Vacancies coming up in the next 12 months

Trust Central Team

– HR Manager – Nov 2021 Start

NEW SCHOOL – The Raise Academy (Halton)

– Pastoral Lead – Nov 2021 Start

– Headteacher – January 2022 Start

NEW SCHOOL – The Keystone Academy (Shropshire)

– Headteacher – January 2022 Start

The Fermain Academy

– Nothing currently

Cornerstone AP

– Office Manager

The Axis Academy

– PE Teacher

– Teaching Assistants

– Pastoral Support Assistants

Current Vacancies in the Trust

The Axis Academy – Headteacher

Job Title: Headteacher
Location: The Axis Academy, Crewe
Salary: L16 – L20
Start Date: 1st January 2022 (or as soon as possible after)

The Board of Trustees of the Youth Engagement Schools Trust are looking to appoint a Headteacher of The Axis Academy in Crewe, Cheshire. The Axis Academy is a brand new SEMH School, which opened in 2020, for up to 60 pupils aged 4-16.

For more information and to apply for the position please visit:

To discuss the role please call 07394 566490, or email:

Closing Date: Friday 10th September 2021
Interviews:  28th & 29th September 2021


The Raise Academy – Pastoral Lead Officer

Job Title: Pastoral Lead Officer
Location: The Raise Academy, Widnes (Trust Office and remote working until school opens in Sep 22)
Salary: £26,250 – £30,600 – Term time for first 10 months, then full time from September 2022
Required from:
November 2021

We are looking for someone who will enjoy the challenge of helping the new Headteacher in setting up a school, and forming the very first relationships with the cohort of students and their families, that will start the school in September 2022.

The newly appointed Pastoral Lead will work to develop positive relationships with prospective pupils and parents over the next 12 months and ensure that excellent support structures are in place from the start, to make The Raise Academy a success and a leader in supporting young people with Social, Emotional and Mental Health difficulties. Once the school is open, the Pastoral Lead will also take on the role of Designated Safeguarding Lead for the school, oversee inductions for new starters and play a pivotal role in ensuring pupils are safe and have the best possible pastoral care to work alongside their educational pathways.

Application Deadline: 10th September – 12 noon
Interviews: Week commencing 13th September 2021

To apply for the position please complete the application form below and return with a covering letter to:

To discuss the role please call 07394 566490, or email:

Pastoral Lead JD and Person Spec – Raise

YES Trust Application Form 2020