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  • Hours: Part time
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  • Language: Welsh
  • Closing Date: 06 March, 2024 12:00 AM

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Headteacher (Crickhowell High School)

Headteacher (Crickhowell High School)

Powys County Council
Headteacher (Crickhowell High School)
Job description
Crickhowell High School is a highly successful, over-subscribed 11-18 community school with an excellent reputation and sector leading practice in a number of areas.

If you are a current senior Leader with a passion and moral purpose for making a difference and have aspirations of leading a school, this may be the role for you. The Governing Body of Crickhowell High School are looking for a Headteacher to drive the school forward on its improvement journey. Judged as good or excellent in all inspection areas by Estyn, this is a rewarding opportunity to lead a highly respected school in a supportive local community.

We are looking for a creative, inspiring and solution focussed senior leader who:
  • Has the ability to raise, challenge and support the aspirations of all students and staff.
  • Is an excellent role model.
  • Has the teaching skills to motivate students to learn and make progress.
  • Is creative and enthusiastic.
  • Is capable of working within and creating dynamic forward thinking teams.
  • Has high expectations of learners, staff and themselves.
  • Demonstrates excellent communication skills.
  • Takes responsibility for creating strategic direction.
  • Can take a lead role in driving the school forward to sector leading excellence.
  • Has a track record of success in developing and working with others.
  • Can contribute and articulate school policies and self- evaluation processes.
  • Secures accountability in themselves and others.
  • Takes shared responsibility for developing our community focus.
We offer:
  • A positive and successful learning environment.
  • A dedicated team of staff committed to working together to get the highest results for our students.
  • Students who are keen and enthusiastic to learn.
  • Ongoing professional learning.
  • Support and challenge to attain the highest possible standards.
If you have the appropriate qualifications and experiences, we look forward to receiving your application.

If you would like to arrange a visit to the school please contact Mrs Deb Shand, Headteacher's PA, at