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  • Start date details

    January 2024 (although a later start date will be considered if necessary)

  • Closing date

    2 October 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    18 September 2023

Job details

Job role

  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£28,000 to £43,685

Additional allowances

TLR 1.1

What skills and experience we're looking for

Who we are looking for

We would love to hear from you if you:

  • Are passionate about giving children the best life chances
  • Believe in the power of clear rules and routines and absolute consistency in their application
  • Are an excellent teacher who will be determined to maintain outstanding classroom practice alongside a leadership role

You will also be keen to live our Twynham Learning employee values which are:

  • Aim high
  • Keep improving
  • Don’t leave anyone behind
  • See the bigger picture

What the school offers its staff

About the Post

We are looking to appoint a Head of Key Stage to join our behaviour and pastoral team at TGS

We are looking for an outstanding individual who will relish the opportunity to:

  • Be responsible for ensuring that students in the key stage behave with consistently high levels of respect for others, demonstrating high levels of self-control and consistently positive attitudes to their education.
  • Take responsibility for the efficiency and effectiveness of the pastoral systems and structures to ensure excellent attendance, behaviour and punctuality within the key stage.
  • Ensure the implementation of an expertly designed ‘behaviour curriculum’ and assembly programme that fosters a sense of belonging to the school community and which supports the visions, values and ethos of the schools.
  • Be Level 3 Safeguarding trained and work as part of the core safeguarding team

What we can offer you

  • The opportunity to lead a Key Stage and be part of the operational leadership team at The Grange
  • An opportunity to work with wonderful children and their families
  • The chance to work with and learn from colleagues who have led in extremely successful schools in a variety of different settings
  • An exceptional CPD offer from ECT through to preparation for senior and system leadership
  • The opportunity to work within Twynham Learning; a progressive multi-academy trust
  • The opportunity to work in one of the most beautiful areas of the South Coast
  • Automatic membership of the Teachers Pension Scheme
  • Free on-site parking

Further details about the role

Any questions?

To discuss the post or your application, please contact Alison Brown on 01202 495716 or email us at recruitment@twynhamlearning.com

How to apply

To apply for this vacancy, please submit a Job Application Form and Diversity Questionnaire by email to: recruitment@twynhamlearning.com

Only applications made using our own official application form will be accepted. You can download the form and questionnaire here: www.twynhamlearning.com/187/staff-vacancies

The closing date for applications is Monday 2nd October 2023 at 8am. Shortlisting will take place on Wednesday 3rd October 2023 and interviews will be held in the week commencing 16th October 2023.

Commitment to safeguarding

We value diversity and inclusiveness. We want our workforce to be representative of all sections of our community, so we give equal opportunities. We don't discriminate on age, disability, gender reassignment, marital status, pregnancy/maternity, race/colour/nationality, religion/belief, sex or sexual orientation. We'll only consider people who can evidence their right to work in the UK. We're committed to robust Safer Recruitment processes to safeguard children. We undertake enhanced criminal records checks before appointment. Candidates must disclose all unprotected spent and unspent cautions and convictions. It is an offence to apply if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity with children.

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About The Grange School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
369 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Phone number

At the Grange School, we are on a journey of rapid school improvement and we are committed to ensuring we provide the very best education for every one of our students.

We continue to be inspired by their talents, not only in lessons and learning but also in their community work, music, on the stage, the sports field and the many other extra-curricular activities in which our students not only participate but lead.

Arranging a visit to The Grange School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@twynhamlearning.com.

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