Vacancies

Vice Principal

Start date:                  April or September 2019

Salary:                         L6 – L10    £45,213 - £49,937 per annum

Location:                     Bulford St Leonard’s Primary School, John French Way, Bulford, Salisbury SP4 9HP

Contract Term:            Permanent

‘Transforming Life Chances’

Bulford St Leonard’s CE Primary School is an academy within the Salisbury Plain Academies Trust.

This is an opportunity for an inspirational leader who thrives on school improvement and team work.  We are particularly interested in a leader who may be able to bring strengths in curriculum, assessment, coaching and/or inclusion.  

Your curriculum knowledge and the ability to inspire children, staff and the community will help propel the school through this next, exciting stage in its journey.

Considering the latest educational research and best practice will be part of this role.

The successful applicant will:

  • Be able to evidence their impact on pupil achievement, ideally as a senior leader;

  • Be able to think strategically and creatively;

  • Be able to coach, mentor and inspire others

  • Be organised and thorough;

  • Be able to develop and lead systems within the school.

Your role as SPA Vice Principal will give you supported opportunities to further secure your own leadership confidence. You will work closely with the Principal and wider MAT leadership team to impact effectively on whole school improvement.

Our partnership approach will give you the opportunity to engage with leadership beyond the confines of a single school.

If you already a leader in your own school and are inspired and excited by the prospect of this role, you could be the person for us.

Visits to the school are welcomed and recommended so please contact Jo Trickett, Principal on 01980 632309 for further details or to arrange a tour. 

How to apply for this post

To apply, please complete the application and monitoring form and return recruitment@salisburyplainacademies.org.uk

Application Pack

Application Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Please also submit a personal statement, which should be no longer than two sides of A4, and should explain why you are applying for the post, why you are suitable for the post and what qualities and experience you will bring to the role.  A Curriculum Vitae is not required and will not be accepted. 

Under the reference section, you should provide the names, positions, organisations, email addresses and telephone contact numbers of at least two referees, one of whom must be your current employer.  Please note, we will be seeking references during the short-listing process.

Most of our communication will be via email but we would appreciate it if you could provide daytime, evening and mobile contact numbers.

Closing date for applications:  Monday 28th January 2019

Interviews:  Tuesday 5th February 2019

Salisbury Plain Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.

Wrap Around Care Leader (After School Club)

Start date: As soon as possible

Salary: Grade D, £9.16 - £9.68 per hour

Hours of work: 15 hours per week (3.00pm – 6.00pm Mon – Fri term time only)

Location: Bulford St Leonard’s Primary School

Contract Term: Permanent

Bulford St Leonard’s Primary School are looking to appoint a Wrap Around Care leader to run our after-school child care.

Successful applicants will be well organised, have strong interpersonal skills and a commitment to developing the provision and experience for the children over time. Enthusiasm and ability to relate to children are essential. In return we can offer an inclusive and caring ethos, enthusiastic and well-behaved children who enjoy learning and a supportive school community.

If you are committed to making a difference to children’s lives and want to be part of a dynamic team then why not come and visit us to find out more.

How to apply for this post

Please complete the application form and the recruitment monitoring form that accompany this vacancy.

Job Description

Application Form

Recruitment Monitoring Form

Write a personal statement to accompany your application form, outlining why you should be considered for this post, addressing the responsibilities of the post outlined in the job description and person specification. Please do not exceed 3 sides of A4

Our preferred method of application submission is via email recruitment@salisburyplainacademies.org.uk Please upload your application form and personal statement ensuring that the file name contains your forename and surname

Paper applications can be posted to the address above

Please note that you should receive confirmation of your application within 3 working days.

We look forward to receiving your application should you be interested in applying for this post. If you have not heard from us by the interview date, you may assume that your application has not been successful on this occasion.

Closing date for applications: When the right candidate has been found

Date of interview: TBC

Bulford St Leonard’s Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed.