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School name:
Haydock High School
School address:
Clipsley Lane Haydock St Helens Merseyside WA11 0JG
Job title:
Assistant Headteacher and Leader of English Faculty
People's Services
From: 47501 To: 52414
Full Time
Closing date:


Governors wish to appoint an Assistant Headteacher to support and assist the Head of School and Deputy Headteachers in leading and developing specific aspects of school improvement work and lead the English department.

The generic responsibilities in principle for the role of Assistant Headteacher are:

To support and assist the Headteacher and Deputy Headteachers through providing dynamic and professional leadership and management by sharing and modelling the school’s vision and values in everyday work and practice; developing and motivating staff, setting high expectations, embedding learning and teaching strategies and raising achievement, contributing to our rigorous and ongoing self-evaluation and taking responsibility for leading specific areas/initiatives to secure further school wide improvements.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.

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

Further information can be obtained by contacting the school on 01744 678833 and applications can be accessed and completed on line through the St Helens Council website:

A letter of application of no more than one side of A4 Arial point 11 outlining how your experience to date has prepared you for the role of Assistant Headteacher must be returned to Mrs K Brereton, Headteachers PA at Haydock High School or email

Closing Date: 10:00am Monday 20th May 2019

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