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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    12 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    22 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher
  • Head of year or phase

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Key stage

Key stage 3

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

The essential attributes are:

  • Ability to form good relationships with pupils
  • Good behaviour management skills
  • The ability to be an excellent role model for your year team
  • The ability to relate to families and other stakeholders
  • Common sense and a desire to see young people learn;
  • A commitment to professional development;
  • The self-confidence to support students in a classroom environment on your own;
  • Willingness to be involved in extra-curricular activities.

What the school offers its staff

Birchensale Middle School can offer:

  • Hard-working and highly committed staff who share a common sense of purpose and high expectations of what students can achieve.
  • A supportive school as your employer that are strongly committed to providing high quality CPD and career progression.
  • Significant opportunities to work in collaboration with colleagues in this school and across the Bordesley Multi Academy Trust.
  • The opportunity to work with ambitious and inspirational leaders.
  • A strong commitment to your ongoing professional development.
  • A staff wellbeing package, including Salary Sacrifice Car and Bike schemes, Employee Assistance Package, discount gym membership, will writing service.

Further details about the role

Required for September 2024, we are looking for a Key Stage 3 Head of Year to join our growing staff team. The successful candidate will carry out the functions of a Head of Year within KS3. The subject preference would be English or Art, but other subjects will considered.

For further information, or arrange a visit to the school, please contact Mr P Clifton, oncliftonp@birchensale.bmat.co.ukor01527 68430.

Closing date: Friday 12 April 2024

Interview date: w/c 22 April

We reserve the right to end the advert early for a suitable candidate.

Commitment to safeguarding

This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check and criminal background check via the disclosure procedures. Also as per The Department for Education Statutory guidance, in accordance with the “Keeping Children Safe in Education” legislation latest version that came into effect on 1st September 2022, shortlisted candidates will be subject to an online search as part of our due diligence.

Birchensale Middle School is committed to the protection, safety and welfare of its pupils and staff and we aim for the highest standards in safeguarding procedures. We expect all staff and volunteers to share and promote this commitment.

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About Birchensale Middle School

School type
Academy, ages 9 to 13
Education phase
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School size
594 pupils enrolled
Age range
9 to 13
Phone number
01527 68430

Birchensale Middle School, part of the Bordesley MAT, working closely with Trinity High School, Woodfeild Academy (middle school) and Holyoakes First School in a very localised MAT focusing on the development of children in Redditch. Working together as part of the three-tier system we aspire to improve the educational offer for the local community.

Birchensale Middle School is a popular 5-form entry middle school with pupils on roll aged 9-13 years. We are a happy, vibrant learning community, with high aspirations for the children in our care and the staff team that supports them.

Arranging a visit to Birchensale Middle School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email cliftonp@birchensale.bmat.co.uk.

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