Head of Year, Leeds

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Dixons Trinity ChapeltownLeeds

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Start date: 23 August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS + TLR
Contract term: Permanent

Exceptional school at the heart of Chapeltown.

Modelled on the outstanding Dixons Trinity Academy, Bradford.

Dixons Trinity Chapeltown will open with Year 7 in August 2018; it will grow to full capacity as an all-through school by 2023. The chance to join Dixons Trinity Chapeltown provides an exciting and unique opportunity to work with a talented team in building an outstanding school from its foundation. Our Secondary Principal, Natalie Brookshaw, will bring the focused leadership, vision and values from the outstanding Dixons Trinity Academy, Bradford, into the heart of Leeds.

Do you do whatever it takes for children to learn?

Do you want to make a lasting impact?

Do you want the autonomy to make it happen?

We are looking for an exceptional Head of Year. The right candidate will be totally aligned to our values of hard work, trust and fairness and completely committed to our mission: the academy will ensure that all students succeed at university (or a real alternative), thrive in a top job and have a great life.

Why choose us?

Culture of high expectations; teachers can teach and students can learn; it is cool to be smart

Focus on feedback NOT marking

No off-the-shelf strategies; weekly coaching

Exceptionally visible SLT

Schemes of work fully resourced and ready

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Or, call the school on 01274 424350 and speak to Natalie Brookshaw, Secondary Principal, to discuss the role further.

The academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake a DBS enhanced clearance for the academy.

More information about the post and a downloadable application form, job description and person specification can be found on our website: http://www.dixonstc.com/join/jobs.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 2 May 2018 at 6pm

Interviews / selection: Week commencing 7 May 2018

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More about Dixons Trinity Chapeltown
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 16 years
Address: Leopold Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS7 4AW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 468 5100

Dixons Trinity Chapeltown will be a two-form entry (60 places) primary and four-form entry (112 places) secondary school in the Chapeltown / Harehills area of Leeds.  

The primary phase of the school will open with 30 Reception children on its s...