Pastoral Head of Year

Brent, London
Date Posted:26 Jun 2019

Pastoral Head of Year

Brent, London
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Tradewind are currently working with a high performing secondary school in Brent, who provide a structured and disciplined learning environment for students to achieve their full potential. The school are in need of a Head of Year to join their pastoral team, supporting student learning and engagement.

The Head of Year position will see you working closely with Key Stage 4 students, their parents and class teachers to overcome and resolve any issues surrounding low attendance, poor behaviour and declining attainment levels. You will be empathetic, understanding, and have a knack for problem-solving; this is an integral position within the secondary school for ensuring student engagement. This position is open to experienced pastoral practitioners, and also to new graduates with a strong academic background looking to move into education. A youth work background would also be looked upon highly.

The successful candidate for this Pastoral Head of Year position will:
*Have prior experience in a similar position, or be a recent graduate with a 2:1 minimum looking to commence a career within education
*Be empathetic, understanding, nurturing and motivating
*Be a proactive problem solver, who uses their initiative to overcome conflict
*Work well within a team and be able to liaise with students, parents, teachers, leadership and inclusion team members and outside agencies
*Be a confident, hardworking individual who wants to help all students reach their full potential and overcome any barriers to their learning
*Be competent working with computers and completing administrative duties. SIMS experience preferred but not essential.

This is an excellent opportunity for the successful candidate to commence or progress their career in a pastoral setting within a very supportive, inclusive work environment where staff well-being is highly regarded.

Serviced by the Bakerloo and Overground lines, this school is easily located from North, West and Central London.

The benefits of registering with Tradewind:

*We attract top education talent and in return offer top rates of pay
*We care about your training and development more than any other agency - which is why we can offer you more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, 30 to be exact!
*Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn a brilliant bonus!
*Full interview preparation and assistance - so you're fully prepped and confident, increasing your chances of success
*Help with lesson planning - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement
*Online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability
*Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as a Pastoral Head of Year in Brent. Or for more information about the role, please call, or send your CV to Caitlin; 0207 845 5450 option 2 /

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