Vacancy: Head of Year

Head of Year

Required for September 2019

Salary: MPS or UPS (Fringe pay scale)
+ TLR 1c (£9,661)

You may be ready for a new challenge but think that this role is a step too far at this stage in your career. Think again; if you are ambitious, willing to learn and want to lead a great team, we will support you to become an outstanding leader. At Winston we will work alongside you to ensure great outcomes for students. Our students need you.

We require a dynamic, ambitious Head of Year who is able to build effective learning relationships for the students in Year 8 from September 2019. The successful colleague will progress through the school with this group of students, promoting high standards in every aspect of school life.

Winston offers you:

  • Up-to-date well-resourced teaching rooms
  • Opportunities to teach the Grammar, Enigma and Aspire streams
  • Focus on enquiry based learning
  • New facilities including a Library, Recording Studio and Planetarium
  • Excellent training and leadership development programmes
  • Range of benefits

Ofsted 2018 quote:  ‘pupils appreciate the wide range of opportunities available’

Applications must be posted or emailed to the headteacher Mrs R. Zimmerman, Headteacher’s PA (

Applicants should ensure they include a statement detailing their suitability for the post in relation to the job description and person specification, with 2 sides of A4 as a maximum.

You will receive regular supervision from an experienced member of the team and have opportunities for team work and support from a range of professionals.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check will be required prior to commencement.