Deputy Headteacher (Pastoral Care), Hyde, Greater Manchester

Posted on: 09-05-2022 | Deadline: 19-05-2022

Job Description

  • Job to start September 2022
  • Leadership 18 – 22
  • Contract type: Full time, permanent

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an exceptional leader to join Hyde High School’s Senior Team.  We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, hardworking and inspirational Deputy Headteacher to lead on Pastoral Care and play a major role in our continued delivery of school improvement and our drive for excellence.  The successful candidate will bring new ideas and approaches to our team to build on its many current strengths.  We are looking for an individual with natural presence who will be a role model for pupils, staff and the wider community.

Hyde High School is an over-subscribed and improving co-educational school with 1150 learners from a range of socio-economic and cultural backgrounds.  Our proudly multicultural school is recognised as having a harmonious ethos where pupils show positive attitudes to learning, kindness to others and where they achieve well.  We have high expectations of all members of our school community and strive to promote a true sense of pride and team spirit, where mutual respect and support are unequivocal and where learning is truly valued and at the heart of everything we do.  A dedicated and talented team of staff work hard to secure the best possible outcomes for all pupils; staff are well supported, morale is good and our latest Ofsted report shows a clear upwards trajectory.

Hyde is a well-funded and well-resourced school; our building is modern and very well-equipped with outstanding PE, music, science, DT and ICT facilities.

We welcome applications from senior leaders with a passion and ambition for improving the life chances of our pupils, enabling them to develop into confident, decent and successful members of the community. Potential candidates are very welcome to visit our school to experience, for themselves, the ethos and environment that makes Hyde such a special place to work and to learn.


  • The closing date for applications is Thursday 19 May 2022
  • Interviews will take place week commencing 23 May 2022

For more information please email our recruitment partner Hannah Connell at or call 07966 129657.

Applications forms must be emailed to


Supporting statements must clearly outline how your skills and experience meet those outlined within the Person Specification.  Please note that CVs are not accepted.

Hyde High School is committed to safeguarding and equal rights and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A copy of our Child Protection and Safeguarding Policy is available on our website.

The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020. Further information about filtering offences can be found in the DBS filtering guide.

It is an offence to apply for the role if a person is barred from engaging in regulated activity with children.

For more information please see:

Tameside Council policy on the employment of ex-offenders

For more information, or to apply, please click here.

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