Headteacher

IPR: L33 – L39 

URN: 121673 

No on roll: Year 7 to Year 13 – 1526 at mid Nov 2021 

Start Date: September 2022 

Apply by: Thursday 20th Jan 2022, midnight 

Interview dates: Tues 15th & Wed 16th Feb 2022 

Due to the retirement of our longstanding Headteacher, the Governing Board at Huntington School seeks a new Headteacher to build upon the successes of our outstanding, oversubscribed LA maintained school and Research School, in the City of York.  

Our successful candidate will be:  

  • A current Headteacher or Senior Leader with substantial, successful experience of school leadership;  
  • An inspirational teacher who will bring their own style with energy and compassion, upholding our values of Respect, Honesty and Kindness;  
  • Demonstrate the highest levels of personal integrity and judgement aligned to the vision and ethos of our school – ‘to inspire confident learners who will thrive in a changing world’;  
  • Committed to research and evidence-informed practice and the unlimited potential in people. 

Working with the governing body you will continue to develop our vision and strategy for improvement for our future and continue to provide a high-achieving, community school and foster great outcomes for all our young people. 

If you feel you have the qualities to fulfil this rare opportunity to manage and lead Huntington School please refer to the applicant pack below.

If you would like to visit the school, this can be arranged on either Monday 10th January at 2:15pm or Wednesday 12th January at 9am, with our Finance Manager, Jonathan Meehan and a member of teaching staff, at j.meehan@huntington-ed.org.uk 

Huntington School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Enhanced DBS disclosure is required for appointment to this post.  

We are unable to accept CVs in place of application forms. Please download a job description and an application form from the link below. Completed application forms should be returned either by email to vacancies@huntington-ed.org.uk. or by post to Vacancies, Huntington School, Huntington Road, Huntington, York, YO32 9WT.   

We are an equal opportunities employer. If you require any additional support to enable you to make an application please contact Paula Edwards, PA to Senior Leadership Team: by email to p.edwards@huntington-ed.org.uk or telephone 01904 752137.