Assistant Head of Year, Burton upon Trent

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The de Ferrers AcademyBurton upon Trent

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Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £15,057.00 - £16,795.00 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

This well organised individual will work within our Support & Guidance team under the direction of senior staff, supporting the Head of Year in creating a positive ethos, establishing high standards of achievement, behaviour and attendance.     

This is an extremely rewarding, demanding and varied role, the successful candidate should possess excellent interpersonal skills, establishing constructive relationships with staff, parents and students, and become actively involved in activities both within the Academy and externally.   A full detailed job description can be accessed via the Academy’s website.  

All prospective candidates are very welcome to visit the Academy, and meet with members of the team.  We are situated on the rural outskirts of Burton upon Trent, within easy access of Birmingham, Nottingham and Derby.  As the academy of choice for our local area, you will feel part of a supported community and, most importantly, a warm and friendly environment in which to educate our young people.  We offer an employee reward package which includes car leasing discounts and our own independent travel consultant.          

To apply for this role, please complete a support staff application form.  This can be accessed via the Academy’s website, or alternatively please contact Mrs S Lawless on 01283 247700.   

Please note completed applications should be received by 9:00 a.m. on the closing date.  

Closing date: Monday 26th February 2018 

Interview date: Thursday 1st March 2018  


This Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and this position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

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More about The de Ferrers Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Trent Campus, St. Mary's Drive, Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, DE13 0LL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1283 247700

Following on from 10 years as a specialist Technology College, de Ferrers became an Academy in January 2012. It has grown into a large, split-site, co-educational institution catering for the full range of students from ages 11-18. In 2015 The de Fer...