3 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    21 June 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    6 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Head of year or phase

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Subject

English

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours a week

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPR / UPR

Additional allowances

TLR 2C

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will be:

  • An excellent classroom practitioner
  • Able to demonstrate success in teaching Key Stages 3 and 4 to students of all abilities
  • Committed to achieving the very best outcomes for our students
  • Able to create a stimulating learning environment to promote exceptional progress
  • Passionate about teaching and learning and your own professional development

What the school offers its staff

Why apply to work at Brighton Hill Community School?

  • Exceptional support from the Faculty and the Senior Leadership Team.
  • “The recent improvements in the school have increased staff morale. High-quality training and development for all staff is effective.” (Ofsted)
  • "Staff feel proud of their school and their contribution to pupils’ academic and personal development.”(Ofsted)
  • “Leadership support, decisiveness in action and approachability has resulted in staff feeling highly valued and empowered as professionals.” (Local Authority Inspection Report, 2021)
  • “In all aspects of life within Brighton Hill Community School, there is a culture and ethos of ‘people first’ and high expectations through a calm, well-managed environment, that is constantly modelled by leadership with relentless pursuit in maintaining the embodiment of the vision.” (Local Authority Inspection Report, 2021)
  • Support to be innovative and develop your professional skills, with our bespoke and expansive CPD programme.
  • Benefit from our alliance with the Teaching School and to collaborate with colleagues.
  • Opportunities to continue the upward progress trajectory of this faculty
  • Work within an established team who are highly resourced and have a strong sense of collaboration and support for each other.
  • Opportunities to contribute to an extensive extra-curricular programme for students.

Further details about the role

We are looking for a Head of Year from September 2024, for an appropriately experienced teacher who has the right skills and attributes.

This post provides an excellent opportunity for a teacher looking to progress his/her career and will provide a good foundation for future career development, this post attracts a TLR 2c allowance.

We encourage applications from English or maths specialists for this middle leadership position.

Brighton Hill Community School has recently rated as ‘Outstanding’ in 3 of the 4 areas inspected by Ofsted and ‘Good’ overall. We continue our rapid progress journey of ‘making success inevitable’ as a coeducational 11-16 Community School with over 1250 students as of September 2022. You will teach across the age and ability range predominantly in your subject specialism(s) and make a significant positive contribution to the vision of the school.

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)
medical
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

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to jlevett@brightonhill.hants.sch.uk

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About Brighton Hill Community School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
Up to 1259 pupils
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01256 362523

Arranging a visit to Brighton Hill Community School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jlevett@brightonhill.hants.sch.uk.

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