Staff Vacancies

Thank you for your interest in working at Skinners’ Academy.

Specialising in Enterprise, Skinners’ Academy opened to Year 7 students in September 2010. In September 2015 we launched our aspirational, high achieving sixth form centre.

The Academy provides a state-of-the-art, world class  learning environment that is inspiring, exciting and motivating for every student. Therefore, with your contribution, we will challenge and support their paths to success. In addition, wellbeing is a priority for the Academy both in terms of students and staff, which is one of the many reasons why the Academy is considered a great place to work.

Our “Be the best you can” ethos is applicable to students and staff and we are proud of the professional development opportunities available at the Academy.


Current opportunities at Skinners’ Academy:

Vice Principal – Application Pack (Pastoral Designated Safeguarding and Wellbeing Lead)

Required from: April 2019 or as soon as possible thereafter

Skinners’ Academy, Hackney, is seeking a new Vice Principal from April 2019, following the promotion of the current post holder to the headship of a very large neighbouring school.

The Academy is an oversubscribed, vibrant, multi-cultural comprehensive school serving a significantly deprived area of London, but with an enviable reputation for extremely high standards of pupil behaviour and Wellbeing both locally and beyond.

In addition to continually rising academic standards (consistently above national average) the Academy is also proud of its commitment to extra-curricular activities and to the development of the whole person: sport, music and drama all thrive.

The Vice Principal is involved in all aspects of the Academy’s development and day to day management (including all academic and curricular matters) but has a specific responsibility for Safeguarding, Wellbeing and the Academy’s highly developed pastoral system.

We are seeking someone with the relevant drive, determination, experience and skill set to help lead the Academy to even greater success in the future.

Prospective candidates are warmly welcomed to visit the school.  If you would like to discuss the role please call Tim Clark, Principal on 020 8800 7411

Closing Date: Wednesday14 November 2018 – Midday

Interview Dates: Monday 19 and Tuesday 20 November 2018


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