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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    23 January 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    10 January 2022

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full time
Advertised as full time but consideration may be made to other working patterns.
Contract type
Leadership 17-21

Job summary

The Prospere Learning Trust are seeking to appoint a dynamic, inspirational and innovative Deputy Head to join our senior leadership team at CHS South.

The successful candidate will provide excellent leadership and management to embed the vision and values of the Trust and to secure the highest possible outcomes for students across the school.

We are looking for an outstanding teacher with a proven track record of excellent leadership skills, an absolute commitment to inclusive education and a passion for making a difference to children's lives. This is an opportunity for an ambitious professional to join a rapidly developing and highly successful Trust with an exciting future.

Main purpose of the job:

In addition to those professional responsibilities which are common to all classroom teachers in the school, the post holder’s key responsibilities will be:

To provide excellent leadership and management to embed the vision and values of the Trust and to secure the highest possible outcomes for students across the school

To take full responsibility for the school in the absence of the Headteacher

To take full responsibility for leading and managing significant aspects of the school under the overall direction of the Headteacher.

This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional ambitious professional to work with the CHS South team in developing our brand new 11-16 Secondary School.

We offer a wide range of other benefits to staff including: excellent pension schemes (Teachers Pension for Teaching Staff) and cycle to work scheme. We also have a strong focus on staff wellbeing, providing support for healthcare costs plus access to counselling and 24-hour telephone healthcare advice through the BUPA Health Cash Plan

Our school is proud to be part of the Prospere Learning Trust. Prospere Learning Trust was formed in September 2017 through the merger of two multi academy trusts. We currently employ over 900 staff and are passionate about providing exceptional education for children from any background so that they become happy, confident adults with excellent academic knowledge and qualifications. We believe that our staff play a vital role in achieving our vision.

Great schools thrive because of the great people in them

Applying for the job

Application procedure:

Please note we do not accept CVs;

Applications will only be accepted on the TES Teaching application form

References will be applied for at the shortlisting stage.

Applications may not be considered if they are incomplete.

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School overview

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
School size
460 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number

About CHS South

CHS South was opened in September 2018 to allow more young people in our community to access the successful model developed at our oversubscribed sister school, Chorlton High School. This model ensures we provide an education built on the values of offering every young person we encounter the skills necessary to craft a creative, happy and successful future.

In September 2021 we moved into our brand new building to enjoy all of its facilities, including a brand new theatre!.

Arranging a visit to CHS South

Please feel free to contact the school with any queries.

School location

451 Mauldeth Road West, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M21 7SX

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