Assistant Principal: Care and Conduct - AGA137

Are you passionate about providing professional leadership support? Then apply today to join Abbey Grange C of E Academy and work within our academy as Assistant Principal for Care and Conduct

Abbey Grange is a thriving, highly successful and over-subscribed 11-18 Church of England convertor Academy which serves communities right across the city of Leeds. Our students come from all over the city to receive an education in which we all work together to challenge them academically, support them pastorally and help them develop socially and spiritually.  Abbey Grange is part of the Abbey Multi Academy Trust.

Our goal is to become an outstanding Academy that delivers on our mission - In Partnership to 'Educate, Nurture and Empower' and we are well on our way to achieving this. Ofsted graded us a 'good' school in February 2017 and we celebrated our GCSE results in 2019 with 72% of our students achieving 9-4 in English and Maths, and an above average Progress 8 score of +0.26. (Verified from last external exam data set)

As our new Assistant Principal for Care and Conduct the successful candidate will be nurtured, challenged and supported within the role. The post offers an opportunity to join our senior leadership team to monitor and develop key groups where creativity, innovation and the ability to work effectively in a team is valued.

The successful candidate will:

  • Provide a role model of exemplary teaching practice
  • Be ambitious, highly motivated and driven to inspire and lead change and have the focus to ensure successful outcomes are reached
  • Inspirational to colleagues and students - sharing best practice

We can offer:

  • An Academy and a team that will allow you to be inspirational, creative and play an active part on our journey.
  • Tailored CPD with a commitment to support your career ambitions.
  • A department which welcomes new ideas with energy and enthusiasm.

Abbey Multi Academy Trust is a Trust consisting of eight academies (three secondary, five primary) in the geographical areas of the Anglican Diocese of Leeds and Calderdale.

This is a genuinely exciting time to join our Academy.  If you are looking to join an Academy with happy positive and polite students and staff, then we want to hear from you.

All our academies share in the Trust’s mission to work In Partnership to 'Educate, Nurture and Empower'. For more information about us or our academies please visit the following links:

Abbey MAT

Abbey Grange CofE Academy

Visits to meet the team and experience our wonderful atmosphere, are warmly welcomed and encouraged and can be arranged by contacting

To apply please download recruitment pack and email completed application form to:

Recruitment Team

The closing date for applications is 9am Thursday 27th January 2022

Interview date: Interview will be held shortly after the closing date.

Abbey Grange C of E Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Name & Registered Office:

Abbey Multi Academy Trust
c/o Chapter House
Abbey Grange Church of England Academy
Butcher Hill
LS16 5EA
Registered Company Number: 07705552