Year Group Leader (Y6) and Subject Leader

Brunswick Primary School, Hove, East Sussex, BN3 1RP

This job expired on 2 December 2022

  • Job start date

    1 January 2023

  • Closing date

    2 December 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    18 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 1st January 2023 - 31st August 2023

Pay scale


Additional allowances


What skills and experience we're looking for

Brunswick Primary School seeks an aspiring leader to steer the provision of high-quality learning in Year 6, and lead the humanities team, with a focus on geography. This is a unique and exciting opportunity where you can make a lasting difference, working in partnership with the wider leadership team and governors.

We are looking for a Year Group leader with ambition, passion, and commitment - ideal candidates will:

  • Be an excellent and experienced teacher who understands what excellent learning looks like, in Year 6
  • Have strong leadership experience at middle leader level with strong academic and pastoral skills
  • Have skills to inspire and the experience of challenging, developing, and motivating ambitious teaching and learning
  • Have a tangible belief in inclusivity and the fact that all children can be supported to be successful
  • Understand recent changes in education, together with a deep knowledge of primary curriculum and pedagogy
  • Be an excellent communicator and team player, with the ability to lead, motivate, and support. Having the capacity to be innovative, forward thinking, and creative with boundless energy, optimism, and enthusiasm
  • Be able to play a crucial role in developing, managing, and leading across a Year Group

What the school offers its staff

We offer:

  • An exciting chance to lead the development of an imaginative, broad, and inclusive curriculum which emphasises the importance of all aspects of a child’s development
  • Pupils from diverse backgrounds who are polite, happy, and motivated to learn
  • A highly experienced staff and committed Board of Governors, who are striving for excellence
  • Active and engaged parents and carers
  • A commitment to on-going professional development to further enable your career to flourish

Further details about the role

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged on 23rd November at 09:00 or 16:15. Please contact the School office on 01273 711816, or email recruitment@brunswick.brighton-hove.sch.uk to confirm your attendance.

To request an application pack please contact recruitment@brunswick.brighton-hove.sch.uk You may also download an application pack from our school website, clicking on the ‘Vacancies’ tab: http://www.brunswick.brighton-hove.sch.uk

Commitment to safeguarding

Brunswick Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff will be expected to hold an enhanced DBS disclosure. Brunswick Primary School is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applicants from all sections of the community and people of all protected characteristics.

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About Brunswick Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
798 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01273 711816

Arranging a visit to Brunswick Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@brunswick.brighton-hove.sch.uk.

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