17 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    4 August 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    8 July 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5


Biology, Chemistry, English, Food technology, Geography, Humanities, Mathematics, Physics, Science

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours per week

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

As Head of Year you will:

• Be knowledgeable in strategies to support students with challenging behaviours with confidence.

• Be able to inspire, influence, challenge and motivate others, leading by example.

• Be able to motivate and inspire students to achieve their full potential. • Have the belief that all children can make outstanding progress.

• Be able to confidently meet with parents to resolve issues both successfully and in line with academy policies.

What the school offers its staff

We put the welfare of our staff at the heart of everything we do and can offer you:

  • Generous employer pension contribution at 28.6% basic salary from April 2024
  • Supportive and practical marking policy
  • Career development with a bespoke CPD programme
  • Excellent newly refurbished teaching facilities with free onsite parking and good local public transport links
  • Employee Assistance Programme and Cycle to Work scheme
  • Close proximity to beaches and the Jurassic Coast to assist your work life balance

Further details about the role

To apply for this Head of Year role, please visit the vacancies section of our website to complete an application form: https://www.tbowa.org/staff/vacancies/teaching-staff.

Please email completed application forms to recruitment@tbowa.org, addressing your covering letter to Mr Paul McKeown, Principal.

The Bishop of Winchester Academy is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all suitably qualified candidates. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants. Please be aware that due to the ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ legislation we do not accept CV’s.

We reserve the right to close a vacancy earlier than the advertised date if we have received applications that meet the criteria.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

Applying for the job

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About The Bishop of Winchester Academy

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1148 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
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The Bishop of Winchester Academy is a thriving Church of England school, commended by Ofsted for its ‘inclusive approach, which seeks to support all pupils’. Led by a dedicated team with ‘strong moral and ethical foundation[s]’, our shared mission for ‘improving the life chances of all [our] pupils is at the very centre of [our] work’ (Ofsted, 2017).

Arranging a visit to The Bishop of Winchester Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@tbowa.org.

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