This job expired on 17 October 2021

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    17 October 2021 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    27 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Leadership
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
Grade 10 - £39,880 - £42,821

Job summary

Our Opportunity

We are looking for an inspirational and motivational Director of Attendance. Astrea Academy Dearne is on an exciting journey as we work together to make a difference for the young people and the community we serve. Every day is different and this role presents you with the exciting opportunity you have been looking for!

The role of Director of Attendance is an exciting one for any colleague wishing to gain professional experience as part of a very supportive senior leadership team. If appointed, you will be responsible for leading the attendance team to rapidly improve attendance to national averages.
You will be relentless in your commitment and belief in all young people and will ensure only the highest level of academic success and personal fulfilment for all: they deserve nothing less. It is our vision to create outstanding young people who are courageous champions of diversity, equality and mutual respect and who are proud of their community and are enthusiastic advocates of learning. It goes without saying that we will support you, develop you and above all welcome you into our aspirational school.

Application process

The date of commencement for this post will be November 2021 (or as soon as possible) and the closing date for all applications is Sunday 17 October 2021.

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
Secondary
School size
1133 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
07393 237676

About The Dearne Academy

‘The school is characterised by a relentless positivity. There is a tangible collegiate feeling across the school. Relationships are warm and trusting and staff feel valued and supported. Staff are committed to the community the school serves and helping pupils to aim high. Leaders know the school well and have a clear vision for its future.’
Challenge Partners Review, July 2019

Astrea Academy Dearne is an 11-16 secondary situated in Barnsley and we are a school where our colleagues are all part of #TeamDearne. We have a low staff turnover, high staff morale and are looking positively to the future. We are within commutable distance from Wakefield, Leeds, Doncaster and Sheffield and are a proud member of the Astrea Academy Trust family of schools.

We are an inclusive school and are oversubscribed in Year 7, Year 8 and Year 9. Being oversubscribed means we are looking to expand our excellent team of teaching professionals. We have the highest aspiration for our students to achieve their very best and grow both as individuals and as members of their community. The development of the whole child forms an integral part of our vision: we want the best for every student at Astrea Academy Dearne irrespective of their background.

Arranging a visit to The Dearne Academy

Our Principal, Joanne Wilson would love to meet you for an informal conversation. To arrange a meeting and for further details please contact Hannah Peace at hannah.peace@astreadearne.org or call 01709 892211.

School location

Goldthorpe Road, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S63 9EW

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