School: Ipsley CE RSA Academy, Winyates Way, Redditch, B98 0UB
Start date: September 2019
Salary: Scale 5, SCP 22-25 (£21,589-£23,836 pro-rata)
Post: Permanent, term time only plus 5 training days
Closing date for Applications: 9am on Monday 15th July 2019
‘Outstanding relationships and exceptional pastoral care exist at every level.’ - SIAMS inspection, September 2016
'This work has contributed to the school’s highly inclusive ethos where every pupil is cared for and valued’ - Ofsted Nov 2018
Ipsley is a thriving middle school with the local community at its heart. Since becoming an academy, the school has grown in pupil numbers and reputation – we are now officially oversubscribed.
We are seeking to appoint a strong Head of Year to join our excellent Student Support team. You will organise and manage a year group of approximately 160 pupils, liaising with parents / carers as well as external agencies on all aspects of pastoral care and be fully supportive of the inclusive ethos of the school.
The successful candidate will possess:
• Experience of working with young people
• Excellent communication and inter-personal skills when dealing with pupils, parents, staff and external agencies
• Excellent organisational skills
• The ability to take a leading role within a team
• Ability to analyse data and plan accordingly
• Ability to use ICT effectively
• Ability to prioritise and take initiative
• Willingness to support the school’s Christian values and ethos
Why an RSA Academy? Our aim is to give learners the broad range of skills, qualifications and experiences they need to thrive in their continuing education. We focus on improving teaching and learning through purposeful partnerships; enabling learners to achieve a broad range of qualifications, skills and competences; supporting innovation in teaching and learning and a spirit of open-minded enquiry; connecting teachers and learners to people, places and issues beyond the school gate.
Further information, including job description, person specification and application form, is available from the school website www.ipsleyacademy.co.uk. Completed applications should be sent by e-mail to email@example.com. CVs will not be considered.
The Central RSA Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.