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Harrogate High School is a rapidly improving vibrant secondary academy. We offer an integrated support programme for all new staff and provide on-going professional development of the highest standard.

All posts in and around school are posted below. Please do keep coming back to check any latest vacancies.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours expected at Northern Star Academies Trust.

Assistant Headteacher (Behaviour, Achievement and Welfare)Job Type: Required for Easter 2020. Relocation package may be available.
Salary: Leadership Scale L10-14



We would like to appoint an ambitious, energetic and highly collaborative Assistant Headteacher who has the enthusiasm and tenacity to uphold the school’s community ethos, in line with the vision and values of the Trust board. Strong and committed leadership is vital to the success of the school.

This post is an opportunity for a committed strategic leader looking either to extend their experience of Assistant Headship, or start their first Assistant Headship in a collegiate and rewarding environment. Accountable to the Head of Academy, the Assistant Headteacher will take full responsibility for priority aspects of behaviour, achievement and student welfare across the school.

To be the successful candidate you will:

  • Demonstrate inspirational leadership qualities, behaviours and attributes;
  • Have excellent, well-developed interpersonal skills;
  • Have a strong commitment to inclusion, diversity and flexible working practices;
  • Be truly ambitious for our vibrant School and Trust and for each and every student within it;
  • Be able to build and sustain strong communities within and outside of the school;
  • Be able to innovate, embrace and manage complex whole-school change.

Key dates:

Closing date:
Noon, Monday 27th January 2020

Tuesday 11th February and Wednesday 12th February 2020


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