Head of Year

Main/Upper Pay Scale

TLR 2c

Closing Date: Wednesday 4th October 2023 at 8am.  No agencies please.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Head of Year to join our successful, dynamic and friendly team.  The ideal candidate would be a Teacher of Dance or a Teacher of PE with the ability to teach Dance to GCSE level.

The Head of Year provides excellent leadership, both academically and pastorally, to support our students in achieving their highest potential.  They will support the leadership team in securing the best outcomes for students and improve the success of the school, whilst promoting high standards of student conduct.

We are a successful and high-achieving upper school based in a unique location, in the heart of rural Bedfordshire, with excellent transport links.  We are situated neat to M1 junction 12 and within walking distance to a train station, with routes to London and the Midlands.

What makes Harlington Upper School special is the real sense of community that you can see and sense as you walk around the school. Each individual child is important to us, and our expectation is that all our students will develop and grow as young people as they make their journey as part of our community. The quality of teaching is strong, and our staff are talented, caring and dedicated.

 If you are interested in this exciting opportunity and joining our team, please complete the application form on our website and submit this, along with a letter detailing your suitability for the role to Helena Jones, Headteacher’s PA/HR Manager hjones@harlington.org    We look forward to hearing from you!

Early applications are welcomed and we reserve the right to interview early should a suitable candidate apply.  



Head of Year Job Description


Teacher Application for Employment


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