Year Manager - AGA131

Abbey Grange is a thriving, highly successful and over-subscribed 11-18 Church of England convertor Academy which serves communities right across the city of Leeds. Our students come from all over the city to receive an education in which we all work together to challenge them academically, support them pastorally and help them develop socially and spiritually.  Abbey Grange is part of the Abbey Multi Academy Trust.

Our goal is to become an outstanding Academy that delivers on our mission - In Partnership to 'Educate, Nurture and Empower' and we are well on our way to achieving this. Ofsted graded us a 'good' school in February 2017 and we celebrated our GCSE results in 2019 with 72% of our students achieving 9-4 in English and Maths, and an above average Progress 8 score of +0.26.

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Year Manager, to join our hardworking and dedicated Pastoral Team. You will be capable of delivering outstanding and inspirational support to our students.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Year Manager to join our academy where new initiatives are welcomed and encouraged. As a Year Manager you will support the pastoral team in addressing the needs of all students but especially those students who need specific support to overcome barriers to learning

As our new Year Manager we will nurture, challenge and support you throughout your career here at Abbey Grange C of E Academy. The post offers an opportunity to join a Pastoral Team where creativity, innovation and the ability to work effectively in a team is valued.

You will be:

  • An individual looking to develop your career within a supportive team
  • Able to encourage and enthuse students to achieve their full potential
  • Inspirational to colleagues and students – sharing best practice
  • Able to set high expectations in line with Academy ethos and values.
  • Able to model the vision and values of the Academy, ensuring delivery of our mission to work in Partnership to Educate, Nurture and Empower.

The successful candidate will be required to work term time only plus 10 days which is reflected in the pro rata salary.  There may be a requirement to work outside of the designated hours and off Academy premises as required.

This is a genuinely exciting time to join our Academy.  If you are looking to join an Academy with happy positive and polite students and staff, then we want to hear from you.

Whilst we would normally welcome visits to the Academy, given the current situation we are facing regarding COVID-19 we are unable to accommodate this at present, however if you would like to ask any question please contact the Recruitment Team via

Abbey Grange C of E Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Name & Registered Office:

Abbey Multi Academy Trust
c/o Chapter House
Abbey Grange Church of England Academy
Butcher Hill
LS16 5EA
Registered Company Number: 07705552