Assistant Headteacher

Albany Academy, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 3AY

This job expired on 16 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    16 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    29 April 2022

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Leadership Scale L11-L15 (£54,090 - £59,580)

Assistant Headteacher job summary

Albany Learning Trust

Assistant Headteacher

Leadership Scale L11-L15 (£54,090 - £59,580)

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and energetic Assistant Headteacher.

Albany Academy is a highly successful and popular 11-16 school situated in Chorley, Lancashire. With 727 pupils currently on roll, the school provides an excellent education within a nurturing and caring environment where every student is well known by every member of staff and are proud to be a member of Albany Learning Trust, the first school trust of its type in Lancashire.

The governors are looking to appoint an excellent classroom teacher with a strong track record of success, and experience of enabling others to improve their teaching and who understands coaching and mentoring. We are looking for a leader who has the skills and experience to lead and inspire staff to improve their practice through collaboration and evidence-based strategies.

The successful candidate will join the school at an exciting time:

We are a Living Wage Employer.

The school is part of Albany Learning Trust, a tight knit academy trust and has links across the region, nationally and internationally with other schools, trusts and education organisations.

Behaviour of students in our schools is excellent.

The successful candidate will:

Promote a culture of high performance learning, with an understanding that all children can succeed.

Be a passionate advocate for excellent teaching and learning.

Have a strong commitment to helping pupils of all abilities succeed.

Be innovative and inspirational to both pupils and colleagues.

Application documents are available to download in the vacancies section of the school website www.albanyacademy.co.uk/vacancies

Prospective candidates are strongly encouraged to visit the school and visits can be arranged by contacting Mrs Shaw on 01257 244020.

Apply online by the closing date of midday, on Monday 16th May, to: vacancies@albanyacademy.co.uk.

Interviews will take place Week commencing on 23rd and 24th May 2022.

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About Albany Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
699 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
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Albany Academy is a highly regarded small school located in the south of Chorley, an area that boasts excellent schools and colleges in all phases. The academy is a high performing school, which has an excellent reputation in the local area and is heavily oversubscribed. We are highly ambitious for our students, our staff and the wider educational community and we provide support for other schools. We have strong links with local teaching school hubs and primary schools; we are part of the SSAT Leading Edge network and High Performance Learning’s world-wide network of schools.

Arranging a visit to Albany Academy

Prospective candidates are strongly encouraged to visit the school and visits can be arranged by contacting Mrs Shaw on 01257 244020.

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