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6Th Form Manager - Full-time

Herne Bay High School, Herne Bay

  • Ref:KCC886-5448-352S
  • Posted:27/03/2023
  • Pay:HBHS Band 7,£24,843-£28,000 pro rata,actual in ad
  • Start Date:ASAP
  • App Close Date:17/04/2023 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Friday 21st April 2023


Herne Bay High School has a large high achieving 6th Form that was rated Outstanding by Ofsted in 2022. We are seeking an energetic and motivated 6th Form Manager to join our successful 6th Form Leadership Team. We are looking for a candidate who is professional, efficient, broad-minded, approachable and supportive to our students as they navigate 6th Form life and make decisions regarding their future beyond School. 


The successful candidate will be an organised individual who is part of the 6th Form Leadership Team and support the Head of 6th Form in developing an aspirational and high achieving culture. They will have very good administrative, verbal and writing skills, with the ability to adapt their style to convey relevant information accurately and effectively, a high degree of organisational ability; versatile, good at working under pressure and prioritising tasks, and able to cope with competing and changing demands and deadlines.  They will also possess excellent IT skills and a willingness/aptitude to develop these. Knowledge of Sims would be beneficial but again, not essential.

Previous 6th Form experience would be beneficial with a focus on pastoral welfare, attendance. academic progress, UCAS and the administrative operation of a sixth form centre would be beneficial but not essential.

All staff joining HBHS will benefit from

  • High quality personalised professional development
  • Fantastic career opportunities
  • Full programme of induction and support
  • Being part of a school that values and supports it employees
  • Potential flexible working opportunities
  • Access to corporate discount schemes and reduced price membership for Active Life
  • Complimentary Benenden Health Care

This is a full time, permanent position, 37 hours per week, term time only + 10 days, start date ASAP. The successful candidate will be expected to work from GCE Exam Date until the end of August during the Summer Holidays. Salary will be within the HBHS Pay Scheme Band 7, £24,843 to £28,000 pro rata, with approximate salary £21,700 to £24,800 per annum. Actual salary to be confirmed at appointment, depending upon experience. Please note this salary is subject to a cost of living increase in April 2023 but is indicative of the current salary scale.

The staff at Herne Bay High School are fully committed to safeguarding, the prevention of extremism and radicalisation; and promoting the welfare of children, if you are not as committed as we are please do not apply for this position.  Applicants must be willing to undergo comprehensive child protection screening including checks with past employers, the Disclosure & Barring Service and Barred List Checks.

Information about the school

Herne Bay High School is a large hugely successful Single Academy Trust that serves the Herne Bay coastal area of North Kent. We have a comprehensive intake and are significantly oversubscribed in all year groups and in June 2022 Ofsted rated the school good with an Outstanding 6th form provision Whilst academic rigour and examination success is at the forefront of our development, we passionately believe that a broad, balanced approach to education is important and as such we place great emphasis on the Creative and Performing Arts, Technology, and Sport as a key part of a young person’s early educational journey. Herne Bay High School is also a champion of collaborative practice, with current memberships to the East Kent Learning Alliance (EKLA), East Kent Schools Together Network (EKST), and the Coastal Alliance Co-Operative Trust (CACOT). Due to continual growth, we are looking to recruit passionate, enthusiastic and dedicated staff, who love working with young people and can add to our already excellent workforce. All staff joining HBHS will benefit from • High quality personalised professional development • Fantastic career opportunities • Full programme of induction and support • Being part of a school that values it employees • Complimentary Benenden Health Care

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Kellyanne Eagle
  • Address:Bullockstone Road, Herne Bay, Kent, CT6 7NS
  • Telephone: (01227) 361221
  • Email: k.eagle@hernebayhigh.org

Fax: 01227 742481


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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.