Deputy Head of School, Liverpool

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The De La Salle AcademyLiverpool

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Start date: 1/1/2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Scale 11 - 15
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Responsible for Teaching and Learning or Student Wellbeing 

The Principal and Governors of The De La Salle Academy are seeking to appoint an innovative and creative senior leader to the post of Deputy Head of School. We are seeking the right person and experience for our setting, specific responsibilities will be determined following a successful appointment.  

The Deputy Head of School will work alongside the Principal and Head of School to guide this the Academy through its next stage of development and will: 

  • Be a strong, energetic leader who can compliment and support the Principal’s vision for educational improvement. 
  • Be committed to continuous improvements in student wellbeing and progress, through high standards of behaviour and high quality teaching. 
  • Have a track record of innovative, successful and effective senior leadership. 
  • Be on a journey of ongoing leadership development. 
  • Preferably be a practising Roman Catholic. 

The Deputy Head of School will be 3 ic to the Principal and Head of School and will operationally lead staff and students on a day to day basis in aspects of academy operation, strategy and improvement. 

The De La Salle Academy, Liverpool is a growing 11-18 boys' Catholic Academy, situated in north-east Liverpool. Which has recently completed an extensive buildings renovation programme and represents an attractive option for prospective students. We were judged 'Good' by Ofsted in June 2013 and are awaiting our next inspection.  Our mission statement is ‘inspiring people, breaking boundaries,’ which is underpinned by our beliefs which are centred round our Lasallian ethos. 

To apply please download the application form from behind the apply button and return to 

Sue Pybis can be contacted on 0151 546 3134 or by e-mail at 

Closing Date for Applications: Monday 16th October 2017 at 12pm. 

Interviews: Thursday 19th and Friday 20th October 2017 

The De La Salle Academy, Carr Lane East, Liverpool Lll 4SG The De La Salle Academy is committed to safeguarding children and promoting children’s welfare.  This post is subject to all relevant pre-employment checks set out in Keeping Children Safe in Education, including an Enhanced DBS certificate with a barred-list check

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More about The De La Salle Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Carr Lane East, Liverpool, Merseyside, L11 4SG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 151 546 3134
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