Head of Year 7, Wandsworth

Closing date:Expiring today

Ark Putney AcademyWandsworth

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Ark MPS or UPS (Inner London) £30,406 - £41,381 or £46,272 - £48,814, depending on experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Head of Year 7

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a ‘good’ school from 27th August 2019.

Ark Putney Academy opened in September 2012 as part of the Ark network in the London Borough of Wandsworth.  Ark Putney is a mixed school with 638 students, ranging from year 7 through to a very successful sixth form.

As Head of Year 7, you will be responsible for ensuring outstanding pastoral support for all Year 7 students, and fostering a culture that enables all students to maximise their achievements across the spectrum of school life. You will be instrumental in our mission to provide every student, regardless of their background, a great education and real choices in life

Our ideal candidate will:

• Foster a strong sense of school community and ethos among both staff and students 

• Establish positive working relationships with parents and carers of the year group and communicate regularly with them

• Act as a positive role model to staff and students, communicating the highest expectations of behaviour, attendance and punctuality 

• Implement and reinforce a consistent behaviour policy and system of rewards and sanctions, characterised by consistent, orderly behaviour and caring, and respectful relationships

• Be committed to Ark Putney’s ethos of high expectations 

If you share our commitment to excellence, we want to hear from you. 

Please submit your application by 11 am on 24 April 2019. 

For questions about the position or an informal discussion, please contact the Principal, Alison Downey, on 020 8788 3421 or a.downey@arkputneyacademy.org.   

For any other queries regarding your application, please contact Julie Rickard, Principal’s PA on 0208 394 5612 or j.rickard@arkputneyacademy.org .  

Salary: Ark MPS or UPS (Inner London) £30,406 - £41,381 or £46,272 - £48,814, depending on experience

Start date: 27th August 2019 

Closing Date: 11 a.m on 24 April 2019

Interviews: w/b 29 April 2019

Ark Putney Academy is committed to safeguarding children; successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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More about Ark Putney Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Pullman Gardens, Putney, London, SW15 3DG, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 208 788 3421
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Ark Putney Academy is a mixed secondary school with sixth form in Putney, south-west London. The academy accommodates students aged 11-18 and is part of Ark, a network of 38 schools in Birmingham, Hastings, London and Portsmouth.  

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