Head of Year

£22,000 - £24,000 per annum
September 2020

The role of Head of Year would be the ideal first step into working in a school for a recent graduate. You would be working in an Ofsted "Outstanding" Secondary School in North West London. You would have the responsibility for the pastoral and academic progression or a whole year group. 

This Outstanding Secondary School located in North West London is looking for a Head of Year who will be able to join their strong Pastoral Team. The role is Head of Year and would suit a recent strong graduate looking to work in Secondary Schools or someone with a few years’ experience in a similar role. This is a fixed term contract for a year in the first instance but may lead to a permanent role in September 2020.

The school is looking for a driven and caring individual with a strong academic background who can motivate and act as a role model to students. The Head of Year position involves coordinating students, tracking progress and delivering guidance to a whole year group Working in a team is vital as you will be working in close partnership with other heads of year. You must be degree educated and available to start in January 2019. The current post holder is leaving to start additional studies which is encouraged. The school do however need someone who can commit through until July.

The school have asked for the ideal individual to be;

  • Degree Educated within the last 4 years from a Russell Group University.
  • Passionate about Education and working with students in every Secondary School year.
  • Be thinking about working as a teacher in 2021 or continuing to work in schools.
  • Be an excellent communicator and be able to deliver prepared material to groups of students.
  • Be available to interview ASAP via SKYPE. 

Why this school?

  • The school is a large, outstanding High achieving school where achievement is at the highest level.
  • Pupil attainment is amongst the highest in London and the School is one of the top non-selective school in London.
  • Staff are supported with regular training.
  • There is the opportunity to train to teach at the school in 2021 if you desire. 

If you feel you have the attributes and skills for this role then please apply ASAP. In return the school will offer a great working environment, a strong starting salary and excellent opportunities for progression.

Why Apply through Horizon Teachers?

  • We will be able to support you through the whole application, interview and offer for this role.
  • We provide continued support when you are in role.
  • We have excellent relationships with the school and can offer you advice as to how to secure the role. 

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