Jon Gilbert

J Gilbert

Vice Principal - Instruction

Jon is proud to have worked within the Dixons Trust for many years. He began his career at Dixons City Academy in Bradford, where he held a number of posts, including Head of RE and Sociology. In 2016, Jon joined the team at Dixons McMillan Academy in Bradford as Head of Humanities and whole-school Literacy. It was during this time that he had the privilege to lead an extremely successful Humanities department, securing fantastic outcomes for students. Jon was subsequently made Assistant Vice Principal at Dixons McMillan Academy, with responsibility for teaching and learning. In 2020, Jon joined Dixons Trinity Chapeltown as all-through Vice Principal with responsibility for teaching and staff development.

Jon was born and raised in Leeds. Having worked for a long time in Bradford, and witnessed the incredible contribution Dixons schools have made to the children and communities there, Jon is absolutely thrilled to now have the opportunity to do the same in his home town.