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School Name Allanson Street Primary School
School Address Gaskell Street, Parr, St Helens, Merseyside WA9 1PL Tel: 01744 678144
Job Title Headteacher
Job reference AAHT3
Department Children & Young People Services Department
Grade Leadsership 18-24
Pay From: £62426.00 To: £72306.00
Hours 32.5 Per Week
Closing date 25 January 2021 (12pm)
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Job Description
Following the retirement of our long serving and highly respected Headteacher, Governors are looking to appoint a Headteacher from September 2021 or as soon as possible..

Allanson Street Primary is a very successful school rooted at the heart of its community. Our children thrive in a welcoming, supportive and caring environment. This is an outstanding opportunity for an inspirational leader to build on our current achievements and continue to secure and drive forward improvements in future performance.

The successful candidate will be supported by a committed, enthusiastic and caring staff team and a supportive governing body.

We can offer:

· friendly, caring and well-motivated pupils,
· supportive parents who work in partnership with the school, including a very active PTA,
· a happy safe and caring school with a dedicated team of staff,
· a committed and supportive governing body.
We are seeking an innovative, highly-motivated Headteacher with excellent interpersonal skills who:
· will ensure high expectations and successful outcomes for all our pupils,
· has a commitment to maintaining the inclusive nature of our school,
· has a clear vision for the future of our school,
· has the strategic ability to implement this vision in partnership with Governors,
staff, parents and the community,
· has a commitment to excellence in education,
· has enthusiasm and passion for school life,
· has the ability to drive school improvement to secure and maintain high standards
of achievement and attainment for all,
· will enhance the quality of education and management within the school,
· has proven successful Senior Leadership Experience.

Visits to the school are strongly encouraged and can be arranged by contacting Jayne Hurst (School Business Manager) on 01744 678144. Visits will be conducted in a covid safe way by appointment only.

You can apply online at www.sthelens.gov.uk. Written application forms are to be returned to the school directly.

This post is subject of satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate.

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

Closing date: 25 January 2021 Noon
Shortlisting : 28 January 2021
Tasks and interviews: 4 and 5 February 2021
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For an application form and further details contact:

Tamara Fleming
01744 671864
Human Resources, Town Hall, Victoria Square, St Helens, WA10 1HP
schoolrecruitment@sthelens.gov.uk

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Job Application Packs
teachingappform.pdf
Person Specification Head teacher Allanson Street.pdf
Headteacher job description March 2020.pdf
Letter from the Chair of Governors ref Head teacherapplication December 2020.pdf
When requesting an application form please state your name, your address, the job you are interested in and the job reference number. The Council's official job application form must be completed in all cases. CVs should not be submitted as a replacement.