We are seeking a full-time, enthusiastic Head of Year to join our pastoral team at Fullhurst to be responsible for creating a positive year identity and in establishing high standards of achievement, behaviour and attendance.
In 2017 our Progress 8 score of +0.64, placed Fullhurst as one of the top 200 schools nationally. Our excellent 2018 outcomes have seen a 12% rise in the number of students achieving a grade 5 or above in both English and Maths. Additionally, we are very proud to be the Department for Education 2017 Pupil Premium Secondary Regional Champion, 2017 Leicester Mercury School of the Year and 2018 finalists in the Pearson National School of Year Awards.
As a college, we passionately believe in transforming the lives of young people from one of the most deprived communities in the UK. With over 50% of our students from disadvantaged backgrounds, we know that our success is genuinely doing this. If you want to be part of our continued success and if you believe in improving the life chances of young people from disadvantaged backgrounds we look forward to receiving your application.
Further details, including the application form, are available from our website www.fullhurst.leicester.sch.uk or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org
A letter detailing why you are a suitable candidate for the position should accompany your completed application. Completed applications should be returned to The Principal, Fullhurst Community College, Imperial Avenue, Leicester, LE3 1AH or via email at email@example.com
Closing date: Wednesday 31 October at 9am
We are committed to keeping children and young people safe from harm and abuse and to promoting their welfare, and we expect that everyone who comes to work for us will share the same commitment. Fulfilling this responsibility includes making sure that our recruitment process includes a range of measures to identify those who may be unsuitable to work with children and young people.
In addition, all roles within the school/college are covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975, and are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. These posts may also be subject to further DBS re-checks at appropriate intervals. Further information about what the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 means for applicants is provided on the Application Form. Please note that having a criminal record is not an automatic bar from working with us: whether or not your criminal record has a bearing on the post you have applied for will be carefully considered as part of the recruitment process. This may involve a discussion with yourself about the circumstances and background to your offences