Vacancy – Pastoral Leader – Wingfield Academy

Pastoral Leader

Salary: Point 12 – 23 (£22,183 – £27,741 pro-rata) (experience dependent)

Contract Type: Full time, 37 hours per week, term time only and all INSET days

Contract Term: Permanent

Contract Start: As soon as possible

Closing Date: Thursday 1st April 2021

Applications should be submitted to

An exciting opportunity to join a team who teach, model, and encourage a love of learning, collaboration, and compassion for others.

At Wingfield Academy we firmly believe in raising standards of student behaviour and conduct by promoting a culture of ‘Respect, Responsibility and Resilience’. Staff and students are encouraged to uphold the academy ‘Core values’ at every opportunity.

The position of Pastoral Leader will support academy teams and subject areas by allowing effective teaching and learning to take place in lessons. We pride ourselves in wanting continual development of our Inclusion provision whereby all students receive relevant and timely support.

The successful candidate will work with the Head of Year in developing and monitoring strategies and procedures for improving and maintaining student behaviour and conduct.  Candidates should be suitably skilled in numeracy, literacy and ICT and have GCSE passes in English and mathematics at grade C or above (or equivalent).

    In return we can offer: 

  • A ‘child centred, progress focused’ academy ethos.
  • A cohort of students with high standards of behaviour and a willingness to learn.
  • A welcoming and supportive community, where staff really do matter.
  • An academy with a well-established culture of hard work and high expectations.
  • A supportive loyal and committed Leadership Team with a clear vision of raising standards of teaching and learning and positive behaviour. 

Wingfield Academy, has become a high performing secondary school, having delivered it’s third consecutive year of remarkable examination results, placing it once again as the second highest performing school in Rotherham and in the top 7% nationally for progress. The academy is growing in popularity following its success and is looking to expand and develop, attracting the best people to work alongside our dedicated and ambitious staff who go the extra mile to make a quantifiable and powerful contribution to social mobility. We focus on the things that matter.

Wingfield Academy sits within the New Collaborative Learning Trust, a multi-academy trust established by New College Pontefract (an Ofsted outstanding provider).  The Trust work closely together, presenting exciting opportunities for collaboration, support, development and progression.

If you believe that you have the skills and abilities to take on this role, we’d love to hear from you.  Further information about the role and visits to the academy are warmly welcomed.  Please contact or call 01709 513002.