Year Leader

Christchurch Junior School, Christchurch, Dorset, BH23 2AA

This job expired on 30 September 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Application deadline

    30 September 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    13 September 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Main pay scale or Upper pay scale

Additional allowances

TLR 2.1

Year Leader job summary

Christchurch Junior School has a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic teacher and aspiring leader to join our wider leadership team. The core purpose of the post will be to lead a team of teachers, learning support assistants and pupils within a year group, with an overall responsibility for pupils’ achievement and progress (both in their learning and in pastoral matters).

We are looking for a teacher who is confident to lead and coach their year team to secure the best possible teaching and learning across their own class and three other classes in a year group. You will play an integral role on our journey to excellence and will be encouraged to be innovative in your approach.

The successful candidate will have a proven track record of raising educational standards and leading school improvement, alongside a commitment to engage positively with local communities.

Who we are looking for

We are looking for outstanding individuals who will relish the opportunity to:

  • be immersed in the life of a busy school

  • lead a team of hardworking, committed and caring colleagues
  • teach a KS2 class of highly motivated pupils who have excellent learning behaviours
  • take responsibility for the attainment, progress and outcomes for a year group, including proactively implementing strategies for accelerating improvement
  • safeguard the year group, including pupils and staff

You are likely to be someone who has:

  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • Experience of classroom teaching in KS2
  • Recent experience of pupils with differing educational needs
  • The ability to relate to children in and out of the classroom
  • Recent leadership experience within a school setting
  • The ability to live our school values of belonging, achieving and growing
  • Relentless ambition for every child in your care

You will also be keen to live our Twynham Learning employee values which are:

  • Aim high
  • Keep improving
  • Don’t leave anyone behind
  • See the bigger picture

This job post has expired.

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Christchurch Junior School

School type
Academy, ages 7 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
490 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 11
Contact phone number
01202 485579

Christchurch Junior School is a member of Twynham Learning - an exciting multi-academy trust of ambitious infant, junior, primary and secondary schools serving the local community. Its aim is to offer this generation of children, young people and those involved in their education the very best leadership, teaching and learning, professional development and support services.

Arranging a visit to Christchurch Junior School

To discuss the post or your application or arrange a tour of Christchurch Junior School, please contact Sam Fuller (Headteacher) on 01202 485579

School location

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