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Westcliff is conveniently and pleasantly situated close to a mainline station into London Fenchurch Street and the towns of Chelmsford and Southend.

A recruitment package, including financial incentives and assistance with finding suitable accommodation may be available subject to discussions with the Headmaster.

Full details regarding working at WHSB, benefits provided, and the local area, are in the sub-pages of this section. We also provide extensive teacher training and operate a talent pool for applicants who wish to express an interest for a role that is not currently being advertised.

If there is a specific job vacancy below that you wish to apply for, please download the relevant application form at the foot of the page and submit it to Mrs C Robinson, the Headmaster's PA, at the School. The postal address is Kenilworth Gardens, Westcliff-on-Sea, Essex, SS0 0BP and the email address is office@whsb.essex.sch.ukPlease note that for the purposes of Safer Recruitment we are unable to accept a CV without an application form.

Current Vacancies

Director of resources and support Operations

Start Date: September 2020 (negotiable)

Salary: £56,579-£62,426

Westcliff High School for Boys requires a Director of Resources & Support Operations to work as a member of the School’s Senior Leadership Team and to provide direct support to the Headmaster in developing, leading and managing the School’s financial strategy and other support functions, including HR and matters related to the development of the School’s site.

The successful candidate will be qualified to at least degree level, and will have a successful track record in Senior Leadership and the ability to ensure the School’s vision and priorities are translated into delivery, and that its values are embedded at all levels within the School.

A genuine commitment to maintaining the highest standards in all areas of responsibility is essential, as are strong written and oral communication skills, diplomacy and the ability to work as an effective member of a team in this outstanding School.

WHSB is a selective Academy Grammar School which has been designated Outstanding by OFSTED and is listed in the top 50 State Schools in the country. Our School currently has 900 boys at 11-16 and 370 students in its mixed Sixth Form.

Applicants must complete the Support Staff Application Form and submit this to Due to Safer Recruitment requirements CVs cannot be accepted.

Director of Resources and Support Operations - Job Description

Director of Resources and Support Operations - Person Specification

WHSB is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be subject to enhanced DBS clearance.


Should we receive sufficient suitable applications for this position, we reserve the right to close the advertisement early.