Deputy House Manager

Trinity Academy Sowerby Bridge

Salary Range: £18,710.47 – £20,657.87 

Trinity Academy Sowerby Bridge joined Trinity Multi-Academy Trust in October 2018. Working closely with outstanding leaders from across the trust, the academy is characterised by its high aspirations and ambitions. Targeted and effective support systems have been implemented in order to create an environment where our students experience an outstanding education with no limit to what they can achieve.   

GCSE results for 2018 were validation of the work we had undertaken to transform the academy. Our Progress 8 outcome was improved by +0.92 in our first year in the trust.  Although still have to be validated, data for 2019 indicate that we have continued this trend and now expect to be in the top 10% of all schools in the country when the national results are published later in the academic year.  As a result, this is a truly exciting time for the academy.  We are determined to build on our initial success, increasing student numbers and constantly striving to serve our students better.  

We are now seeking to appoint a Deputy House Manager to provide pastoral support to students across the academy, ensuring that all learners are guided, as appropriate and that their progress is regularly monitored and reviewed. 

What can we offer you? 

  • Full support from a dedicated team of senior leaders and a large pastoral team 
  • A first class behaviour for learning system  
  • Career progression and cross-trust working  
  • An excellent CPD package for all staff 
  • A range of staff benefits , including access to the West Yorkshire Pension Scheme. 

What are we looking for? 

  • Experience of successfully working with young people (of a relevant age) and securing positive outcomes 
  • Experience of working in an educational environment 
  • A good knowledge of Behaviour for Learning strategies when dealing with challenging students   

You must be fully committed to optimising the opportunities that are available to children and young people, secure in the knowledge that you will be joining an ambitious forward-thinking Academy Trust that sets the standards for our family of schools and academies. 

Salary: Scale 5 (points 12 – 17) 
Hours: 37 hours per week, Term Time Only (plus 5 days) 
Closing Date: 9am Tuesday 23 September 2019
Interview Date: To be confirmed
Website: https://sowerby.trinitymat.org/