Assistant Achievement Leader (Non-Teaching) - L.E.A.D. Academy Trust

Assistant Achievement Leader (Non-Teaching) - Da Vinci Academy, Derby

Closing date: 06/04/2019
Salary: £ Point 22 - 28 (21,074 - 25,463 per annum, pro rata 18,509-22,363 per annum)

Job description:

Reporting to: Assistant Headteacher

Contract: Permanent

Hours: 37 hours per week

Weeks: 40 weeks per year (term time only + 1 week)

Location: Derby, DE21 4ET

Start Date: 1st September 2019 (or earlier to be discussed at interview)

Closing Date: Sunday 7th April 2019 at 11.59 pm

Interviews: W/C 8th April 2019


Inspire our students to succeed

Having converted to academy status at the heart of the L.E.A.D. Academy Trust in May 2017, Da Vinci Academy is an increasingly successful secondary school with around 600 students. A student-centred philosophy is supported by an unwavering commitment to the achievement of successful outcomes for each and every young person. Together with the L.E.A.D. Academy Trust, a strong and clear vision is in place - one team changing worlds. Our vision is achieved by supporting all to Aspire, Believe, Learn, Achieve. This is what we all firmly believe in and strive to achieve at all times. The benefit of our close-knit academy community is a real team environment where students and staff alike can really shine.

We are looking to recruit an experienced and conscientious non-teaching Assistant Achievement Leader who will provide comprehensive care, support and guidance for students in their Year Group (s).

Duties will include:

  • to ensure that students meet the academy’s high expectations of attitudes to learning,  behaviour and attainment
  • to positively promote the aims, values and ethos of the school
  •  to be the first point of contact on pastoral matters
  • to lead and support form tutors

It is an exciting time at Da Vinci Academy and you will be part of our future development and the journey to securing improvement and raising standards across all areas.

The L.E.A.D. Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

 How to Apply and Visits

Should you have any questions regarding the role please contact Gemma Wilkinson, PA to the Headteacher on 01332 831515 or email  

To view the Candidate Information Pack and to apply please visit our website:    

Please submit a fully completed application form, supported by a covering letter (no more than 2 sides of A4) which details your reasons for applying and how your experience meets the requirements outlined in this pack. 

Completed application forms should be sent to  

Visits are highly recommended and warmly welcomed. To arrange an appointment, please contact Gemma Wilkinson on 01332 831515 ext. 2180 or email                                        

Closing date: Sunday 7th April 2019 at 11.59 pm                

Interviews: W/C 8th April 2019                                

Start date: 1st September 2019 (or earlier to be discussed at interview) 

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