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  • Start date details

    1st September 2023 (or earlier if this can be agreed)

  • Closing date

    6 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    11 January 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

The St. James and Emmanuel Academy Trust are looking to appoint an outstanding school leader to the post of Headteacher at Didsbury CE Primary School. We are seeking a dynamic, strategic leader who is committed to developing all aspects of school life and ensuring that children receive an exceptional educational experience. The successful candidate will work closely with leaders and colleagues from the Trust and will be supported in the delivery of key school improvement priorities.

We are looking for a strong, dynamic and inspirational leader who:

  • will ensure that Didsbury CE Primary School provides a welcoming environment in which everybody is cherished and challenged to fulfil their full potential
  • provides a distinctively Christian and Anglican educational experience.
  • will build on the strengths highlighted in our most recent Ofsted inspection (November 2022) and will promote a culture of continued school improvement and innovation.
  • will develop and sustain a creative, forward-thinking and inclusive learning culture for all across our school
  • will foster children’s enjoyment of learning whilst ensuring outstanding levels of achievement are maintained
  • will develop the respectful and inclusive ethos of our school

What the school offers its staff

  • positive and happy children who are eager to learn and display exceptional behaviour and attitudes
  • friendly, dedicated and experienced staff who are committed to the school’s ethos and learning intentions
  • support and expertise from across the St. James and Emmanuel Academy Trust
  • an experienced Local Governing Board which is fully committed to an ever-developing future for the whole school community.
  • support for your professional development
  • excellent local and borough-wide collaborative links

Commitment to safeguarding

Didsbury CE Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
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About Didsbury CofE Primary School

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
238 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0161 445 7144

Didsbury CE is a well-established faith school, located in the heart of the historic urban village of Didsbury, Manchester.

Arranging a visit to Didsbury CofE Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email businessmanager@didsbury-pri.manchester.sch.uk.

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