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School name:
Allanson Street Primary School
School address:
Gaskell Street Parr St Helens WA9 1PL Tel 01744 678144
Job title:
Deputy Headteacher
People's Services
L13 -L17
From: £53724 To: £59265
Full Time
Closing date:


The Governors of this happy and successful primary school are looking to appoint an outstanding Deputy Headteacher, from September 2019, to deliver our school's vision and values ensuring, ' We are the best that we can be'.

The successful candidate will:
Be experienced in leading whole school improvements that have had an impact on improving outcomes and raising standards.
Be an experienced leader with the commitment and inter -personal skills to inspire and motivate staff and encourage teamwork.
Be an outstanding and inspirational teacher who is committed to providing high quality learning experiences for all children.
Promote the school, engaging with parents, carers and the wider community.
Support us to achieve aspirational outcomes for our pupils.

We can offer you:

A friendly, caring school with a welcoming community of children, staff, parents and a supportive Governing Body.
Enthusiastic, happy and confident children, with a wide variety of abilities, who are proud of their school.
An excellent team of staff with the common goal of wanting the best for our pupils.
A school that is totally committed to improvement.
A commitment to your own professional development needs as they relate to school improvement.

The appointment will include a teaching commitment (non class based), which will initially be supporting Year 6 pupils.

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged. Please contact school on 01744 678144 to arrange a mutually convenient time.

Closing Date: 28 February 2019 12 noon

Shortlisting: 4 March 2019

Observations (ideally in candidate's current school): weeks beginning 11 March and 18 March 2019

Interviews: 28 and 29 March 2019

Successful applicants will be notified for lesson observations and interview.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate.

Application forms are available online from or alternatively by contacting Human Resources on the number below.

Completed application forms should be returned to Human Resources, Town Hall, Corporation Street, St Helens, WA10 1HP

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