Assistant Head of Year, Stockport

Closing date:Expiring soon

Reddish Vale High SchoolStockport

Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Scale 6, £24,313 - £26,317 (pro rata to hours and weeks worked)
Contract term: Fixed Term

Job Title: Assistant Head of Year

Start Date: ASAP

Salary: Scale 6, £24,313 - £26,317 (pro rata to hours and weeks worked)

Contract: 37 hours per week Term Time Only plus 5 days, Fixed Term Contract until 31st August 2020

Are you seeking a fantastic opportunity to be part of an expanding new and dynamic pastoral team with a clear vision of ‘Positively changing lives’.  The core purpose of the role is to deliver strategies, support and interventions that impact on improving our student’s educational, behavioural, social and emotional development and ultimately improve their future life opportunities.

Reddish Vale High School has recently become part of South Manchester Learning Trust, forming a partnership with Altrincham College of Arts.  The core values of the Trust are based on respect; moral purpose; positivity; care for others; inclusivity and strength through partnership. Expressed simply, the trust is committed to personal growth and academic excellence for all students.

As Assistant Head of Year you will work alongside the Heads of Year to collaborate with staff, parents and outside agencies in order to provide support, guidance and interventions that impact on student well-being, personal, social and emotional welfare and improve student behaviour, attendance and punctuality. You will be given training opportunities and development to assist you in providing mentoring, restorative approaches and behaviour modification workshops to support students either individually or as part of a group.  

You should:

• Have experience of working successfully with students/young people and their families

• Have experience of providing pastoral support/interventions to students

• Have a clear understanding of pastoral and student guidance and support issues in schools. 

• Experience of using effective behaviour modification programmes and strategies

• Be able to establish relationships with students and their families

• Have the ability to organise, motivate and inspire students. 

We can offer:

• A friendly, supportive and hugely talented whole staff team

• A school with an exciting future and history of continuous improvement

• Outstanding and supportive leadership at all levels

• An inclusive learning ethos

• An opportunity to be at the heart of a new, emerging multi academy trust

If this sounds like the job for you then come and join us.  Please visit our website for further information Completed applications should returned to quoting the post title and your name in the subject line. Please note that CVs will not be accepted. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

Closing date: 8am 30th August 2019

Interview date: w/c 2nd September 2019

Our School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the wellbeing of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share their commitment. An enhanced DBS is required for all successful applicants.

More about Reddish Vale High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Reddish Vale Road, Reddish, Stockport, Cheshire, SK5 7HD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 161 477 3544