Apply online HEADTEACHER

Ref SCH04606
Salary £58135 to £ 68347 
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From 01/04/2021 
Closing Date NOON 19/01/2022
Windermere Avenue , Fleetwood , Lancashire , FY7 8QB
Tel: 01253 874024
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Roll: 300
The Governors of Larkholme Primary School wish to appoint an outstanding and highly motivated Headteacher, who will work in close partnership with Governors and the Senior Leadership Team, taking a pivotal role in continuing to lead our school forward.

We can offer you:

  • committed and enthusiastic staff dedicated to bringing out the full potential of each individual child.
  • children who are happy and valued.
  • an active Governing Board which is fully committed and supportive of continuing to develop the school.

    The successful applicant will:

  • Make learning a happy experience, value every child and strive to ensure both pupils and staff have high aspirations for achievement.
  • Be a positive role model, with the ability to motivate our children and staff alike, inspiring all to reach their full potential.
  • Further develop the well-established strong relationships with our children, staff, parents, governors and the local community.
  • Demonstrate drive and experience to build on our current high standards of teaching, through continuous school development.

    We will look forward to hearing from you.

    If you are interested in applying for the post, please contact the school office to arrange a visit.

    Closing Date: 19 January 2022 12 Noon
    Shortlisting Date: 31 January 2022
    Pre interview Visit: 07 February 2022
    Interview Date: 08 February 2022

    Rehabilitation The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice. You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at or alternatively a copy is available on request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy this is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to complete a DBS application.

    Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request.

    More Information can be found at
  • Proposed Interview Date:

    For an informal discussion please contact:

    If you are interested in applying for the post, please contact the school office to arrange a visit.

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    Please note completed applications will only be accepted electronically. Please return to:

    Rehabilitation Act Of Offenders Act 1974 - Details of any criminal record spent or unspent should be sent to the chair of governors by the closing date

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