Associate Principal

At Oasis Academy Brislington , Bristol
Salary: L24 - L28 (72,306 - £79,749) per annum
Role: Full-time
Contract: Permanent
Start Date: 1st January 2021
Applications Closed: 16:00 PM on Monday 28th September 2020
Interviews: w/c 5th October 2020

Oasis Academy Brislington is full of opportunity and potential!  Our philosophy is simple: “we do what we say we do”.  The Academy is housed in an impressive £34.6 million PFI funded building which opened in 2008.  The state-of-the-art facilities offer a modern, flexible, technology-rich environment for teaching and learning making it one of the very best equipped schools in the country.  The Academy is led by Peter Knight, Principal, and is on a journey of rapid improvement which has laid the foundations for the school to be very successful in the near future.

The Role

As Associate Principal, you will have responsibility for leading ‘Best Teaching’ and overseeing the academy’s lower school ‘Best Outcomes and Best Curriculum’ – including building the character and competence of our students through the context of their community. The role is also about ensuring that we remain focused on our vision and ethos and fulfilling our responsibilities to regulators, to our staff and to our communities whilst aspiring to become a Principal in the not too distant future.

As line manager of both Vice and Assistant Principals in the academy, you will be accountable for the educational standards and outcomes. You will draw on your wealth of experience to work with the Principal to challenge and develop strategies that ensure that Oasis Academy Brislington continues its journey to Outstanding, securing improvement and exceeding expectations. You will actively seek to act as a catalyst to the next stage of the academies development through your ability to implement sustainable new strategies. But always hold our ethos and values of inclusion, perseverance and healthy relationships at the heart of your leadership. For a full list of responsibilities please refer to the job description.

Oasis Academy Brislington is part of the Oasis Community Learning family, a multi-academy sponsor with the express purpose of transforming schools into community hubs, through applying a holistic view of education.

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For more information, or to request a confidential discussion about the position please email Sue Brain (Principal’s PA) at

To apply, please submit an application form for the attention of Sue Brain at by no later than 4.00pm on 28th September 2020.

 Interviews will take place week commencing 5th October 2020.

Oasis is committed to making a difference to the lives of the communities it works in, and as such you must show a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours, which flow from the Oasis ethos. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

Category: Principal/Headship
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