Assistant Headteacher (Personal Development, Behaviour & Welfare), Huddersfield

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Newsome High SchoolHuddersfield

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L10-L14 (dependent upon experience)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

This is a truly exciting Leadership opportunity for an enthusiastic and ambitious behaviour and safety professional based at Newsome High School. As Assistant Headteacher for PDBW, you will be involved in shaping strategic direction for the School, Leading and managing staff as well as shaping the specific strategic management of the behaviour, safety, pastoral and inclusion teams.

We are in an exciting transformational stage in our development and have high aspirations for our future success. Many initiatives have already been implemented in order to lay solid foundations to support our drive for excellence. Our school is a family school where all staff knows every student. Because of our small size (570 students), we can cater for the individual needs of our students and we are proud to have our specialist provisions for hearing and physically impaired students.

As a Senior Leader within the School we will expect you to be instrumental in inspiring and motivating both staff and students. You will play a key role in helping to drive the School forward; raising standards and creating outstanding life chances for educational achievement.

We are looking to recruit an Educational professional who is passionate about education; who wants to play a key part in helping to shape the future for Newsome High School and who will lead from the front. 

To apply for the position please click on the apply button below and submit your completed application form to: Sandra Hirst, Office Manager, at

Alternatively, for an informal discussion in confidence with the Head Teacher, please contact Sandra on 01484 516712 to arrange a mutually convenient time.

Interviews - Week Commencing 30th October 2017

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More about Newsome High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Castle Avenue, Newsome, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD4 6JN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1484 516712
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