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Vacancies

Information about current vacancies are available here on this page.

Come and join us in raising standards of education for all our students. We are placed as the only all boys school in the local area, which presents us with unique opportunities, but also unique challenges. Successful applicants will have the vision, energy and drive to contribute to the life of the school and raise standards of achievement.

Birkdale High School safeguards children and actively promotes their welfare. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to the acquisition of an enhanced DBS certificate with barred list information through the Disclosure and Barring Service and further checks as required. All teaching positions will also be subject to a prohibition order check.

Please send your completed applications and any question you may have to [email protected]


Listed Vacancies

Teaching Assistant

Term Time only – temporary post until Christmas in the first instance with the possibility of the post being made permanent
(SCP 3-4; £18,065 - £18,426 per annum pro-rata)

Birkdale High School is a popular and successful all-boys 11-16 comprehensive Academy with an excellent reputation, outstanding pastoral care and consistently above national average academic results. The school has seen its numbers rise over the last few years and is officially oversubscribed from next year.

At Birkdale we aim to be leaders in the education of boys and this starts with a clear focus on developing effective teaching pedagogy and not engaging in educational fads or gimmicks. Our development of teaching is driven by a focus on cognitive science and educational research and our quality assurance of teaching is developmental rather than judgemental. Our teachers are given the space and support to make positive changes to their teaching in a risk-free environment; we watch each other teach, share best practice and are eager to accept our professional obligation to improve methods of embedding the knowledge our boys need.

The Governors are seeking to appoint a dynamic and committed person to join our SEND department. This is an exciting opportunity to join a successful and inclusive school and make a genuine and significant difference to the lives of children. The successful candidate will work within the SEND department working with groups of children or supporting individuals in class or in our Learning Hub.

The successful candidate is required to start as soon as possible. The appointment is temporary for 3 months in the first instance but could lead to a permanent position.

Further details and an application form can obtained from Ms Karen Anslow at the school. Completed application forms should be emailed to [email protected] by 12.00pm on Wednesday 31 July 2019.

Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take various dates during August to be arranged based on candidates' availability.

Finance & Business Manager

Permanent Full time Contract - September 2019
Salary Scale 38-41 £40,760 - £43,662

Birkdale High School is a popular and successful all-boys 11-16 comprehensive Academy with an excellent reputation, outstanding pastoral care and consistently above national average academic results.

The governors would like to appoint an innovative, hard-working and talented Finance and Business Manager to support the academy in its strategic vision. This is a key strategic position within the academy and crucial to its move towards being outstanding.

The successful applicant will join a committed, collaborative, forward-thinking and successful team. The school prides itself in nurturing and developing leadership within the school.

  • Substantial experience in a business management/financial administration role (either within a school or the private sector)
  • The ability to plan strategically, effectively and be innovative and proactive
  • The ability to develop systems and processes
  • Good communication skills with the ability to manage and balance a variety of stakeholder requests and aspirations
  • Well-developed planning, organisational and budget management skills

If you would like to be part of an establishment that highly values its staff and provides opportunities for further development please contact us for an application pack.

Further details and an application form can obtained from Ms Karen Anslow at the school. Completed application forms should be emailed to [email protected] by 12.00pm on Wednesday 31 July 2019.

Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take various dates during August to be arranged based on candidates' availability.

About Us

Birkdale High School, a limited company registered in England and Wales under Company number 07695504.

Registered address: Windy Harbour Road, Southport PR8 3DT

Headteacher: G Bourgade

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