Head of Year, Southampton

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Oasis Academy: Lords HillSouthampton

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Start date: 01 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS or UPS + TLR2a
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Are you an ambitious and passionate teacher looking for a role as Head of Year?

Oasis Academy Lord’s Hill is looking to recruit a dynamic and inspiring middle leader to take responsibility for ensuring an excellent standard of behaviour, attendance and personal development.  

We would particularly welcome applications from candidates whose subject areas are English, Mathematics, Science, Geography, Food Technology or Alternative Provision. However, applications from other subject areas will be considered.  The successful candidate will be required to teach all abilities across KS3 and KS4 in their specialist subject area.  A willingness to support the Academy ethos and extra-curricular activities within the Academy is essential.

A Head of Year works with the Assistant Principal to ensure excellent student behaviour, attendance and personal development across the year group. They lead strategies for removing barriers to learning. As a role model for young people across the school, they foster an outstanding ethos and support the development of the academy’s behaviour for learning policies. Heads of Year will manage a team of Tutors and be responsible for working with parents to ensure that every student reaches their potential. This is in addition to carrying out the professional duties of a teacher in accordance with the current School Teachers’ Pay and Conditions document.

Lord’s Hill is a good school with improving outcomes over time, and is part of the highly successful Oasis Community Learning multi-academy trust.  The successful candidate will share the ambition of community transformation, delivered by exceptional education at the heart of the community.

We are searching for somebody who can join us on the next phase of our journey. This will involve responsibilities and experiences which will provide excellent preparation for those aspiring for senior leadership in the future.

A commitment to the Oasis ethos, allied to a relentless drive to improving outcomes for young people is essential.  

This is an exciting opportunity to join a wonderful school in a great community as part of a multi-academy trust, providing significant professional development opportunities.  

Application Procedure

Please take time to look over the recruitment information attached. 

For further information or an informal discussion about the role and the Academy, please contact Lewis Gundry on 02380 393660 or via lewis.gundry@oasislordshill.org

Further information and an application pack can be found on our website: http://www.oclcareers.org/job/head-year

The application form and details are contained under Find out more about this opportunity.

Oasis Academy Lord’s Hill is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks. This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and should have the ability to speak fluent English for this role.

More about Oasis Academy: Lords Hill
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: Romsey Road, Lord's Hill, Southampton, Hampshire, SO16 8FA, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 23 8039 3660
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