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Y6 Year Group Leader
  • Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council
  • Reference: orbis/TP/490/29123
  • Published: Fri 18/11/2022, 0:00 AM
  • Closing on: Fri 02/12/2022, 0:00 AM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: Full Time Teacher Hours - 32.4 per week
  • Salary: £28000 - £43685 + TLR2b
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Brunswick Primary School, Hove

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Y6 Year Group Leader

Job introduction

Paid weeks per year: 52

Fixed term: 31st August 2023

Start date: 1st January 2023

Brunswick Primary School seeks an aspiring leader to steer the provision of high-quality learning in Year 6, and lead the humanities team, with a focus on geography. This is a unique and exciting opportunity where you can make a lasting difference, working in partnership with the wider leadership team and governors.

About the role

We are looking for a Year Group leader with ambition, passion, and commitment - ideal candidates will:

Be an excellent and experienced teacher who understands what excellent learning looks like, in Year 6

Have strong leadership experience at middle leader level with strong academic and pastoral skills

Have skills to inspire and the experience of challenging, developing, and motivating ambitious teaching and learning

Have a tangible belief in inclusivity and the fact that all children can be supported to be successful

Understand recent changes in education, together with a deep knowledge of primary curriculum and pedagogy

Be an excellent communicator and team player, with the ability to lead, motivate, and support. Having the capacity to be innovative, forward thinking, and creative with boundless energy, optimism, and enthusiasm

Be able to play a crucial role in developing, managing, and leading across a Year Group

We offer:

An exciting chance to lead the development of an imaginative, broad, and inclusive curriculum which emphasises the importance of all aspects of a child’s development

Pupils from diverse backgrounds who are polite, happy, and motivated to learn

A highly experienced staff and committed Board of Governors, who are striving for excellence

Active and engaged parents and carers

A commitment to on-going professional development to further enable your career to flourish

Brunswick Primary School seeks an experienced or aspiring leader to steer the development of learning, curriculum, and assessment. This is a unique and exciting opportunity where you can make a lasting difference, working in partnership with the senior leadership team and Governors.

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged on 23rd November at 09:00 or 16:15.  Please contact the School office on 01273 711816, or email to confirm your attendance.

To request an application pack please contact  You may also download an application pack from our school website, clicking on the ‘Vacancies’ tab:

Closing date: Midday, Friday 2nd December

Interview date: Tuesday 6th or Wednesday 7th December

How to apply: Completed application forms accepted by email/post direct to the school office: Somerhill Road, Hove, BN3 1RP, 

Additional information

Work Permits: We may be able to obtain a Work Permit for this post but this is subject to meeting the requirements of the UK Visas and Immigration (UKVI) Points-based Immigration System. Please see for more information on the Skilled Worker Visa.


Company information

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.

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The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Brighton & Hove Schools do not accept CV or resume.