Assistant Headteacher, Kingston upon Hull

Closing date:Expiring soon

The Marvell CollegeKingston upon Hull

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership scale
Contract term: Permanent

The Marvell College requires an Assistant Head teacher

(Key Stage 4 Personal development, behaviour and welfare/outcomes)

Pay Scale: Leadership Scale based upon skills and experience  

Governors of The Marvell College seek to appoint a high performing teacher with a strong track record to join our talented pastoral leadership team from September 2019. The successful candidate will work under the guidance of a Deputy Headteacher (pastoral) and be responsible for the personal development, behaviour and welfare standards in key stage 4 and the impact these have on pupil outcomes.

Pastoral provision at The Marvell College is well resourced, as we believe that this is the foundation on which strong academic outcomes are achieved. In promoting excellent academic outcomes, our pastoral curriculum intends to build a strong sense of identity, belonging, pride and responsibility as pupils’ journey through the school. The successful candidate will make a significant contribution to the relentless analysis and diagnosis of need and the refinement of the curriculum to ensure all pupils achieve well.

Applicants should be able demonstrate the essential personal and professional characteristics that we seek to employ at The Marvell College. Additionally, they should be able to confidently point to a strong track record of impact on pupil outcomes and demonstrate how they support the professional development and improvement in practice of other colleagues. Applicants do not need to have held a pastoral middle leadership post previously. Therefore, we invite applications from those with departmental and other whole school responsibilities. 

Having the privilege to work at The Marvell College is an opportunity to join a talented team of staff who place teamwork, collaboration and professional development at the heart of their unwavering commitment to all children. 

The Marvell College is part of the Hull Collaborative Academy Trust and works in formal partnership with St Mary’s College, Hull. This unique and formidable partnership has seen a rapid and sustained improvement in outcomes in recent years. We are a truly authentic Academy and place high value on teamwork and evidence based continuing professional development.

We welcome potential applicants to visit during the school day and will therefore host an open morning between 8.30am – 10:30am on Tuesday 12th March 2019. During this time, you will meet with school leaders and have the opportunity to discuss the post further. To book a place please contact

This is a fantastic opportunity to make a substantial difference to the lives of young people.

If you are interested, please visit our website and apply by downloading the teacher application form.  All completed application forms must be returned to Mrs L White, The Marvell College, Barham Road, Hull, HU9 4EE or by email

Successful candidates will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  The Marvell College is an equal opportunities employer.

Closing date for applications:   Monday 25th March at 11.00am

Interviews:                                  Week commencing Monday 1st April 2019

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More about The Marvell College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Barham Road, Hull, HU9 4EE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1482 799132