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We are delighted that you are considering applying for a post at Upper Batley High School. Our mission is the effective education of Tomorrow's Successful Men and you would be joining a highly motivated, ambitious team of staff who have the drive , determination, tenacity, energy  and expertise to ensure our students reach their full potential.


Science Technician
37 Hours Per Week, Term Time Plus One Week
Grade 5- £16,772 – £17,547
(Actual- £14,546 – £15,219) 

Established in 2015, Batley Multi Academy Trusts sole purpose is to provide an outstanding education through our family of schools. The Trust currently comprises of Batley Girls’ High School and Upper Batley High School, providing high quality education for both boys and girls of secondary age. This collaboration enables us to share expertise, knowledge and best practice to ensure academic and pastoral excellence throughout both of our schools – both schools sharing the same overall ethos and values, whilst maintaining their own unique character.

We are looking to appoint an experienced and highly capable Science Technician to join our Multi Academy Trust. The position will be based at Batley Girls’ High School for 3 days per week and Upper Batley High School for 2 days per week. The successful applicant will have previous experience of laboratory work from either a commercial organisation or a secondary school/further/highereducation provider. They will have the ability to prepare materials and equipment for secondary school science and be familiar with CLEAPSS systems and COSHH regulations. A HNC/HND or science degree would be a distinct advantage.

Applications are welcomed from applicants wishing to work either full time or part time.

Further information regarding the role is available from the Job Description and Person Specification located on both of our school websites or from the Human Resources Department (contact details below).

Please apply by completing a Batley Girls’ High School application form, available at www.batleygirls.co.uk or by contacting the Human Resources department on 01924 350081/ This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., for consideration by our selection panel.

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Friday 21 April 2017
Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 24 April or 01 May 2017

Batley Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to 
an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check for Regulated Activity.

Job Responsibilities, Job Specification, Equal Opportunities FormDBS Form,Application Form


Head of Humanities with Geography specialism

Grade: TLR2 (2B)
Permanent
Start Date: September 2017

Upper Batley High School is a dynamic and innovative learning community. We are proud that our focus is on educating ‘Tomorrow’s Successful Men’ and we are specialists in the education of boys. We are looking for a forward thinking individual to join our team on our journey to outstanding.

Our GCSE results are improving rapidly and in 2013 we were in the ‘Top 100 Most Improved’ schools in the UK. In 2014 we were in the ‘Top 50% of Schools in the UK for Value Added’ and in 2015 we were graded as a ‘Good’ school by Ofsted. Ofsted said our learners are making rapid progress and ‘the school is a harmonious community in which to learn’. In 2016 we were identified as a Beacon School due to the excellent progress we make with our learners (Northern Powerhouse Report 2016).

Our 11-16 school is multi-cultural and located close to the town centre, within easy access of the motorway network. Our work is focused on developing the unique potential of every individual whilst working towards becoming an outstanding educational organisation. We are a vibrant, rich and exciting learning community with unique and inspiring opportunities inside and outside the classroom.

We are part of the Batley Multi Academy Trust, whose sole purpose is to provide an outstanding education through our family of schools. Batley Multi Academy Trust currently comprises Batley Girls’ High School and Upper Batley High School.

We are seeking to appoint an innovative Head of Humanities with Geography specialism to join our successful and hardworking staff team. Experience of leading a department would be beneficial, however not essential. This post is also open to a first time middle leader.

The successful candidate will bring their own experience and skill set to add further capacity to this highly driven team.

The successful candidate will:

1. Lead the Humanities team (RE, History and Geography) and successfully develop these subjects
2. Plan, introduce, develop, monitor and evaluate Humanities courses throughout the school to meet Humanities objectives
3. Ensure all learners are making progress in Humanities 
4. Lead the department to being an outstanding team, with outstanding outcomes


In return we can offer:

1. A commitment to your professional development with a structured programme of CPD
2. A supportive team of staff and school leaders to ensure success in the role
3. Excellent facilities with motivated learners, keen to learn and engage in lessons
4. Leadership development opportunities and a bespoke development programme

This is an excellent opportunity to join a supportive forward thinking school who in return for your commitment and hard work will support you to achieve your own career goals and aspirations. A main scale geography role may also be available.

Please apply by completing an Upper Batley High School application form, available at www.ubhs.co.uk or by contacting the Human Resources department on 01924 350081/This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., for consideration by our selection panel. Please also include a letter of application, no more than two sides of A4 (minimum font size 11), outlining why you would like to apply for this role and what skills, qualities and attributes you will bring.

Closing date for applications is 12 noon on Wednesday 29 March 2017 Interview will be held week commencing 03 April 2017

Batley Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check for Regulated Activity.

Please click links below to download:

Job Responsibilities, Job Specification, Equal Opportunities FormDBS Form,

Application Form