• Location: Wrexham,
  • Salary Type: Not Supplied
  • Language: Welsh
  • Closing Date: 12 April, 2024 12:00 AM

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Headteacher - Ysgol Llan Y Pwll

Wrexham Council

Ysgol LLan Y Pwll

Borras Park Road

Tel: 01978 594 101

Chair of Governors: Carrie Harper

Total Number on Roll: 22


To start September 2024

Leadership L12 - L18

The Governors of Ysgol Llan-y-pwll invite serving Headteachers or experienced practitioners holding a NPQH qualification to apply for the role of Headteacher.

We are Wrexham's newest Welsh medium school offering a newly refurbished primary school building and a stimulating and attractive learning environment. Having opened to Nursery and Reception pupils in September 2022, the school is currently growing with 22 children on roll, expected to grow to 44 in September 2024.

We have highly motivated pupils, dedicated staff, supportive parents and a committed and active governing body

The school is in located in the Borras/Rhosnesi area of the borough but serves a wider catchment area in terms of demand for Welsh medium education.

The Governors are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, visionary Headteacher with excellent leadership skills with the commitment and drive to maintain high standards and high levels of achievement.

The successful candidate should:
• demonstrate strong and dynamic leadership with a clear vision for Welsh-medium education within the borough
• model and inspire excellent classroom practice and maintain a strong passion for teaching and learning
• motivate and inspire all pupils and staff
• possess excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to nurture positive relationships with all stakeholders
• develop each child's full potential in all aspects of school life
• show a strong commitment to promoting wellbeing, pupil voice and Welsh medium education
• maintain and strengthen the links across our cluster, promoting best practice
• create an environment which secures effective learning for all pupils and promotes high standards of achievement.

Pre-application visits to the school would be welcomed. For further information and to arrange an appointment for a visit please contact: Carrie Harper on

The Governing Body will consider exercising its rights to appoint the successful candidate at a point in the salary range appropriate to their skills and expertise, in accordance with the STPCD.

This post is subject to Education Workforce Council Registration.

To apply: download and complete the PDF application form available on the webpage



Wrexham Council welcomes applications from suitably qualified candidates regardless of race, gender, disability, sexuality, religious belief or age.

The Council is committed to developing its bilingual workforce and welcomes applications from candidates who demonstrate their capability to work in both English and Welsh. Applications submitted in Welsh will not be treated less favourably than an application submitted in English.

Please note that all school positions are subject to an enhanced DBS

(Disclosure & Barring Service)

Closing date 12/04/2024

Interview process commencing the week beginning 22:04:24