11 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    29 October 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    1 October 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full time
Week days
Contract type
Salary Group 7 (Salary negotiable depending on experience)

Job summary

SALARY GROUP 7 (Salary negotiable depending on experience)
Relocation package may be available
Start date: September 2022

Wirral Grammar School for Girls, based in the North West of England, is an outstanding Girls Grammar School with a strong ethos of high performance in a caring and supportive environment.
With the upcoming retirement of our inspirational Headteacher, a rare opportunity has arisen to lead our excellent school and be part of a forward thinking and highly successful team of staff.
The governors are looking to appoint a highly motivated and outstanding leader with vision, energy and personal qualities to lead the school into an exciting phase of achievement. We encourage interest from leaders looking to work with an enthusiastic and supportive staff of highly skilled professionals and our incredible able, bright and enthusiastic pupils.
Wirral Grammar School for Girls is defined by its core values of respect and kindness, the importance of hard work and its work in the wider community.
As a strategic leader, you will demonstrate a track record of achievement and have the talent and energy to inspire, motivate and develop those around you. With exceptional interpersonal skills, including a good sense of humour, you will be adept at communicating to a range of audiences. You will be driven by your values, passion and determination to transform lives of our young pupils.
There will be an opportunity for prospective applicants to visit the school. Interested candidates should contact the Headteacher’s P.A. Mrs Helen Bush (hb@wirralgirls.co.uk) to arrange a visit.
For further information and a full application pack please contact Mrs Bush on
0151 644 8282 or email as above.
CLOSING DATE: Friday 29th October 2021
Interviews will be held on the 9th, 10th and 11th November 2021.

Additional allowances

Relocation package may be available

Applying for the job

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
1194 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
0151 644 8282

About Wirral Grammar School for Girls

Wirral Grammar School for Girls is a selective girl’s grammar school, which has the core aim of developing healthy, happy, caring women who achieve excellent academic results.
Wirral Grammar School for Girls is a very special place in which to learn. It has a strong reputation both locally and nationally. Achievement is consistently high and we are one of the top state girls’ schools in the country for both progress and attainment.
The last Ofsted rated the school ‘Outstanding in every category’ and we are regularly named as one of the top schools in Merseyside and the North West. Last year we were named the top school in Merseyside by the Liverpool Echo.
Our girls believe they can achieve anything and we give them the skills to do so by being both challenging and caring. We will challenge the girls to reach their considerable potential and we will also respect and care for them and encourage them to respect and care for others. Our girls will be leaders of tomorrow so our curriculum is designed to develop both the skills and the confidence to lead.

Arranging a visit to Wirral Grammar School for Girls

Please ring the Headteacher's PA to arrange a visit to the school.
0151 644 8282 or email

School location

Heath Road, Wirral, Merseyside, CH63 3AF

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