Student Achievement Leader, Doncaster

Closing date:This job has expired

Sir Thomas Wharton AcademyDoncaster

Date posted:
Start date: Easter or September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £24,373 - £40,490(MPS/UPS + TLR 2B)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Student Achievement Leader

Permanent  |  MPR / UPR  |  TLR 2B (£4,657)  |  Easter/September  2020

Please note: As a Doncaster school, if you gained QTS in Science or Computing in the last 5 years, you will be eligible for the teachers' student loan reimbursement. 

Are you:

  • An excellent classroom teacher who wishes to combine teaching with raising attainment and progress whole school?
  • Aspiring to champion a year group of young people to overcome barriers and achieve their potential?
  • Looking to work in a school that has great potential and capacity to improve?
  • Seeking to work as part of a team to support pastoral provision and raise standards?

Sir Thomas Wharton Academy (an 11-18 school) within Maltby Learning Trust could be the next step in your career. 

We are seeking to appoint an ambitious, talented teacher who is an advocate for young people. A proven track record of excellence in the classroom and a desire to promote pastoral care, celebrate success and provide mentorship is essential. 

Our successful candidate will:

  • Be an excellent classroom practitioner with high expectations of all learners and teachers across the Academy
  • Be highly competent with data to target intervention and evaluate solutions
  • Be a team player and work proactively with other leaders and multi-agencies to develop and implement effective pastoral provision
  • Be committed to raising standards for vulnerable young people across the Academy enabling them to secure positive progression routes

In return we offer:

  • An outstanding induction programme with supportive and dynamic staff
  • A reduced teaching load within an ambitious department
  • Excellent career development opportunities and access to a comprehensive programme of Professional Learning and Development
  • An opportunity to work collaboratively within a multi academy Trust

If desirable, prospective candidates are invited to visit our Academy. Please contact our recruitment partner Min Cunning on 0114 272 1470 or email to arrange a visit.

This post involves working with children and therefore if successful you will be required to apply for a disclosure of criminal records check at an enhanced level. Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at

How do I apply? 

For further information, or an application form, person specification and role description please contact Min Cunning on

Completed applications including a covering letter detailing how your skills and experience to date will prepare you for this role should be addressed to Mrs Yvonne Bootman, Associate Principal and submitted to

Closing Date: Monday 24th February 2020 at 9:00 am

More about Sir Thomas Wharton Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Tait Avenue, Edlington, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN12 1HH, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1709 864100