St Brendan’s Catholic Sixth Form College is situated in Bristol in an exceptional modern campus setting. We provide post-16 education in a sixth form environment underpinned by our Christian values and ideals while welcoming students from all religious and non-religious backgrounds. The College strives to act in the spirit of the gospel by providing the experience of a Christian community which supports each individual as a unique creation of God. As part of our Catholic ethos we believe in respect for all individuals; and recognise and celebrate the enrichment that diversity, including diverse religions, philosophies and beliefs, brings to us as a learning community
VICE PRINCIPAL – PERMANENT, FULL-TIME
The post of Vice Principal is a ‘Reserved Post’ and the vacancy is only open to practising Catholics.
We are looking for an exceptional leader to become our new Vice Principal. The ideal candidate will have experience in a senior management or leadership role within the Education Sector, preferably in a Further Education/Sixth Form post-16 provision. As a practising Catholic we expect you to lead, by example, in living out the mission of the College.
As a member of our Senior Leadership Team, and reporting directly to the Principal, you will ensure that the College succeeds in its mission, achieves its strategic aims and objectives and fulfils its responsibilities. Specific responsibilities of the role will be determined based on the skills and experience of the successful candidate. As the most senior member of College staff after the Principal, you will also act as deputy for the Principal.
The post of Vice Principal is also defined as a ’Senior Post Holder’ by the Governing Body.
Salary will be as a Senior Post Holder on the Vice Principal’s six-point range from £73,762 to £84,361 per annum. The Board of Governors anticipates reviewing this in the near future subject to the achievement of predicted student recruitment and retention targets.
Closing date for all online applications is by 23.59 pm on Sunday 12th January 2020. Selection events are planned to be held over 20th to 21st January 2020. The preferred start date for this role is 1st May 2020 although a later start will be considered.
St Brendan's Sixth Form College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.