Our school is a place of possibility, and we never underestimate the impact inspirational staff can have on the life chances of our students. We are seeking Year Group Coordinators to provide support and advice to students, promote students’ social care and personal development and support student well-being. Year Group Coordinators will also be responsible for liaising with external agencies on behalf of the Year Group team.

The successful candidate will demonstrate and lead with integrity, resilience and clarity and understand how to empower all students. You will have a sound knowledge and understanding of supporting students in all areas of school life and of key policies, such as health and safety, child protection, SEND, alternative provision, and their implementation in schools. As a Year Group Coordinator, you should be committed to improving the lives of the young people at Rockwood Academy.



The successful candidate will be joining a vibrant learning community with national award-winning credentials. The Trust works collaboratively with leaders to ensure our CORE Values are promoted, embodied, and celebrated by all the staff and children in our schools. You will:

  • Be given the opportunity to engage with cross-trust activities that connect students and staff to their wider family of schools/peers across the city. This includes programmes such as the award-winning Echo Eternal Holocaust memorial arts initiative, The Great Get Together and The COREus
  • Be provided with a provision of support and training to foster a positive culture of wellbeing for all students and

We place a strong emphasis on supporting and encouraging personal development, which includes:

  • A CPD strategy that is designed to support the career aspirations of all staff to help them realise their
  • Access to experienced mentors who have a strong track record of developing

This is an exciting time to join the trust. We are about to embark on the next phase of our evolution as an outward facing, forward thinking family of schools guided by a vision underpinned by optimism, ambition, and oneness.


For  further information about this exciting opportunity, or an informal discussion please contact recruitment at recruitment@core-education.co.uk

Only those applicants submitting a CORE Education Trust Application Form will be considered. Please note that we do not accept CVs.

To apply for this role please submit your CORE Education Trust Application Form to recruitment@CORE-education.co.uk by Monday 16th August 2021.

CORE Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Services) Check is required for all successful applicants