Job details

Job details
Employer Whitchurch High School
Location CARDIFF
Salary GROUP 8 L39-L43 £98,100 TO £109,366
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted
Closing date
Job starts 1ST SEPTEMBER 2018

WHITCHURCH HIGH (FOUNDATION) SCHOOL 

YSGOL UWCHRADD YR EGLWYS NEWYDD 

PENLLINE ROAD, CARDIFF, CF14 2XJ 

e-mail: whs@whitchurch.cardiff.sch.uk 

www.whitchurchhs.com 

NOR: 2,300 (6th Form 400) 

Headteacher: Huw Jones-Williams  

HEADTEACHER  Required from 1st September 2018 GROUP 8 Salary Range L39 to L43 (£98,000 - £109,366)  

The vacancy has arisen due to the retirement of the present Headteacher after ten years outstanding service to the school and wider community.  

• This is an excellent opportunity to lead Wales’ largest secondary school and one of the largest comprehensive schools in the UK    

• Our last Estyn Inspection in January 2016 identified that the school is on an upward improvement journey 

• Progress and standards have risen significantly in a number of key performance indicators since 2015 and have been sustained for the past three years  

• Governors, teachers, support staff, students and parents work purposefully to further raise standards in a successful, inclusive and caring community school.  

The successful applicant will be an outstanding strategic leader and teacher with: 

• A clear strategic vision and experience of what makes a successful school • Excellent leadership and management qualities 

• A strong commitment to comprehensive education 

• A proven track record of raising standards and providing high quality learning for all students  

Any queries please contact Mrs Kath Jones, PA to Headteacher  

• Application deadline midday Monday, 15th January 2018 

• Tour/Meeting with governors and staff Wednesday afternoon, 31st January 2018 

• Interviews scheduled Thursday, 1st and Friday 2nd February 2018  

Any queries please contact: jonesk@whitchurch.cardiff.sch.uk 029 2062 9711

About the employer

”Learning for Life”. 

We are a forward looking innovative school in which well proven, traditional values are allied to the best of modern teaching methods. 

Whitchurch High School is a good, successful school. Teachers, support s...

Information about Whitchurch High School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Foundation
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
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Locations and contacts

Penlline Road
Whitchurch
Cardiff
South Glamorgan
CF14 2XJ
United Kingdom
+44 29 2062 9701