Head of Sixth Form, York

Closing date:Expiring soon

Pocklington SchoolYork

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are seeking an enthusiastic Head of Sixth Form who is able to inspire, enthuse and nurture current and prospective Sixth Form students. The successful candidate will play a key role in the strategic development of the Sixth Form and the school and will form part of the Pocklington Senior School management team. 

12 miles to the East of York we offer a unique working environment based within a friendly market town, but close to major cities and heritage coastlines. Our successful co-educational day and boarding school is thriving and we wish to appoint a dynamic and determined leader to undertake this key role, which is an ideal opportunity for someone to gain valuable senior management experience. 

You will be responsible for the leadership and development of the sixth form including academic progress, pastoral welfare, recruitment and admissions at 16+ and be willing to contribute to wider school life.

In addition to being an excellent classroom practitioner you should have experience of pastoral management and be passionate and dedicated to the academic success and welfare of young people.  A strong communicator with excellent interpersonal and people management skills you will have integrity and the ability to work both independently and in a team, whilst developing the key relationships to build upon the success of our sixth form.

In return we offer an attractive salary and a management training programme developed to equip and support you to succeed in your new role.

For an informal chat about the role please contact Toby Seth (Headmaster) on 01759 321200 or mainoffice@pocklingtonschool.com

For more information and to apply: www.pocklingtonschool.com/Job-Vacancies or select quick apply via the TES website.

T: 01759 322666 E: recruitment@pocklingtonschool.com

Closing date: 9am 21st November 2019

Pocklington School Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure via the DBS.

More about Pocklington School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years

Pocklington School is a co-educational, independent, all-through school near York. Around 790 pupils aged 3-18 are educated in the school's pre-preparatory, preparatory, senior and sixth-form stages. There is both day and boarding provision.