Staff Vacancies

Headteacher Vacancy

L31-35 (Starting point dependant on experience, with additional remuneration available for an exceptional candidate)

Do you have what it takes to become Westhoughton High School’s Headteacher?

If so, you will not just be leading a school…you will be building a future for all, driven by our values based vision of LEARN.


Application Pack

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Teaching Vacancies

We currently have no vacancies

Non-Teaching Vacancies

Learning Support Assistant, Level 2

Grade D, SCP 6 - 11
Actual Salary £14,686 - £16,215 (32.25 hours per week)
(plus SEN allowance)
Term Time plus 5 INSET/Training Days.
(Fixed Term Contract until 31/08/2021)

Start Date – As soon as possible


Application Pack

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and reliable Learning Support Assistant to work within our Learning Support Team. An ability to be flexible within a fast paced environment, with excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to adapt to new systems and processes, are essential.

Our school is a great place to work. We have high expectations of our staff but they are strongly supported; we place a large emphasis on CPD and staff wellbeing. Our learning environment has been transformed over recent years and we have recently undertaken a significant building and improvements programme to reflect an increase in student population to 1,350 by 2023.

Dean Trust School Alliance and Rivington School Direct

Westhoughton High School offers opportunities for trainee teachers, both through PGCE programmes and School Direct.

Westhoughton High School is part of the Dean Trust School Alliance and Rivington School Direct, so we regularly host students completing their teacher training through the School Direct programme.