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Warrington, Cheshire
£28,228 to £36,592
Job Type
21 Jul 2022

We are excited to be working with a school in Warrington who are seeking to make key appointments to their expanding Senior Leadership Team. This will be a Permanent position.

We are looking for a dedicated, well-qualified and enthusiastic Head of school to join the team and lead in the coordination and development of the school. As head you will liaise with fellow SLT, Heads of Departments, parents and external bodies. You will line manage and lead a team of dedicated colleagues, including the Teaching Assistants, to ensure effective resources are provided to bring about improved standards of achievement for all pupils.

Some key responsibilities:

  • Responsibility to lead and line manage a team of dedicated colleagues
  • Ensure that all members of staff recognise and fulfil their statutory responsibilities to pupils with SEN
  • To support the identification of and disseminate the most effective teaching approaches for pupils with SEN
  • Work with colleagues to develop effective ways of bridging barriers to learning
  • To assist in the identification of pupils' Special Educational needs through observation in the classroom, individual screening and assessment of reports
  • To oversee the writing and regular review and updating of Education Health Care Plans (EHCP) and review records etc
  • To liaise with external agencies in regard to particular pupils to ensure that the school is providing appropriate support for the child
  • To liaise with classroom teachers concerning the needs and progress of individual pupils and to provide advice as appropriate about teaching strategies to assist particular pupils
  • To interpret the recommendations of Educational Psychologist, Speech, Language & Communication therapist and other reports and to disseminate them so that they are effectively implemented in the classroom
  • To use data generated by school assessments effectively to inform future pupil progress


Randstad Education is the UK market leader for recruitment within education. We have been helping teachers and support staff to find temporary and permanent roles in schools, colleges and nurseries for nearly twenty years. Working with over 2500 schools each week, our staff support over 135,000 children every day across the country, so we can find the right match for your skills. The Liverpool branch is one of the oldest and busiest in the country and has a dedicated team of consultants working across primary, secondary and SEN. We now also have a dedicated section looking after school support roles such as technicians, administration and finance.


We are proud to support a diverse portfolio of schools across Merseyside, so even if this job or location is not suitable, we would still like to hear from you regarding your relevant experience, as we may have other roles available in schools, temporary or permanent, short-or long-term, full or part-time, which may be a better match.

If your application is deemed suitable for this position a telephone interview will be offered immediately, instead of the normal face to face meeting, to observe current social distancing measures. Documents will be submitted and checked online and our consultants will guide you through how to do this. All candidates will be required to undergo child protection and UK eligibility checks, and be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Randstad Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and require all applicants to share this commitment.

To discuss this in more detail, please contact Jessica Quintana on . If this sounds like the opportunity for you, please Apply Online Now!

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  • Job Reference: 663290972-2
  • Date Posted: 21 July 2022
  • Recruiter: Randstad Education
    Randstad Education
  • Location: Warrington, Cheshire
  • Salary: £28,228 to £36,592
  • Sector: Education
  • Job Type: Permanent