Assistant Headteacher and Head of English, St. Helens

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Haydock High SchoolSt. Helens

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Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £47,501 - £53,724
Contract term: Permanent

Assistant Headteacher and Head of English L8-12 (£47,501 - £53,724)

Full Time / Permanent 

Governors wish to appoint an Assistant Headteacher to support and assist the Head of School and Deputy Headteachers in leading and developing specific aspects of school improvement work and lead the English department.

To support and assist the Head of School  and Deputy Headteachers through providing dynamic and professional leadership and management by sharing and modelling the school’s vision and values in everyday work and practice; developing and motivating staff, setting high expectations, embedding learning and teaching strategies and raising achievement, contributing to our rigorous and ongoing self-evaluation and taking responsibility for leading specific areas/initiatives to secure further school wide improvements

This is an exciting career opportunity for an exceptional candidate able to impact positively on attainment outcomes and contribute to the success of the English Department at Haydock High School.

Applications are sought from candidates who are well qualified and able to teach English to GCSE level and potential to teach A Level as part of the federation at Cowley International College.  All staff at Haydock High School must be able to demonstrate their ability to have a significant impact on the progress of their students.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate.

Further information can be obtained by contacting the school on 01744 678833 and applications can be accessed and completed on line through the St Helens Council website: 

A letter of application of no more than one side of A4 Arial point 11 outlining how your experience to date has prepared you for the role of Assistant Headteacher must be returned to Mrs K Brereton, Headteachers PA at Haydock High School or email 

Closing Date: 10:00am Monday 20th May 2019

More about Haydock High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Clipsley Lane, Haydock, St. Helens, Merseyside, WA11 0JG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1744 678833
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