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Head of Year

Thornhill AcademySunderland

We are looking to appoint a Head of Year to monitor, track and support all students in their year group in order to contribute to raising achievement, attendance and behaviour for students at Thornhill Academy.  

You will provide pastoral care for students and be the first port of call for parents/carers. As a Head of Year, you will work closely with Attendance and Behaviour Leads to coordinate interventions for students and tracking progress. You will lead a team of Form Tutors in encouraging pupil’s academic, emotional and social well-being. 

The successful candidate should be supportive of the ethos and values of the school and have the ability to encourage and motivate our students. We are looking for a number of enthusiastic and motivated Head of Year to form our new non-teaching Pastoral Team. 

If you feel you share our values, have the vision and drive for excellence and want to be part of a dedicated team, committed to ensuring that students fulfil their potential, then we would like to hear from you. 

To apply please complete the online application form through TES or download the attached application form. 

We ask that all completed application forms are sent to  

For further questions about the role please contact or 01915007981. 

The closing date for applications is 9am on Monday 17th May 2021. 

Interview dates to be confirmed. 

Please ensure that within your application you provide the names, addresses and contact details for two referees, one of whom should be your current or most recent employer.

Consilium Academies and Thornhill Academy are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Appointments are made subject to an Enhanced DBS Check.

The trust is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

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