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Head of Year (Progress) Science

Mossley Hollins High SchoolTameside


Floret Qui Laborat


MPR/UPR & TLR 2b (£4,785)


Required for January 2022/April 2022

Applications are invited for the above post at this Outstanding, stable, over-subscribed and ambitious school.   As Head of Year you will join our Pupil Development Team and take middle leadership responsibility for standards in the Year Group.  In our mini-school structure (of five colleges), you will be a Middle Leader of one of our Colleges in which the Year Group sits.

We will appoint a consistently very good to outstanding teacher with great leadership potential who achieves excellent results for progress and attainment with her/his classes.

We are determined that the successful candidate will have:

o A passion for teaching in Science.

o Well-honed skills, in securing outstanding progress and attainment with critical groups at KS3 and KS4.

o Well-developed skills in giving strong marking and feedback to students which leads to well-matched and challenging learning activities.

o Reliable evidence of very good to outstanding teaching and results, with a particular focus on the most able and least advantaged.

o Excellent inter-personal skills with students, staff, parents and agencies

o Expertise in ensuring excellent attitudes and conduct from students, which they will bring to leading a year group.

Closing date for completed applications – 6th December 2021 (12 noon)

Application forms and further details available from the school website

Please return completed applications to 

Huddersfield Road, Mossley, via Ashton-under-Lyne, Greater Manchester   OL5 9DP

Tel: 01457 832491/833031


Headteacher: Mrs A. Din

Executive Headteacher: Mr D. Duncan

11-16 Community School

NOR 883

Mossley Hollins High School is currently in the process of converting to an Academy. This role will be affected by the transfer, meaning that the successful applicant will transfer to the Academy, along with all other school staff.  The conversion to an Academy will be undertaken in accordance with the DfE and legal requirements.

Mossley Hollins High School 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 requires an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) 

The school values the wellbeing of staff, providing a supportive work environment.

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