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Assistant Director of Year 9

Start date - February 2021

SR 3 (18—22) £21,392—£23,155 (Actual)

37 hours per week,  39 weeks per year

Closing date: midday, Friday 8th January 2021

The Duston School is looking to appoint an Assistant Director of Year, to support pastoral, behavioural and the wellbeing of all students, aiming to remove barriers to learning, and to enable students to achieve their full potential.

You will need skills and experience of dealing/working with young people along with excellent communication skills, patience and resilience and the ability to
remain calm and professional when dealing with students, staff and parents.


The school offers competitive working conditions and packages, including:

  • Westfield Healthcare Plan
  • Free on-site parking
  • A strong school culture
  • A centralised approach to student care and detentions
  • A sensible approach to emails, with no work emails sent at weekends
  • A strong stance on staff CPD, with a real focus on staff subject knowledge
  • Membership of the LGPS pension scheme


Please complete an application form (we do not accept a CV alone) along with a letter of application to the Principal. Please email the application form and letter to:

If you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, please assume that you have been  unsuccessful on this occasion. 

The Duston School is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We follow  safer recruitment practice and all appointments are subject to satisfactory DBS checks. In addition references will be requested for short listed applicants prior to interview and will form part of the interview process.

Please apply here if you are interested in this role