Head of Year, Leicester

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The City of Leicester CollegeLeicester
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Start date: 28th August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: APT&C Grade 7 Pt 27-30
Contract term: Permanent

Head of Year 

 We are looking for a passionate, ambitious and innovative Head of Year to nurture and develop the learning experiences of a cohort of students as they progress through their five years of secondary education. This would potentially begin by facilitating a smooth transition from primary school in Year 7 and culminate in ensuring that every student realises their full potential in their GCSE exams, taken in Year 11. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to have a significant positive influence on the lives of a group of young people and to lead a team of Form Tutors to make a real difference to the academic and pastoral progress of every student.  

37 hours per week, permanent, term time + 1 week 8.00am to 4.00pm Monday – Thursday with a 3.30pm finish on Friday (30 minutes for lunch each day). APT&C Grade 7 points 27-30 (E9013a) £26,822 - £29,323 pa Starting pro rata salary £23.038 pa.  

We welcome colleagues who share our College Vision: To develop an inclusive, dynamic, high achieving learning community, where all students and staff are happy, whilst being supported and encouraged to be ambitious, achieve personal success and make a positive difference to their world.   

We can offer you:  

  • a challenging, rewarding inner-city multi-cultural, multi-faith community  
  • committed and enthusiastic staff and students  
  • a fantastic, well-resourced inspiring learning environment  
  • access to excellent technology resources including iPads for staff and students  
  • high quality staff development and bespoke support programme including internal and external CPD and coaching.  

Leicester is a fantastic place to work and live, with its diverse community, excellent rail and air links, superb theatre, art, music and film scene, outstanding sporting success, impressive shopping, including Europe’s largest covered market, and, of course, Richard 111!  This College is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicants will need to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check via the DBS.

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More about The City of Leicester College
Address: Downing Drive, Evington, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE5 6LN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 116 2413984