Temporary Year Manager, Stanley, Co Durham

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

North Durham AcademyStanley, Co Durham

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £23,685 - £26,673 pa (actual salary)
Contract term: Temporary

Principal:  Mrs A Sweeten

New College Durham Academies Trust comprises of two large Academies, Consett Academy and North Durham Academy, located some six miles apart in North West Durham.  New College Durham, is our lead sponsor and both Academies are located in multi million pound new builds, offering unrivalled state of the art facilities for our students and communities in Consett and Stanley.  

North Durham Academy is seeking to appoint a Temporary Year Manager.  This is an exciting time to join us, having recently appointed a National Leader of Education as our Principal.

Temporary Year Manager – until 31st August 2020 

Grade 5 – Term Time + 1 week             £23,685 - £26,673 pa (actual salary)

The successful candidate will be expected to manage a year group.  The Year Manager is responsible for student attendance, punctuality, standards of uniform and day-to-day pastoral issues for a specific year group.  You will promote the culture and vision of the academy by being a positive role model to all students, upholding a vision of inclusion and learning.  Additionally, the Year Manager is the first point of contact for parents and carers of children within their year group offering support, care and guidance as required. 

On rare occasions, Year Managers may be required to supervise whole classes during the absence of teachers, ensuring students are on task, good order is maintained and that the content of the lesson provided by the class teacher, is delivered. The role also involves leading academy assemblies with their year group and playing a crucial role in the day to day smooth running of the academy.

Applicants should be able to demonstrate at least 2 years’ previous experience of working with young people.  You must also have excellent communication skills, be able to work effectively under pressure and have essential leadership qualities that will inspire our students to achieve. 

Ideally, although not essential – you will also have experience of working successfully with secondary age children as either a mentor, teaching assistant, advisor or other support worker.  As well as excellent interpersonal skills, you must have resilience and empathy and be able to work effectively under pressure.  For the right individual, this challenging post presents an unrivalled opportunity to make a real difference to the lives of our students and a lasting contribution to the success of our Academy. 

To download an application pack, including job description, person specification and application form, please visit TES or our website: http://www.northdurhamacademy.co.uk/vacancies

Please do not attach copies of CV's/qualification certificates. Only the information detailed on the application form will be used as part of the short-listing process.   Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted. 

Completed applications should be emailed to hr@ncdat.org.uk or submitted via TES on-line by Midday Monday 18th November 2019. 

Applicants should assume they have been unsuccessful if we have not contacted them within 28 days of the post-closing.

New College Durham Academies Trust is committed to the safeguarding of children and vulnerable adults and will undertake the appropriate employment checks to meet this commitment

More about North Durham Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: High Street, Stanley, County Durham, DH9 0TW, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1207 292180
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