Assistant Headteacher, Preston

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Lostock Hall Moor Hey SchoolPreston
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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Pay Spine L8 - L13.
Contract term: Permanent

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The Governors of Moor Hey School wish to appoint an outstanding and highly motivated Assistant Headteacher to join our team effective from 1 September 2018 (or earlier).

We are a good school with outstanding features who continue to improve provision and success for all of our pupils. If you have a drive and desire to support children and young people with learning difficulties to develop into confident and successful adults, we welcome your application.

Moor Hey is a small Special School supporting the development of Primary and Secondary pupils who have statements for EHCP'S (Education, Health Care Plans). Their learning difficulties are wide and varied and continue to be more complex and complicated year on year.

The school is very well placed to continue to make a significant difference to the lives of children and young people and places a strong focus on working effectively supporting the local community.

Essential: Qualified teacher status. Degree. Evidence of appropriate professional development for the role of assistant headteacher. Evidence of recent leadership and management professional development. Has successfully undertaken appropriate Child Protection training/Designated Safeguarding Lead training. Evidence of CPD (continuing professional development) linked to Primary provision (including EYFS). Commitment to TEAM TEACH training and its principles.

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed please and for an informal discussions please contact the Headteacher 01772 336976.

Formal visits for shortlisted candidates will be scheduled for 15 May 2018.

Interview date: 17 May 2018.

Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to the school address or email or

Closing date: 1 May 2018.

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More about Lostock Hall Moor Hey School
Address: Far Croft, Lostock Hall, Preston, Lancashire, PR5 5SS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1772 336976