Staff Vacancies

Thank you for your interest. We are currently recruiting for the following positions:

Vice Principal: Teaching and Learning

Dates:  Post Commences September 2018, Closing Date 18th April 2018, Interviews w/c 30th April 2018

Salary: L16 - 20

Location: Portsmouth

Contract type: Full Time

Contract term: Permanent

Miltoncross Academy is an Academy graded “Good” by OFSTED (October 2017) that is committed to ensuring that every student ‘flourishes’. We are a part of The Kemnal Academies Trust group of Acadamies.

This post is pivotal to the Academy continuing its drive for good progress for every student. We want to appoint a dynamic and innovative leader who can bring a strong track record of impact and expertise to the Senior Leadership Team

The Vice Principal will have responsibilities for:

  • Raising the standards of teaching and learning and ensuring outcomes for all students and groups of students are high and that the proportion of students making expected and good levels of progress continues to rise rapidly.
  • Ensuring consistent practice.
  • Other responsibilities commensurate with the skills of the candidate

Person Specification:

  • a team player who is passionate about improving outcomes for all students;
  • an outstanding teacher;
  • able to lead whole Academy strategies to raise the quality of teaching and learning;
  • able to inspire others and motivate staff to improve and develop their practice;
  • a highly respected leader with a clear vision for development and sustained improvement across the Academy;

In return, we offer:

  • a positive and forward-thinking working environment, focused on student progress;
  • resources and facilities available to continue to improve teaching and learning as well as students' progress and attainment;
  •  a strong and committed team of senior and middle leaders;

The post offers the opportunity to truly make a difference to the lives of young people and provide the ideal preparation for headship. If you have an absolute commitment to teamwork, sharing ideas, improving standards and the ability to transform vision into reality, then we would welcome your application. Passion, vision and potential are more important to us than experience in prescribed areas.

For further information, including the Job Description, Person Specification and Application Form, please contact