This job expired on 15 April 2024

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    15 April 2024 at 8am

  • Date listed

    23 February 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Headteacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5

Contract type


Pay scale

L33 - L43 (range depending on experience

Additional allowances

Relocation package would be considered

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Headteacher will be responsible for providing the leadership and management of Archbishop Holgate’s, in line with the vision, values and Christian distinctiveness of the school.

This role represents an exciting opportunity to lead one of the most successful secondary schools in the country. The successful candidate will report to the school’s Local Governing Committee and CEO of the Trust and benefit from the extensive support provided by Pathfinder’s highly effective central operations team. The school is currently in a strong position academically, has sound finances moving forward, as well as an excellent reputation in both the local and

wider community. We are now ready to develop our next set of plans to continue to move the school forward and integral to this will be the new Headteacher.

The successful candidate will develop ambitious school-based plans that ensure all students benefit from an excellent all- round education. Central to this will be:

  • An ongoing commitment to the school’s values and Christian distinctiveness
  • Ensuring consistently excellent teaching and learning across the school
  • Further develop an ambitious curriculum that promotes a love of learning
  • Embedding the AHS Journey and opportunities for extra-curricular enrichment
  • Promoting high standards of behaviour and personal development in all students
As a result of this all students, regardless of background or ability, will fulfil their academic potential and be fully prepared for their appropriate next steps.

What the school offers its staff

  • Outstanding facilities
  • Staff Benefits Platform
  • Pension Scheme
  • EAP

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Archbishop Holgate's School, A Church of England Academy

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1851 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number

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