Assistant Headteacher - Quality of Education

Whitcliffe Mount School, Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire, BD19 3AQ

This job expired on 26 January 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Application deadline

    26 January 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    17 January 2022

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Leadership Scale L13-L17

Assistant Headteacher - Quality of Education job summary

To commence from Easter or September 2022 we are seeking to recruit an Assistant Headteacher (Quality of Education) with the skills, expertise and passion to enthuse our young people to achieve across KS3 and KS4.

Whitcliffe Mount School is a vibrant and successful 11-16 comprehensive school. In September 2017 Ofsted visited and confirmed that Whitcliffe Mount continues to be a good school. There were numerous positive comments. To read the full letter have a look on our website www.whitcliffemount.co.uk

The ideal candidate will:
- have a natural passion and enthusiasm for their subject
- encourage, motivate and inspire young people
- be able to work well collaboratively in terms of strategy, planning, preparation and assessment
- be committed to our ethos that all students can achieve at Whitcliffe Mount

Whitcliffe Mount can offer you:
- a welcoming environment which promotes learning
- students who show respect to each other and other adults in the school
- a structured and personalised induction programme supported by a range of CPD opportunities
- a great location which is easily accessible from J26 of the M62

This post is not suitable for ECTs

Further information can be downloaded from www.whitcliffemount.co.uk.

The closing date is Wednesday 26th January 2022 at 12 noon; completed applications should be returned by email to recruitment@whitcliffemount.co.uk.

An enhanced DBS disclosure will be required for this position. Whitcliffe Mount is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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About Whitcliffe Mount School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1250 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
01274 851152

Whitcliffe Mount School is a co-educational, non-denominational secondary school in Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire. Historically known as a mill town, Cleckheaton has a current population of 16,600.

Whitcliffe Mount School aims to provide the ideal environment for students to reach their potential in all areas. Staff expect high standards of achievement, behaviour, attendance, punctuality and appearance from all pupils. Hard work and positive attitudes towards learning and behaviour are rewarded through house points, postcards, certificates, assemblies and awards events.

The Whitcliffe Mount emphasis on academic success is complemented by a strong tradition of extra-curricular clubs and activities supporting the school's Ethos of 'Enjoy - Achieve - Celebrate'

Arranging a visit to Whitcliffe Mount School

Due to the current situation with rising Covid infections, we are unable to offer visits to school at the moment, however we have arranged a group Teams meeting for Thursday 20th January at 3.15pm where you can find out more about Whitcliffe Mount and ask questions regarding the role.

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