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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    22 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    8 March 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L10 - 14

What skills and experience we're looking for

Cringle Brook Primary school is looking to recruit a strong, dynamic and inspirational Deputy Headteacher. This is a challenging opportunity for an exceptional candidate with significant senior leadership and teaching experience in urban primary schools.

The Deputy Headteacher will lead on strategic areas alongside the Head of School and Executive Headteacher. Leadership key responsibility will focus on supporting and championing outstanding teaching and learning across the school. This role also has a three day a week teaching commitment, including PPA time, initially in year 2 but with the flexibility to teach in any year group.

We are looking for an inspirational leader who can offer:

  • Excellent leadership, management and communication skills
  • A track record of successful, innovation and management
  • The drive to develop the school, in partnership with our Trust, staff, governors, parents and the wider school community
  • Commitment to inclusion and the highest attainment for all in an urban environment
  • A deep-rooted belief in the power of education to change lives

What the school offers its staff

Kingsway Community Trust, a Multi Academy Trust, is made up of Ofsted graded outstanding, Ladybarn Primary School, Cringle Brook Primary School and Green End Primary School. This provides the staff and children of both schools with enhanced development and networking opportunities.

The Trust is led and managed by one Executive Headteacher and one Trust Board. In each school there is a full time Head of School who lead and manage alongside the Executive Headteacher.

Kingsway Community Trust can offer you:-

  • A thriving learning community with a positive ethos and innovative approaches
  • A supportive and empowering environment
  • The support of a well-established, highly successful and forward thinking Trust
  • A learning-centred school where the best possible practice is the priority
  • A comprehensive CPD programme and opportunities to develop as a leader
  • A vibrant, supportive community of like-minded professionals
  • A culturally rich and diverse urban community

This position is subject to 2 professional references and DBS clearance

Further details about the role

PLEASE NOTE We cannot accept CVs as an application. Our application form must be used and completed in full, making sure you address the person specification. Submissions received without a completed application form will not be considered. Completed application forms should be emailed to jobs@kingswaycommunitytrust.co.uk

Application Closing Date: 22 March 2023, 9am

Shortlisting: 23 March 2023

First stage assessment - Lesson observations: 28 March 2023, am

Second stage assessments/interview: 29th March 2023

Employment Start Date: September 2023

Commitment to safeguarding

We are fully committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, younger learners and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff and volunteers to share the same commitment. The above post will be subject to enhanced DBS checks, satisfactory references and will be exempt from the provisions of the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

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About Cringle Brook Primary School

School type
Free School, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
212 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
0161 248 1730

Cringle Brook Primary is a 1 form entry primary school in Levensulme, South Manchester. We have an excellent reputation for our forward thinking approach and excellent teaching and learning. Our expertise includes nationally recognised work in developing EAL learners, British Council award winning international schools work and restorative school development.
We work to enable all staff to be supported through extensive trust and school wide networking, excellent training and development opportunities and pastoral support which includes staff as well as the children.
Candidates are encouraged to visit our website www.cringlebrook.manchester.sch.uk

Arranging a visit to Cringle Brook Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jobs@kingswaycommunitytrust.co.uk.

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