7 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    8 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    18 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L14 - L20

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for someone who:

  • Is a strategic, creative thinker with outstanding leadership and management skills and experience, incorporating excellent communication skills at all levels.
  • Understands the ethos of our school and the needs of our children.
  • Has a clear vision of the development priorities for the school and can communicate this vision to all stakeholders.
  • Will continue our approach to quality first teaching to enable our children to reach their full potential.
  • Has a clear commitment to the development of the whole curriculum, ensuring our learners are fully engaged throughout the school day.
  • Has a focus on implementing objective and consistent assessments.
  • Is committed to the safeguarding and well-being of all children, with secure knowledge and understanding of safeguarding systems and processes.
  • Is committed to empowering and developing others, including as leaders in their own right, allowing them to reach their full potential.
  • Demonstrates resilience when adapting to an ever-changing educational and social landscape.
  • Works hard to foster strong relationships with all stakeholders, promoting the school within the local and wider community in order to strengthen the good reputation of the school.

We asked the children at the school what they are looking for in their new headteacher and this is what they said:

  • They should be someone who understands what is special about our school.
  • They should treat everyone's mental health as a priority and be knowledgeable about our specific needs.
  • They should demonstrate fairness, be committed to equality, No Outsiders, be musical, sporty and creative.
  • They should be able to challenge us, be an intendent thinker and have the answers to everything.
  • They should be able to take a joke, be a chatterbox, be mischievous and at times a little bit cheeky.

What the school offers its staff

We can offer you:

  • Friendly, happy children who are keen to learn and who are proud of their school and their community.
  • Passionate and dedicated, highly effective staff members who work as a collaborative team in securing the best outcomes for the children and their families.
  • A positive, creative and supportive governing body who are actively involved in the life of the school.
  • An active school community, including a highly successful and supportive PTA.
  • Close links within our local authority and other local schools within our cluster of Frodsham and Villages School Partnership.

Commitment to safeguarding

Robust safeguarding proceedures with all staff regarding enhanced DBS.

Applying for the job

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About Frodsham Manor House Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 4 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
211 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 11
Phone number
01928 732341

Frodsham Manor House Primary School prides itself on being a fully inclusive and nurturing school, providing exceptional support for all children. We are a popular community school which fosters extremely strong relationships with families, including a PTA which supports the school with fundraising efforts. We are proud of our strong links with the local community as well as our international partnerships.

Arranging a visit to Frodsham Manor House Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@manorhouse.cheshire.sch.uk.

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