Headteacher, Head of Secondary

 (for the 11-16 age range) 

Salary dependent on experience – within a Group 6 range

Full time, permanent post

To commence 1st September 2018

Royds Hall Community School is a successful and over-subscribed through school providing high quality education for 1200 children from age 3 to 16 across three sites, with 11-16 students based in the Wilson Building, 4-11 at Luck Lane Primary and 3-11, including nursery, at Beech Primary. 

Due to the retirement of our highly regarded current post holder, the Governors are seeking to appoint an inspirational Head of Secondary to work alongside our Head of Primary, Jo Jenkinson, and Executive Headteacher, Melanie Williams.

The successful candidate will:

  • Have a proven record of leadership and management at a senior level and can demonstrate a range of effective leadership styles to inspire and develop staff and students
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills
  • Have demonstrable success in raising standards and meeting challenging targets
  • Be a versatile thinker who can look forwards and outwards to develop and champion innovative solutions
  • Have a willingness to engage collaboratively across a successful partnership of local schools and beyond.

Interested candidates are encouraged to visit the school on:

Thursday 15th February 2018 – 8.30am to 12pm

Monday 26th February 2018 – 8.30am to 3pm

Thursday 1st March – 8.30am to 12pm

To arrange a visit please contact Vicky Sheath, PA to Head of Secondary, on 01484 463366

or email recruitment@roydshall.org

Application forms and further details are available below or may be obtained from the Executive Headteacher, Melanie Williams, at the school, to whom completed applications should be returned

 by 12 noon on Monday 5th March 2018

You are welcome to email your application to: recruitment@roydshall.org

Interviews will take place over 2 days

 Day 1: Monday 12th March 2018

Day 2: Tuesday 13th March 2018

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

 Please quote reference ED 17719 on your application form