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Grade LEADERSHIP PAY SPINE L7 - L20 (dependent on experience)
Salary £49019 to £ 67364 
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From 01/01/2022 
Closing Date 5pm 16/04/2021 

Tel: 01257 462007
School website:
Roll: 195
Headteacher: Parbold Douglas Church of England Academy, Lancashire
Contract: Full-time, Permanent position (from January 2022)
Negotiable, depending on experience, within the range L7 - L 20
Org type: Mainstream
Phase: Primary - ages 4 to 11
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed

Parbold Douglas CE Academy is a thriving one form entry primary school with a strong Christian ethos. There is an associated Nursery on the school premises.

Following the recent resignation of our highly successful Headteacher to second Headship the Governors are looking for a person who has:
  • A clear strategic vision for education, founded on strong Christian and educational values.
  • A passionate commitment to develop learning and excellence for all our children.
  • The ability to lead, inspire, empower and motivate all members of the school community to ensure everyone is able to let their light shine (Matthew 5:16).
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • The ability to ensure continued growth in positive relationships with parents and the caring and inclusive ethos within the school.

    We can offer you:
  • A warm and welcoming school with a forward thinking and dedicated team of staff who are committed to ensuring every child is able to excel and achieve.
  • Supportive parents and school community
  • Enthusiastic and friendly pupils eager to learn and do their best
  • Continued support for your professional development
  • Strong links with the parish and Diocese
  • A supportive and ambitious Governing Board

    For further information about the school please see the school website ( To request an application pack please contact the School Business Manager (on 01257 462007 or email The Chair of Governors welcomes the opportunity to informally discuss the post with any interested applicants. This can be arranged through the School Business Manager.

    The closing date for applications is Friday 16th April 2021
    The pre-interview day will take place on Tuesday 18th May with interviews taking place on Wednesday 19th May 2021 (Please be mindful that these dates may have to alter if Government Covid restrictions change)

    As a school we are committed to safeguarding our children and the successful candidate will be subject to DBS and other relevant employment checks.

    Please note CVs are not accepted, to apply for this vacancy you need to complete the application form attached.

  • Proposed Interview Date:

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    Application form attached. Please return completed applications to

    We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.