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LUNCHTIME SUPERVISORY ASSISTANT

Lunchtime Supervisory Assistant

*ES/LS 13386

Grade 3 £2387 (plus market rate supplement)

6 hours 15 minutes per week in term time (12.00 – 1.15 daily)

Kirkburton Middle School, Turnshaws Avenue, Kirkburton, Huddersfield HD8 0TJ

 

We are seeking to appoint an effective Lunchtime Supervisor who will be required to assist with the supervision of the pupils remaining on the school premises at lunchtime.

The ability to relate to children/young people from diverse backgrounds is essential for this job, as well as having good verbal communication skills in order to liaise with children/young people and other staff members.                      

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff are subject to an enhanced DBS check. A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

Job details can also be viewed on http://jobs.kirklees.gov.uk

Application forms should be returned to Mrs Cane, School Business Manager, School Office.

 



Head of Physical Education

TLR 2a
Required April 2020 (or sooner)
We are seeking to appoint an inspirational and dynamic head of our highly successful and well-resourced Physical Education department. We are looking for a candidate who is ambitious, creative and both a highly effective practitioner and leader. A successful background in netball, hockey and gymnastics is essential. We have excellent facilities, including an all-weather pitch, extensive playing fields and a separate ‘pavilion’ with changing facilities and a teaching space.

Kirkburton Middle School is a highly popular, oversubscribed and ambitious school with 516 pupils on roll. Pupils are aged 10 to 13 (years 6, 7 and 8). The school is approximately six miles outside Huddersfield, in a semi-rural village setting, and is easily accessed by road from towns and cities in West and South Yorkshire. Academic standards at the end of Year 8 are above average and there is a thriving programme of extra- curricular activities. The ethos of the school is a particular strength: welcoming, harmonious, inclusive and mutually supportive. Relationships between all members of the school community are excellent.
PE is one of the school’s strongest departments and has an excellent reputation for student outcomes. Furthermore, the department is at the forefront of developing Learning & Teaching within the school and delivers a high quality extra-curricular programme across all year groups. The successful candidate will be expected to share the department’s drive, ambition and reflective practice. As well as teaching a range of classes, you will lead your team in shaping the curriculum area’s vision, ensuring short, medium and long term planning is in place and quality assured and in maintaining the department’s already high standards in lessons, clubs and competitions.

The successful candidate can expect:
– A supportive and friendly team of experienced PE teachers with a focus upon improving student outcomes and an established track record of delivering excellent results
 – A commitment to their future development through a well-structured CPD programme
 – Motivated students who are eager to learn and engage in lessons and extra-curricular clubs and teams
 – The chance to work with teachers and middle leaders who are relentless in their drive to deliver the best learning experiences to their students

This is an excellent opportunity for a forward thinking and ambitious teacher to take on a leadership role within a successful team, which values high standards of academic achievement whilst developing the
knowledge, skills and qualities needed to help students thrive in life and work.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all
staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff are subject to an enhanced DBS check. A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

To discuss the post in more detail or to arrange an informal visit, please contact the school, by phone or email. Application packs are available on the school website. Applicants must include a covering letter (2 sides of A4 maximum) incorporating details of qualities, skills and past experience in direct relation to the role requirements. Applications should be returned to J Papworth, at the school address or by email to
office@kirkburtonmiddleschool.co.uk .
The closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 20th January 2020 at 12pm. Interviews are expected to take place during the week commencing Monday 27th January 2020.

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Head of PE Job Description

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ASSISTANT HEADTEACHER
(Teaching and Learning)
Salary Scale: Leadership Points L7 – L11
Required for April 2020

We are seeking to appoint an ambitious and inspirational leader with a strong understanding of teaching and learning who will shape and lead the next phase of our work in this area. Required from April 2020, this exciting post is suitable for experienced middle leaders whose ambition to move to senior leadership is matched by their skills and abilities in teaching and learning. 

Kirkburton Middle School is a highly popular, oversubscribed and ambitious school with 518 pupils on roll.  We are a vibrant and inclusive school that is passionate about the continuous development of the `whole child’ within a Middle School setting. Academic standards at the end of Year 8 are above average and there is a thriving programme of extra-curricular activities. The ethos of the school is a particular strength: welcoming, harmonious, inclusive and mutually supportive. Relationships between all members of the school community are excellent.

We are looking for somebody who:

  • Has outstanding leadership skills and a proven ability to motivate and inspire others 
  • Has good curriculum knowledge and a strong understanding of pedagogy and practice in teaching, learning and assessment
  • Is an effective communicator with good interpersonal skills 
  • Uses innovative and creative thinking to make a real difference to the lives of children
  • Has energy, drive and a commitment in developing the positive team ethos of the school and in imparting a shared vision to pupils, parents and staff

Our pupils would like an Assistant Headteacher who:

  • Is firm but fair and has a good sense of humour
  • Is genuinely interested in what they have to say
  • Puts pupils at the heart of teaching and learning
  • Enjoys supporting them to become the best that they can be

In return, we can offer:

  • A school which is forward thinking, dedicated to the lives of children and continuously seeks to be the best it can possibly be
  • Motivated pupils who are eager to learn and engage in lessons
  • A commitment to your future development through a well-structured CPD programme
  • The chance to work as part of a small multi-academy trust who are relentless in their drive to deliver the best learning experiences to their pupils

This is an exciting opportunity for a forward thinking and ambitious leader to take on a key senior role within a relatively new team. A team which values high standards of academic achievement whilst developing the knowledge, skills and qualities needed to help pupils thrive in life and work.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff are subject to an enhanced DBS check. A conviction may not exclude candidates from appointment but will be considered as part of the recruitment process.

Visits are warmly welcomed and highly recommended. To discuss the post in more detail, or to arrange an informal visit, please contact the school. Application is via the trust’s application form and a letter of no more than 3 sides of a4 which clearly outlines your qualities, skills and past experience in direct relation to the role requirements.

Applications should be returned to Mr C Taylor, at the school address or by email to office@kirkburtonmiddleschool.co.uk.  

The closing date for receipt of applications is Monday 3rd February 2020 at noon.  Interviews will take place on during the week commencing Monday 10th February.

Assistant Headteacher Recruitment Pack