Head of Year | Pastoral Lead


£80 - £100 Per Day

Full Time


Willenhall, West Midlands


Posted 11 days ago

Expires In 30 Days

Job Description
Head of Year | Pastoral Lead

A highly regarded secondary school in Walsall is seeking a dedicated and compassionate individual to join the team as a Head of Year | Pastoral Lead for the upcoming academic year. This position offers a unique opportunity to make a significant impact on the personal and academic development of students within a supportive and forward-thinking educational environment.
*** Head of Year | Pastoral Lead
*** £80 - £100 per day
*** Secondary school, Walsall
*** September 2024 start, until July 2025 finish
*** Provide 1:1 pastoral support to a particular year group.
The Head of Year | Pastoral Lead will play a pivotal role in fostering a positive school culture, ensuring the wellbeing of students, and supporting their academic journey. This dynamic role requires a proactive and empathetic individual capable of managing student welfare, addressing pastoral issues, and promoting a harmonious school community.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Oversee the pastoral care and wellbeing of a designated year group, providing guidance and support to students.
  • Develop and implement strategies to promote positive behaviour, attendance, and academic progress.
  • Act as a key point of contact for students, parents, and staff regarding pastoral matters.
  • Coordinate and lead assemblies, year group meetings, and enrichment activities.
  • Collaborate with teachers, support staff, and external agencies to address and resolve student issues.
  • Maintain accurate records and reports related to student wellbeing and progress.
Ideal Candidate:
  • Proven experience in a pastoral or similar educational role within a secondary school setting.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build trusting relationships with students, parents, and colleagues.
  • A passion for student welfare and a commitment to fostering an inclusive and supportive school environment.
  • Excellent organisational skills, with the ability to manage multiple responsibilities and work under pressure.
  • A proactive and empathetic approach to addressing student needs and challenges.
  • Competitive daily rate of £80 - £100.
  • Opportunity to make a meaningful difference in students' lives.
  • Supportive and progressive school community.
  • Professional development and career progression opportunities.
  • This role is perfect for someone who is passionate about student welfare and eager to contribute to a nurturing and inclusive school environment. Join a team committed to excellence and making a real difference in the lives of young people in Walsall.
Application Process: Interested candidates are encouraged to apply by submitting a CV and a cover letter outlining their suitability for the role. Early applications are advised as interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis.
Join this school where every student's potential is nurtured and every voice is heard. Become a vital part of a community dedicated to educational excellence and student wellbeing.

Luke Bacciochi


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