Staff Vacancies

Staff Vacancies

With our picturesque campus and panoramic views of the Ribble Valley, Westholme is a special place to work and one of the most distinctive Westholme hallmarks is the tangible warmth everyone feels from the moment they arrive.

Our unique educational philosophy is predicated on providing unrivalled holistic excellence, from 4 to 18 years, placing an equal balance on academia, performing arts, sport, creative arts and technology. Central to this is our talented and committed staff, who support and work with our children to achieve their goals.

Westholme is more than a school and if you'd like to join a highly energised and innovative team, we would love to hear from you!


Westholme School, Pleasington, BlackburnEstablished 1923
ISA : Society of HeadsNOR 750
Co-educational day schoolAge range 4 - 18

Attractive salary and benefits

Start date: From April 2025 or earlier by mutual agreement

The Governors of Westholme School, seek an exceptional person to lead this progressive, happy and aspirational coeducational through-school. Inspirational leadership abilities, a thorough knowledge of the latest curriculum developments and outstanding interpersonal skills will be essential.

Closing date:Monday 13 May at 12noon
Long list interviews:Tuesday 4th or Wednesday 5th June
Final interviews:Monday 17th and Tuesday 18th June

For further information about the role and details of how to apply, please contact Mike Abraham by email at or by phone on 07786 078108.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to respect this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check, satisfactory references and a medical.

Registered charity:526615
DfE Number:889/6000

We are also currently recruiting for the below positions, please use the application form provided to submit your application to

Teaching Staff Vacancies

Sendco Lead


Support Staff Vacancies

Cleaner (Part-Time)

Examination Invigilator


Senior Science Technician


Safeguarding Children

Westholme School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and all appointments will be DBS checked.

Further information can be obtained by going to :