Term time plus one week
Starting September 2018
Jane Austen College is a school with high standards and expectations in all that we do. Our core values of resilience, scholarship, independence, and aspiration enable our students to thrive and achieve success.
We are seeking a reliable, dynamic and responsible person to work as an assistant head of year, supporting students at the college.
The role involves providing pastoral and behavioural support and interventions for all pupils in the year group, in order to maximise their achievements and attainment across the school. The role holder will work closely with the head of year to help ensure the required school standards are being met.
You will need to have excellent initiative and communication skills and be able to deal methodically with unexpected problems and situations.
Jane Austen College is an 11-19 secondary school in the heart of Norwich. We currently have Years 7, 8, 9, 10, 12 and 13 within the school and look forward to welcoming a new year group in September. Growing gradually is allowing us to create an exceptional school, with the highest of standards. We are an English specialist school, with an additional post-16 specialism in humanities and the arts. We are also partnered with Sir Isaac Newton Sixth Form – the region’s first maths and science specialist sixth form.
In October 2016 we were rated by Ofsted as Outstanding in four out of five areas, with an overall rating of Good.
As part of the Inspiration Trust, the top schools group for secondary progress, we offer high-quality, personalised professional development in addition to excellent career development opportunities.
To apply for this role please complete the online application forms at www.inspirationtrust.org/vacancies
Closing date for applications: Friday, July 13 2018
Interview date: w/c July 16 2018
Inspiration Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
All staff appointments are subject to satisfactory references and enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks. We are an equal opportunities employer.