacancy reference - MCC352/6908-98L