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Assistant Head of Year - Full-time

Knole Academy, Sevenoaks

  • Ref:KCC886-6905-432S
  • Posted:08/12/2022
  • Pay:Knole Academy 7
  • Start Date:February 2023
  • App Close Date:03/01/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Monday 9 January 2023



This is a non-teaching role

Knole Academy in Sevenoaks is looking for an enthusiastic professional to support our Head of Year.

Salary will be paid according to experience on Grade 7 £23,240 - £26,441 FTE

(equates to £20,311 - £23,108 per annum for 37 hours per week: Monday – Thursday 8:00am to 4:30 pm, Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm, 38 weeks term time plus two weeks)

The role involves supporting the Head of Year team with administration,  for pastoral and behavioural issues (eg: organising bursaries, sorting out lockers and rotas) as well as taking responsibility for monitoring student attendance.  Excellent communication and organisational skills are required to liaise with Heads of Year, SENCo, parents as well as other staff as well as the confidence to deal with student behaviour.  The postholder must have an affinity with dogs as the well-being dogs are based in this office.

Staff well-being is a focus of the academy and our staff benefit from private medical care, free gym membership, a well maintained and resourced working environment and consideration of maintaining an effective work life balance.

Our academy is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children. An Enhanced DBS Disclosure will be required. If you would like to join our team please download our application form from our website. 

Closing date: Tuesday 3 January 2023, 9:00 am

Interviews: Monday 9 January 2023

Only short listed candidates will be contacted further.

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Information about the school

Introduction to Knole Academy

Knole Academy has a capacity for 1550 students aged 11-19. We are an all ability co-educational school with a grammar stream which has developed exponentially over the last few years. We foster an engaging learning ethos, using state-of-the-art technologies to develop new skills and create high aspirations.

Our £163;16 million new build and refurbishment programme has given our learning community state of the art facilities in music, dance, drama, science, business studies, visual arts and sport.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Rose Marsaud
  • Address:Knole Academy, Bradbourne Vale Road, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN13 3LE
  • Telephone: 01732 454608
  • Email: hr@knoleacademy.org

Fax: 01732 742262

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.