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Future Academies Trust – Vice Principal



An opportunity has arisen to join this pioneering, expanding, ambitious group of schools across London and Hertfordshire from September 2021 (or January 2022). 

Future Academies Trust believes in the power of a knowledge –rich curriculum, delivered by passionate, committed teachers, to transform the life chances of all pupils, irrespective of their backgrounds. 

The Trust now seeks to appoint a Vice Principal (Academic) to lead and inspire staff and students aged 11 – 18 in the pursuit of the excellence. 

The successful candidate will have a strong academic background, a passion for learning and scholarship, a proven ability to lead, develop and motivate staff and pupils to raise aspirations and achievements. 

Applications from candidates who have an outstanding record of success in the leadership of successful pastoral or extra-curricular programmes may also be considered for a Vice Principal role within the Trust. 

Applications are welcome from the independent and maintained sectors, both in the UK and overseas. 

Potential candidates wishing to discuss the post, in confidence, are invited to contact: 

Helen Flower: / +44 (0)7921 587752 

Barbara Elliott: / +44 (0)7947 774004 

The closing date for applications is: Tuesday 6 April 2021 at 10.00am. 

Please email PDF versions of your completed application form, together with a covering letter of no more than two sides of A4, addressed to Mr Paul Smith, CEO of Future Academies.

Please email your completed application form and covering letter (both as PDF files please) to Jonathan Barnes, Operations Manager at

Jonathan can also be reached by calling our Head Office on 01858 383163.

Future Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Any post within the Trust is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

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About this vacancy

Key Dates

  • Deadline for applications 06 April 2021 10:00am
  • Preliminary interviews via MS Teams during w/c 5th April or 12th April
  • Longlist interviews will be held during w/c 19th April.
  • Shortlist interviews will take place during w/c 26th April.