Vice Principal

Aspire Academy
Harlow, Essex
L15-19 (Fringe)
17 Nov 2016
12 Dec 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Vice Principal - Secondary

Harlow, Essex

L15-19 (Fringe)

To start 1st January 2017 or later for the right candidate.

We are looking for an outstanding leader with a proven track record of school improvement to join our senior leadership team. 

Opened in September 2014, Aspire Academy is a state-funded Alternative Provision for children and young people aged 4-16, set up under the Free Schools route.  Our mission is to provide the highest quality, most inclusive alternative provision for the most vulnerable children and young people in Harlow and surroundings for whom mainstream schooling is not appropriate or successful. We opened in September 2014 with 88 pupils, now in our third year we have grown to 103 pupils.

The Vice Principal - Secondary role undertakes the day-to-day running of the Academy in the secondary phase with particular responsibility for learning & teaching, assessment & reporting and exams.

For a detailed job description and application form, please visit our website 

To apply just complete the application form and email, with a covering letter, to or send a hard copy to Tracey Waterhouse, Principal's PA, Aspire Academy, Commonside Road, Harlow, Essex, CM18 7EZ

Deadline for applications: 5pm Friday 9th December 2016.

Interview date: Thursday 15th December 2016.

If you would like further information or to arrange a visit/phone call please contact or call 01279 444101.

Previous applicants are welcome to re-apply.

Aspire uses National salaries and contract terms & conditions in line with national & local government ones.

Aspire Academy is committed to Safeguarding children and the successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.