Head of Year – Grade 9

Full Time – Term Time + 15 days

This is a permanent position, to commence as soon as possible.

This is an exciting opportunity for a colleague to join our highly effective team of non-teaching staff. The Head of Year has pastoral responsibility. This includes the tracking of individual academic progress towards challenging targets.

Key qualities/skills include:

  • Ability to set very high standards for the team
  • Excellent communication skills with students, staff and parents
  • A calm and purposeful approach to supporting young people

Royds Hall Community School is a successful and over-subscribed community school which encompasses Royds Hall Secondary, Royds Hall Primary and Beech Primary on its own site; currently catering for approximately 1200 students aged 3 – 16, with a national reputation for innovation and excellence.

We are part of the SHARE Multi Academy Trust group of schools and offer our staff a wealth of career development opportunities and support. We offer an excellent salary package, which generously rewards high performance; a supportive working environment; excellent support and training; and employee benefits including an attractive pension scheme, childcare vouchers, an Employee Wellbeing Scheme and Share Academy Savers.

We are also a member of the Aspire Co-operative Learning Trust and we benefit from excellent links with our trust partners, Huddersfield New College, Huddersfield Town Football Club, Holmfirth Fair Traders Association and the University of Huddersfield.

Application forms and further details are available on our website www.roydshall.org or may be obtained from the Headteacher, Jenny Carr, at the school, to whom completed applications should be returned

by 12 noon on 7th May 2019

 Interviews date to be confirmed


Luck Lane, Paddock, Huddersfield HD3 4HA

Tel (01484) 463366 Fax (01484) 462323

E-mail Victoria Sheath, PA to the Headteacher: recruitment@roydshall.org

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment