Northampton Academy is looking for a strong, tenacious and personable Vice Principal to lead on pastoral provision at the school, augmenting an already driven and focused Senior Leadership Team.

The Vice Principal will lead on ensuring that the highest standards of behaviour, attendance, safeguarding and SEN provision are provided. They will ensure that our vision of being an 'Academy of Character and Excellence' continues to be implemented throughout our pastoral provision and that students' character is being developed at every stage.

This is a rewarding, yet incredibly demanding, role. The successful candidate will work closely with all key stakeholders in order to support our high expectations. Therefore, high levels of communication skills and emotional intelligence are essential for the position.

The successful candidate will have a strength in being able to gather, manipulate, analyse and use data and key metrics to inform decision making and make change when required.

Having the ability to remain calm in difficult situations is vital, alongside being resilient and having the ability to multi-task. Furthermore, the successful candidate will have a high awareness of the importance of inclusion for all.