Vice Principal | Ambitious about Autism
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Vice Principal

£51, 221 - £61,214 pa - Dependent on skills and experience
Full Time

Are you an ambitious individual wishing to develop an outstanding learning environment?

Are you passionate about REAL inclusion?

Have you got what it takes to lead and inspire a dedicated team of staff?

If so, we want to hear from you!

Ambitious College is looking for a dynamic, forward thinking and experienced Vice Principal for our North London campus to help make a real difference to our learners experience and raise our profile further. This is a very exciting time for us. We are on a journey to expand Ambitious College, London’s only specialist further education college for young people with autism, to offer 120 places over the next 6 years.

The College’s most recent Ofsted report can be found on our website. We have been awarded a 2 across all of the Common Inspection Framework areas, giving us a Good rating overall.

Based in our North London Campus you will have overall responsibility for teaching, learning and assessment across the two college sites and will work closely with the Principal and other Senior Leads to manage the College, and to support the development and delivery of strategic objectives and associated plans that are designed to secure the future viability, growth and development of the College.

You should demonstrate a forward-thinking approach, strong leadership skills and the ability to engage effectively within and beyond the college. The ability to motivate and inspire a diverse workforce and an innovative, tenacious approach are of key importance.

Working pattern: 37.5 hours per week - Monday to Friday 

Be extraordinary and join us in making the ordinary possible for young people

For further details on how you can make a difference and to find out what we have to offer please click below

PDF icon Recruitment pack - Vice Principal.pdf

How to apply

To apply please download and complete the application form and the equality monitoring form and send it to  

Microsoft Office document icon AAA Job Application Form.doc

Microsoft Office document icon Monitoring_form_for_Equal_Opportunities.doc

Closing date: Monday 2 April 2018 (midnight) 

Interview date: Thursday 12 April 2018 

Ambitious about Autism is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified persons from all sections of the community.  We guarantee to interview  candidates with a disability whose application meets the minimum criteria for the role as detailed under the person specification.

If you would like to come and visit us, have any recruitment related questions or would like to discuss any reasonable adjustments that you may need as part of your application, please email  or call Faima Begum in our Recruitment Team on 0208 815 5444.

Please note this post is a designated customer facing role under the fluency duty and requires a specified level of spoken English as stated in the person specification.

Ambitious about Autism is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Please note that at least one reference will be taken up prior to interview and successful candidates will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

Please note we have not engaged any agencies to work on this role and only direct applications will be considered.

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