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Student Leader Applications Advert 2020

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All current Year 8 students have the opportunity to apply to become a Longsands Student Leader. The suitability of the candidates for this important role will be considered from the completed letter of application/application form, participation in group interview and the candidate’s conduct and Academy record over the previous 2 years.

A letter of application (one side of A4 only) or completed application form should be submitted to Mr Lampett via email at James.Lampett@astrea-longsands.org or handed in at school by Friday 11 September 2020.  

  • Student Leaders will have specific duties to fulfil every week, such as supporting the new Year 7 students.
  • Student Leaders will act as ambassadors for Longsands at Academy and out of Academy events.
  • Student Leaders will assist members of staff with various events throughout the academic year, from Year 6 Transition Activities, Parent Consultation and Information Evenings and whole school Charity Events.
  • Student Leavers will act as mentors and role models for younger students and enhance all students’ feelings of safety and security at school.

Student Leaders will help set impeccable standards of conduct, attitude to learning and be reliable, responsible and respectful. We would welcome applications from students who believe they have the following qualities:

  • Confidence
  • Impeccable uniform
  • Good role models
  • Good at time management (including lates & attendance)
  • Happy to represent the Academy
  • Willing to dedicate time during tutor time, lunches and after school as required.

In order to apply, you must be supported by your parent/carer: please ask your parents to sign your letter of application/application form, stating that they would agree to you becoming a Student Leader.

A letter of application (one side of A4 only) or completed application form should be submitted to Mr Lampett via email at James.Lampett@astrea-longsands.org or handed in at school by Friday 11 September 2020.  

Good Luck!