Deputy Headteacher, Whitworth Community High School, Hallford, Whitworth, Rochdale, Lancs OL12 8TS

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Whitworth Community High SchoolWhitworth Community High School, Hallford, Whitworth, Rochdale, Lancs OL12 8TS

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Scale Salary point 15-19
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Whitworth Community High School




OL12 8TS

Tel 01706 343218

School website :

Age Range: 11-16. School size: Group 5. 630 on roll.

Deputy Headteacher 

Starting Salary Range:  Leadership Scale salary point 15 - 19

Required: September 2018

Whitworth Community High School is looking for an outstanding Deputy Headteacher to lead us through our next phase of developments: building upon current strengths; supporting and challenging colleagues; driving initiatives to improve practice and thus improve student progress, enjoyment and engagement across the school.

The successful applicant for this role will be an outstanding practitioner; a passionate advocate for high quality educational provision in a comprehensive setting; an imaginative, dynamic and energetic leader and an inspirational teacher committed to raising aspirations and enhancing the life chances of our young people.

We are looking for someone who can demonstrate:

  • a strong, dynamic and proven track record of school leadership and management;
  • the ability to inspire and enthuse the whole school community;
  • the practical strategies and sound pedagogical knowledge to lead across the school;
  • the ambition and commitment to ensure all students achieve their potential.
  • a keen understanding of what good and exceptional standards and outcomes look      like and of how shared vision; excellent systems; and clear lines of accountability in communication underpin the delivery of these outcomes. 

CVs are not accepted and further information and an application pack are available from Mrs Yvette Ellis, P A to Headteacher or online.

Email: or telephone 01706 343218

Closing Date:  Monday 29th January 2018 – 12 Noon

Interview dates: Week commencing 5th February 2018

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More about Whitworth Community High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Hall Fold, Whitworth, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL12 8TS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1706 343218
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