Head of Year/College Leader (Pastoral)

Hillcrest School and Sixth Form Centre, Birmingham, West Midlands


Job details

Job role Teacher, SEN specialist
Subject Other
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Salary: Grade 4 (Full time £26,999 rising to £33,799) (Actual Part-time starting salary is approx. £23,614 rising to £29,562)

Job summary

Head of Year/College Leader (Pastoral)
2 x Non-teaching posts
To start September 2020
36.5 hours per week, Term Time Only
Salary: Grade 4 (Full time £26,999 rising to £33,799)
(Actual Part-time starting salary is approx. £23,614 rising to £29,562)

We are seeking to appoint 2 experienced and highly effective members of staff to join our pastoral team to manage students in a specific year group and lead a team of form tutors.

The successful candidate will:-

• be a highly organised, efficient and motivated person who has excellent communication skills.
• have experience of working with young people in a professional capacity.
• be able to engage professionally with staff, students, parents and external providers.
• have a professional and friendly approach.
• be an excellent team player with the highest expectations of themselves and the other staff within their team.

Closing date for applications: Friday 5th June 2020 at 12noon
Interviews to be held on: Wednesday 17th June 2020

Please note that appointment is subject to enhanced DBS, medical and reference checks. Hillcrest School is committed to Equal Opportunities and to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students’

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 531 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Hillcrest School and Sixth Form Centre website (opens in a new window)
Contact email Enquiry@hillcrest.bham.sch.uk

About Hillcrest School and Sixth Form Centre

Dear Applicant,

I am delighted to introduce you to Hillcrest School and Sixth Form Centre and hope that you find the application pack along with the information on our school website useful.

Hillcrest School is an all-girls 11 to 16 school with a mixed sixth form located on a green field site in Edgbaston constituency on the south west edge of Birmingham. Our students come from a range of backgrounds from across Birmingham and surrounding areas.

The school was rated ‘Good’ with outstanding behaviour and safety by Ofsted in September 2013 and following a one-day short inspection in July 2017 retained our ‘Good’ rating. We are focused on continuing our drive for excellent attainment and progress outcomes, with an aspiration to be rated ‘Outstanding’ at our next inspection.

At Hillcrest, we provide each student with the opportunity to achieve their full potential in both academic and social terms. We combine the best of traditional values with the very latest in teaching methods and technologies and extracurricular experiences to inspire our students to succeed in everything they do.

We have very high expectations of our students. Great emphasis is placed on self-discipline and self-respect, hard work and achievement and high standards of behaviour. We have a highly qualified team of teaching and support staff who are committed to delivering quality administration and support services to our school.

If you want to provide outstanding support for our staff and students within a forward thinking, hard- working school community, we would like to hear from you.

Thank you for your interest in our School and I would like to take this opportunity to wish you well in your application.

Julie-Ann Davies, BEd (Hons), NPQH

School location

Stonehouse Lane, Birmingham, West Midlands, B32 3AE