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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

ICT SUPPORT TECHNICIAN

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

The governors would like to appoint an innovative, hard-working and talented ICT Technician to support the work of the academy and its pupils.

Main Purpose:

  • To support the development and use of ICT across the school for curriculum and administrative purposes
  • To assist in the day to day running of the Birkdale High School Academy IT system to achieve minimum downtime and optimum end user satisfaction
  • To ensure there is a reliable IT system across the Birkdale High School Academy
  • To utilise emerging technologies to support administrative functions
  • To support the development of staff/pupil 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 be downloaded below or obtained from Ms Karen Anslow at the school. Completed application forms should be emailed to [email protected] by 12pm on Tuesday 25 February 2020. Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place Monday 2 March 2020.

Person Spec Job Description Application Form

2 TEACHERS OF SCIENCE (NQT/RQT)

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.

This is an exciting opportunity for a teacher of Science with outstanding potential to join a successful department with committed teachers working as a close built team. The appointed candidate is required to join the team from 1 September 2020.

Appointments are subject to the successful candidate obtaining a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure (via the Disclosure Barring Service).

Further details and an application form can be downloaded below or obtained from Ms Karen Anslow at the school. Completed application forms should be emailed to [email protected] by 12pm on Wednesday 26 February 2020. Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place week beginning 2 March 2020.

Person Spec Job Description Application Form

Teaching Assistant

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 is driven by a focus on cognitive science and educational research and our quality assurance of teaching is developmental rather than judgemental.

The Governors are seeking to appoint a dynamic and committed person to join our SEND department, who specialises in supporting pupils with ADHD. 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 supporting individuals in class or in our Learning Hub

The successful candidate is required to start as soon as possible. The appointment is temporary until the end of the summer term, in the first instance, but could lead to a permanent position.

Appointments are subject to the successful candidate obtaining a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure (via the Disclosure Barring Service).

Further details and an application form can be downloaded below or obtained from Ms Karen Anslow at the school. Completed application forms should be emailed to [email protected] by 12pm on Monday 24 February 2020. Interviews for shortlisted candidates will take place on Friday 28 February 2020.

Person Spec Job Description Application Form

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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