Apply online HEADTEACHER

Ref SCH04667
Grade Leadership Pay Range L14 - L21
Salary £58135 to £ 69031 
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From 01/01/2023  
Closing Date 12 Noon 21/09/2022
Kirkstall Drive , Barnoldswick , BB18 6EZ
Tel: 01282 812203
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Roll: 201
Due to the promotion of our dedicated Headteacher, the Governors of Coates Lane Primary School wish to appoint a highly motivated, inspiring, innovative leader who will continue to ensure the success of or amazing Primary School.

Coates Lane Primary School is a welcoming, friendly, caring school with an extremely positive outlook. The wellbeing of pupils, parents, carers and staff is most important to our school, which is reflected in our ethos ‘Happiness at the heart, shaping children of the future.’

The Governors see this as a fantastic opportunity to lead a school at the heart of its community, as well as navigate Coates Lane on the next part of our journey.

Successful applicants will be invited to formally visit school on Wednesday 12th October and interviews will be on Thursday 13th October.

Closing date: 12 Noon 21 September 2022
Shortlisting date: 29 September 2022
Interview date 13 October 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.
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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.