Assistant Head of Year


  • £22000 - £28000 per annum
  • Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Posted: 05/08/2022
  • Temporary
  • Job Ref: WB-28

Job Details

Assistant Head of Year / Pastoral Lead required for a lively Birmingham Alternative Provision. Are you an experienced Pastoral Lead or Assistant Head of Year with experience supporting children on the SEND register with SEMH needs? Do you have a rigorous understanding of safeguarding policies and procedures? This Alternative Provision is looking for an Assistant Head of Year to provide support Across Key Stages 3 & 4, working closely with an experienced team of teaching and support staff. The school is looking for an Assistant Head of Year who has the ability to quickly form trusting relationships with students, manage challenging behaviours effectively and crucially, make a difference.

As an Assistant Head of Year you will be working with the DSL to ensure that all students receive the correct level of support. You will also be responsible for providing safeguarding and trauma-informed care training to staff. This school requires a resilient and proactive Assistant Head of Year who is committed to making sure every student’s needs are met. The leadership team are excellent and meticulous in their care for students and staff and are dedicated to giving every child a second chance. Behaviour can be challenging at times and many children have EHCPs and a dedicated 1:1 TA. This Assistant Head of Year role requires experience working within a similar environment, and experience as a Pastoral Lead, Assistant Head of Year, or Behaviour Lead is Essential.

Job Role:

  • Supporting teachers and TA’s in managing challenging behaviour
  • Delivering intervention sessions for students with positive outcomes
  • Continuously ensuring safeguarding policies are adhered to
  • Working with external agencies to provide support for pupils
  • Acting as a positive role model and inspiration for students
Benefits you will receive:
  • Support from a progressive SLT
  • Opportunities for progression and further development within the school
  • Working in a small, and welcoming SEMH environment
  • A new and exciting challenge
  • Ongoing CPD to boost your career
If you are interested in this Assistant Head of Year role , please “apply now” or contact Will at The Education Network Birmingham. Not the role that you are looking for? Contact the team to find out about our other Pastoral roles, or refer an Assistant Head of Year and ask about our referral Scheme.

The Education Network Offer:

Our specialist team have a combined experience of over 25 years and have unrivalled reputation within the education market, taking great pride in the extremely high service levels that we provide to both our schools and our candidates. Our service is honest and efficient and, in addition to our recruitment solution, we offer the opportunity for additional training and development for our candidates. You will also receive personalised career support from the team.

The opportunity to work in friendly, caring and supportive atmosphere where every child matters. Highly supportive, committed and hard working Consultants who will endeavor to find assignments suited to your needs.
An opportunity to extend your professional development as well as excellent rates of pay.

The Education Network is committed to safe guarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Appointments will be subject to our stringent vetting procedures, including enhanced DBS checks and references.-
The Education Network is committed to Safer Recruitment and recruits to Compliance standards. Any appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check in addition to other safeguarding checks. The Education Network is an equal opportunities employer. The Education Network is acting as a recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.
Due to the expected high-volume of applications we receive only short-listed candidates will be contacted within 3 days.


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