Vacancy – Vice Principal – NCB

Vice Principal

Salary: NCLT Leadership Scale L13-L22 (£63,949 – £79,162) depending on experience.

A recruitment and retention allowance may be offered for an outstanding candidate.

Contract Type: Full Time, Full Year (plus 10 days)

Contract Term: Permanent

Start Date: 26 August 2021

Closing Date: Sunday 21st March 2021

Applications should be submitted to

An Exciting Opportunity to Join a Dynamic Team!

We are seeking to appoint an exceptional leader to the position of Vice Principal to enable the college to be recognised as an outstanding provider of post-16 education. The Vice Principal will have operational responsibility to lead the college on a daily basis and deputise for the Principal when necessary. The exact lead responsibilities of the role will be determined by the skills and experience of the successful candidate.

The successful candidate will share our vision and ambition and have the passion and determination to raise standards of academic attainment and progress. Ideally with a proven track record of school improvement, we are looking for candidates who can engage, motivate and inspire both staff and students alike, raising aspirations and going the extra mile.

New College Bradford, which opened in September 2019, is a 16-19 free school with 1200 students on roll. The college sits within the New Collaborative Learning Trust, a multi-academy trust established by New College Pontefract (an Ofsted outstanding provider). New College Pontefract, New College Doncaster and New College Bradford work closely together, presenting exciting opportunities for collaboration, support, development and progression. We believe that students at New College Bradford should enjoy high-quality teaching and learning underpinned by a culture of high expectations, challenge and support, both for students and staff, which will enable young people in Bradford to secure high-quality qualifications to support them into employment, training and higher education.

Working in a new campus, you will join a focused and driven team at the cutting-edge of teaching and learning, with an unwavering desire to make a real difference in improving the life chances of the young people of Bradford. New College Bradford will primarily deliver A Levels, alongside a number of Level 3 Applied General qualifications.

If you believe that you have the skills and abilities to take on this role, we’d love to hear from you.