This job expired on 24 May 2024

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    24 May 2024 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    14 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Head of year or phase

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Key stage

Key stage 1

Working pattern

Full time

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What skills and experience we're looking for

We have an exciting leadership vacancy for the role of Year Group Leader at Bishops Cleeve Primary Academy, a large 3 form entry primary school in the GLA Trust.

Our vision: Our aim is for every child to leave the Trust feeling proud and with a sense of confidence about their next steps. Proud to have achieved something special with their unique talents and confident to develop those talents further in the next chapter of their education.

Within the GLA we are united in our belief that all children deserve equity of education. Our consistent focus each day is to develop our people and direct our resources so that all children are safe, happy and can achieve their potential.

As Year Group Leader you will be responsible for leading the teaching and learning standards within your year group, including high quality planning and gap analysis, and support your team. You will be required to model high quality communication, modelling high expectations and holding staff to account if these are not met.

This is a brilliant opportunity for an excellent classroom teacher who wants to extend their experience, whilst developing their own leadership potential. There will be half an additional day non-contact time allocated on a fortnightly basis.

The successful candidate will be a strong leader, a highly effective communicator, agile, resourceful, emotionally intelligent, highly organised and a passionate advocate for all our pupils. We welcome teams calls or visits with any prospective candidates. To make these arrangements, please contact Sarah Jones either by email: hr@glatrust.org.uk or by telephone: 01242 358017

What the school offers its staff

We will offer you:

  • A warm and welcoming school community;
  • The opportunity to join a growing Multi Academy Trust
  • A commitment to developing your CPD
  • Access to our reward and discount platform GLAdvantage
  • Access to our employee health and wellbeing service

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.

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About Bishops Cleeve Primary Academy

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
637 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Email address
Phone number
01242 358017

Arranging a visit to Bishops Cleeve Primary Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@glatrust.org.uk.

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