Application Forms

To apply, simply download and complete the relevant form and return to Mrs Karen Burton (Headteacher's PA) at the address below.

We look forward to hearing from you soon.

Teaching application form (PDF)

Support staff application form (PDF)


Mrs Karen Burton (Headteacher's PA)
Withernsea High School
Hull Road
East Riding of Yorkshire
HU19 2EQ

01964 613133


Why work at Withernsea High School?

Withernsea High School is a unique institution in the community it serves. The strong sense of community, felt by our staff and students alike, is an inherent quality which has inspired our current motto: “Working together, achieving more".

In September 2015, the school moved in to a £13.5 million pound new building with exceptional state-of-the-art learning facilities and was rated ‘Good’ by Ofsted in November 2016.

Withernsea High Schools’ ethos is based on high aspirations, expectations and achievements. We exist to provide high quality teaching and learning experiences in a supportive and caring environment situated at the heart of our local community and aim to ensure our students achieve more than they thought possible. 



Apply online via:
Search advert number: WITH001319

The governors, staff and students at Withernsea High School are seeking to appoint a Headteacher who has the vision, drive, inspirational leadership and skill to take the school on the next step of its growth and development.

The successful candidate will be truly committed to building on the strong foundations of significant growth, change and improvement by further improving the positive culture of the school.

We are seeking to appoint someone who will:

• Promote an ethos that develops a climate of aspiration and mutual respect.

• Lead developments in the quality of teaching and the pupils achievements

• Have a vision of excellence and a passion to move the school forward

• Inspire and motivate staff and students

• Display the energy, enthusiasm and creativity to impact on the day to day lives of our young people

• Foster close links with the community in which we serve

• Applications are invited from outstanding, committed and enthusiastic senior leaders with proven

• Leadership and management skills.

There will be an opportunity for candidates to visit the school at 9.00am on either Wednesday 25th April or Tuesday 1st May 2018. Please see Page 14 (Contacts) of the Headteacher Information Pack for further information.

Please note: online applications close on Sunday 6th May 2018

Interview date: Tuesday 26th and Wednesday 27th June 2018

Please click here to download the full Headteacher Information Pack




Teaching vacancies

Sorry, no vacancies at the moment.



Support staff vacancies

Position: Admin Support Assistant (with First Aid)

Hours: 30.42. Term Time Only. 8.45am-3.20pm with a 30 minute lunch break.

Duration: Temporary until 31/12/2018

Salary: Point 9 pro rata

Closing date: Wednesday 2nd May


Working in the school office under the direction of the Office Manager, you will provide administrative and clerical support within the Office and to teaching and non-teaching staff. You will offer an efficient response to all visitors to the school and deal with internal and external telephone queries, and undertake reception duties dealing with students, staff and visitors, in a courteous manner.

Good numeracy, literacy and ICT skills are essential, and office experience including knowledge of IT packages such as Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook is required.

This role will have a key responsibility for the administration and delivery of first aid, which is managed within the front office. This will include providing a basic level of medical care to pupils including notifying parents where necessary, and administering first aid duties and medication. You will be required to keep up to date records on first aid treatments and to ensure that medical data and medication is kept up to date and accurate.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults. Appointment is subject to an Enhanced DBS check.

How to apply:

Application packs are available from Mrs K Burton, Headteacher's PA.