Following ten years of dedicated service our highly regarded headteacher is leaving to pursue a career in inspection and education consultancy. Having just commemorated 60 years of education at Darland High School, and some of the highest exam results in its history, this is a very exciting time to join our team.
Darland High School is an 11 – 16 English medium community comprehensive school which serves village communities to the north of Wrexham. The school is situated in the village of Rossett, located in the very beautiful North Wales countryside and yet only five miles from the vibrant city of Chester.
At Darland we offer 848 students an inclusive and caring environment where there is a strong focus on achievement for all. At Darland we can offer you:
• An ethos of care and respect
• A shared sense of purpose
• Positive working relationships between students, staff and the governing body
Our successful candidate will need to be ambitious, with a track record of advancing improvement through innovation. You will need to demonstrate the following:
• Strong leadership skills
• The ability to work with and through others
• Innovation and creativity in the delivery of excellent academic standards
• Commitment to the full life of the school and the communities it serves
If you are a strong and inspirational leader and have a compelling vision on how to raise standards yet higher, we welcome your application.
To book a tour of the school and request a recruitment pack please contact Mrs Clare Pickup, tel: 01244 573091 or email: Clare.Pickup@darlandschool.org.uk.
Completed applications are to be returned to the Chair of Governors, C/O HR Service Centre, Wrexham County Borough Council, Guildhall, Wrexham, LL11 1AY, by noon 21st May.
Wrexham Council welcomes applications from suitably qualified candidates regardless of race, gender, disability, sexuality, religious belief or age.