Head of Year

Competitive Salary
Required for Easter or as soon as possible thereafter

At Trinity Academy, we place emphasis on academic excellence, where all students and staff have the opportunity to work hard to achieve their personal best.  Our mission is to encourage personal, moral and spiritual development within a Christian framework.  

As a Head of Year, you will be able to demonstrate high quality pastoral care.  Your role will be to ensure that each student in your year group is well cared for and makes outstanding academic progress, ensuring that high expectations are met with regards to behaviour across the year team.

You will be an excellent classroom practitioner with high professional standards and excellent subject knowledge, with the ability to teach inspirational lessons across all key stages.  You will have drive and determination and be able to engage and motivate students.

You will lead and equip a team of tutors so that they can carry out their role confidently and effectively and you will work hard to secure the best possible academic and personal outcomes for the students at Trinity Academy.  Recognising and rewarding good achievement will be a focus, as will challenging poor achievement, behaviour and attendance.  You should have excellent communication skills and be able to engage with both students and parents to create an environment for students in which they are able to show respect, maturity and character, underpinned by a desire to do hard things.  

The welfare of our staff is important to us, we subscribe to Care first Lifestyle.  We are firmly committed to CPD and offer a comprehensive programme with superb promotion prospects and career development. 

If you believe you have the vision and commitment to work in an Academy which seeks to raise achievement as well as set and maintain high standards and expectations please contact Louise Aldsworth on 01405 813000 or laldsworth@trinityacademy.org.uk .

Please note that CVs will not be accepted in place of a completed application form.

Closing date:  Monday 25th February 2019

We take our responsibility to safeguard children very seriously and successful applicants will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check along with standard pre-employment safeguarding checks.


Applicant Information Letter

Head of Year Role Profile

Teacher Role Profile

Application for a Teaching Appointment