• Employer: Knowsley Council
  • Salary: £59,581 - £68,347 per annum
  • Location: Evelyn School, Evelyn Avenue, Prescot, Knowsley , L34 2SP
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 25 hours per week.
  • DBS Check: No
  • Closing Date: 04/10/2021 at 23:59
  • Reference: SVP 1261


Evelyn Avenue, Prescot.  L34 2SP

Tel:  0151 477 8570

Fax:  0151 477 8571

Email: evelyn.de@knowsley.gov.uk




Leadership Pay Range – Level 15-21

£59,581 - £68,347 per annum

Start date – 25th April 2022


Following the retirement of our current headteacher, the governors of Evelyn CP School are seeking to appoint a dynamic, passionate, caring and visionary headteacher of the highest calibre, to lead our committed and successful team and inspire us to continue to improve Evelyn, taking a vital role in the innovative regeneration of Prescot.  This is an exciting opportunity to help lead an outstanding school and contribute to its further success. 


Our headteacher will:

Possess drive and energy

Be able to confidently plan strategically and financially

Be committed to life-long learning

Continue to grow our unique ARCS curriculum

Continue to develop our positive and nurturing ethos

Lead the journey towards reaching our 2025 Vision utilising innovative strategies

Have an ability to support, challenge and inspire our children, providing them with a rich and memorable education through the promotion of outstanding teaching and learning

Be a leader who will continue to develop and sustain a culture of challenge, ambition and respect for everyone in our school community

Analyse data to improve standards


 We can offer you:

 A unique curriculum which is embedded across the school

A dedicated, creative team of high-quality, talented staff

Enthusiastic, well-behaved, polite and imaginative children who are proud of their school

Supportive and committed parents

An active and strong Governing Board

A safe and stimulating environment

A rigorous career pathway driven by a range of CPD opportunities

Excellent links with the community



Please visit our school website for information regarding the school.  If you wish to arrange an informal visit, please contact the school office directly.


To access a Recruitment pack and application form for this exceptional opportunity, please telephone the school directly, or email evelyn.de@knowsley.gov.uk 


'Previous applications will automatically be considered for this post'


Evelyn CP School is committed to safeguarding, to promoting the welfare of children and adhering to the Equality Act 2010.  The successful candidate, subject to receipt of two references, will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.  To comply with the Asylum and Immigration Act 1996, all prospective employees will be required to supply evidence of eligibility to work in the UK.


Closing date:   Monday 4th October 2021 – 12 noon

Shortlisting:    Will take place in October 2021

Interviews:      Wednesday 3rd and Thursday 4th November 2021


Tours of our school are welcomed, week beginning Monday 6th September 2021. Please ring or email the school to make an appointment.



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