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The Consultation on a Proposal to open Young People’s Academy Free School will start on Wednesday 8th May and close on Tuesday 25th June. For further information on the proposal, public meetings and how to respond to the consultation please click here

Vacancies

At the Young People’s Academy, we aim to give every student the opportunity to succeed whether it is in the classroom, on the sports field, in the local community or in one of the many extra-curricular activities.

We understand that many of our pupils come here having had very difficult experiences of school in the past. With the skill and dedication of our staff, we aim to reconnect them with education so they can make progress to becoming successful adults.

If you feel you have the drive, skills and passion to enable our students to achieve, please call us on 01895 446 747 or email info@ypacademy.org.uk to speak about job opportunities at the Young People’s Academy.

Young People’s Academy is part of Orchard Hill College & Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a specialist Trust with 12 Academies and seven College Centres across London, Surrey and Sussex. To view all vacancies across OHC&AT please visit http://www.ohcat.org/vacancies/

 

Available Jobs

DT Technician (Grade 5/6 £19,965.32 - £23,442.42 pa (FTE £24,030.00 – £28,215.00 pa))

Location: Young Peoples Academy, Falling Lane, Yiewsley, Middlesex. UB7 8AB Hours: 36 hours per week, Term Time only

The Young People’s Academy is a secondary co-educational special school for students with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs, based in Hillingdon. The school aims to provide a therapeutic environment to support young people’s academic journey and psychological wellbeing.

Closing Date: 05/07/2019

School Office Manager (Internal) (Scale 6/SO1, £23,314 - £27,358 per annum inclusive of London Weighting Allowance (FTE £26,724 - £30,708 per annum))

Location: Skills Hub and Young People’s Academy, Hillingdon Hours: 36 hours per week, Monday to Friday Term Time plus 2 weeks non-Term Time (inclusive of INSET and training days)

We are seeking to appoint an Office Manager for a varied role in our school. You will manage the full range of administrative support to the Executive Head and Senior Managers, and take overall responsibility for managing the building and facilities.

Closing Date: 05/07/2019

Internal Advert – Assistant Principal (Leadership Scale L6 – L10, £48,383 - £53,109 per annum for full time)

Location: YPA Hours: Full Time, all year round

Internal Advert – Assistant Principal

The Young People’s Academy is a secondary co-educational special school for students with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs, based in Hillingdon. The school aims to provide a therapeutic environment to support young people’s academic journey and psychological wellbeing.

Our Assistant Principal will need to:

– be an outstanding leader, with the commitment to develop YPA as a centre of excellence for students with social, emotional and mental health needs;

– be an exceptional classroom practitioner with the ability to help improve teaching throughout the school;

– demonstrate the ability to raise pupils’ standards of attainment and progress;

– have a record of raising standards;

– have experience in successfully managing change;

– be committed to working in partnership with parents and carers, other schools, colleges, businesses and other agencies to promote the best possible outcomes for our students.

Closing Date: 01/07/2019

Internal Vacancy – Executive Principal (Leadership Scale L26-L30, £77,934 - £84,683 per annum for full time)

Location: (Across Two sites ) YPA & TSH Hours: Full time, all year round

Orchard Hill College (the College) and Orchard Hill College Academy Trust (the Trust) together form Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust (OHC&AT), a family of specialist education providers for pupils and students from nursery to further education across London, Berkshire, Surrey and Sussex. As an outstanding provider and Academy sponsor, Orchard Hill College has a strong track record for making a positive impact within the local communities it serves.

The Young People’s Academy is a secondary co-educational special school for students with Social, Emotional and Mental Health needs, based in Hillingdon. The school aims to provide a therapeutic environment to support young people’s academic journey and psychological wellbeing.

The Skills Hub is a secondary co-educational alternative provision predominantly working with students who are at risk of or are permanently excluded from mainstream education. The school aims to provide a therapeutic environment to support young people’s academic journey and psychological wellbeing.

You will be an ambitious, proven leader either at Deputy or Principal level and have an excellent track record of successfully implementing school improvement and impactful change.

Closing Date: 01/07/2019

YPA has a good understanding and built a rapport with my son. He has been happy and well cared for to the point where he has met his full potential and thrived. The right balance and structure has provided for my son’s complex needs. Thank you for your continuous support.  Parent

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