Head Of Year

  • £27k - 30k per year
  • Blackpool, Lancashire, England
  • Contract

Job Title: Head of Year(Non-Teaching)

Location: Blackpool, Lancashire

Start Date: ASAP

Are you passionate about supporting the personal and academic development of students? We are seeking a dedicated and experienced Head of Year to join our client at in Blackpool for an immediate start. This is a non-teaching role focused on pastoral care and student welfare.

Role Overview:
As the Head of Year, you will play a crucial role in providing pastoral support and guidance to a designated year group of students. You will oversee their well-being, behaviour, and academic progress, working closely with teachers, parents, and external agencies to ensure each student reaches their potential.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide strong pastoral care and support for the assigned year group.
  • Monitor attendance, behaviour, and welfare of students.
  • Implement strategies to support student well-being and mental health.
  • Lead and coordinate interventions for students facing challenges.
  • Liaise with parents/carers, teachers, and external agencies as needed.
  • Organise and oversee year group activities and events.


  • Previous experience in a pastoral or student support role within a school setting.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Ability to empathise with and motivate students.
  • Organisational skills and ability to manage administrative tasks.
  • Understanding of safeguarding policies and procedures.


  • Competitive salary based on experience.
  • Opportunity to make a meaningful impact on students' lives.
  • Supportive and collaborative work environment.

How to Apply:
If you are enthusiastic about making a positive difference in the lives of young people and have the necessary skills and experience, we would love to hear from you. Please apply or reach out to Denni on 01772954200

The School:
Our client is an inclusive secondary school located in Blackpool. Committed to providing a nurturing environment where every student can thrive academically and personally, their dedicated staff work together to create a supportive community focused on student success and well-being.


All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy

  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

Spencer Clarke Group work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary, Special Education needs and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


Job Type: Full-time

Pay: £27,000.00-£30,000.00 per year


  • Company pension
  • Free parking
  • On-site parking
  • Referral programme


  • Day shift
  • Holidays
  • Monday to Friday
  • No weekends

Work Location: In person

Reference ID: hoy


Denni-Marie Bassett Senior Consultant

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