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  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    7 July 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    9 June 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L18 - L24A

What skills and experience we're looking for

Have you got the passion, enthusiasm, drive, and skills needed to lead us on the next part of our exciting journey?

Due to the retirement of our exceptional head teacher, the Governors at St Mary’s CE Primary School are looking to appoint a candidate who will not only continue to deliver the highest quality of education, but to continue to support and further develop our dedicated staff team.

The children are looking for a Head Teacher who is fair, kind and enjoys having fun. ‘We want someone who will continue to make us feel proud of ourselves and our school’.

The parents are looking for a good listener and communicator who will continue to put the children’s wellbeing at the heart of everything they do.

The staff are looking for an inspirational leader who will continue to support their professional development in providing the highest quality of education.

The governors are looking for a leader who can inspire our whole school community and sustain the school’s Christian Ethos in partnership with the Diocese of Manchester.

What the school offers its staff

We offer a great professional development opportunity, the support to achieve your aspirations and to make a difference to the lives of our children.

Have you got the passion, enthusiasm, drive and skills needed to lead us in this exciting journey?

If so please come to talk to us look around the school and meet our enthusiastic and friendly children and committed staff.

Further details about the role

St Mary’s (Deane) CE Primary School

Edale Road

Bolton BL3 4QP

Head Teacher

Required for January 2024

NOR 500

Group 3 Salary Range L18 – L24A

A visit to the school is encouraged and warmly welcomed. Please contact Suzanne Robinson, the school’s Business Manager on 01204 333494 to make arrangements.

School Website: https://www.st-marys-deane.bolton.sch.uk/

Please email your completed application form and a supporting statement to tanya.johnson@bolton.gov.uk School’s HR Manager, Bolton Council.


  • Closing Date for applications is: 7th July 2023 at 10:00am
  • Shortlisting will be on: 11th July 2023
  • Assessment and Observation: 17th July 2023.
  • Interviews will take place on: 18th July 2023.

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure Barring Service.
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About St Mary's CofE Primary School, Deane

School type
Local authority maintained school, Church of England, ages 2 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
477 pupils enrolled
Age range
2 to 11
Phone number
01204 333494

Arranging a visit to St Mary's CofE Primary School, Deane

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email office@st-marys-deane.bolton.sch.uk.

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