Year Manager - Sixth Form

King Ecgbert SchoolSheffield

Year Manager – Sixth Form

Commencement Date: As early as possible in the Autumn term 

FT Salary: Grade 6: £26,511 - £30,451 

Actual Salary: £24,419 - £28,049 with under 5 years service

Hours: 37 hours per week/42 weeks per year – to include some working during the school summer holidays

Mercia Learning Trust is a growing multi-academy trust which currently includes 3 secondary and 3 primary schools. Our mission is to provide an outstanding education for pupils from 0-19. We are passionate that all our pupils should see their time at school as happy and fulfilling, with their potential developed to the utmost. Our approach is founded on partnership working, binding together our school, parents and their communities. We are currently looking to recruit an outstanding pastoral leader with the ability to support the academic progress and wellbeing of all students. 

The ideal candidate will possess:

 Excellent communication skills – you will build strong working relationships with students, parents and carers, staff and outside agencies

 Experience of working with young people in an educational setting and to have shown a strong interest and success in dealing with young people and their pastoral welfare 

 The ability to deal sensitively and discreetly with a wide range of people

 A cool head, unflappable nature and sense of humour 

King Ecgbert School is a highly successful and Ofsted recognised ‘Outstanding’ school which provides a first class education for over 1300 students aged from 11 to 18.   We are looking for staff who are enthusiastic and are keen to make a difference.  Additionally, please note that King Ecgbert School is looking for applicants who are committed to serving a diverse population and have experiences and perspectives that will enrich our work.

King Ecgbert School is part of a successful academy trust (Mercia Learning Trust); this allows opportunities to work with other successful departments and leading professionals to constantly improve staff through specific and focused CPD. 

We hope that our recruitment pack and website provides you with plenty of information about us.  However, should you require any additional information, or would like an informal discussion/visit, please contact us on 0114 235 3855 or email

Full details are available on the school website:

The Mercia Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all of our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced criminal records check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Closing date for applications is: Midnight, Sunday 19 September 2021

Interviews are provisionally scheduled for:  Week commencing 20 September 2021

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