Deadline is today

  • Job start date

    1 January 2024

  • Closing date

    5 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    11 May 2023

Job details

Key stage

Early years, Key stage 1, Key stage 2

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

L17 to L24

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a leader who will take us to the next step in ensuring we offer a broad curriculum and provide a wide range of balanced learning opportunities for our pupils and members of staff. The governors are mindful that in achieving this they respect the work life balance of all members of the school community.

We are looking for a Headteacher who has:

  • Energy and vision to develop the school’s present academic achievements.
  • Commitment to education based on the school’s ethos and principles.
  • Experience and ability to develop excellent school management which will ensure continuing staff development, sound governance and effective budget control.

  • Proven leadership skills with which to motivate and inspire our children, staff, and community.

What the school offers its staff

What we can offer you:

  • An inclusive, progressive school with a track record of strong academic success.
  • A high standard of teaching and learning, supplemented by a variety of extra-curricular and enrichment opportunities.

  • A dedicated, committed, and caring team of practitioners.
  • A happy, friendly, and hardworking group of children who are proud of their school.
  • An engaged, supportive, and proactive Board of Governors, parent body and vibrant PTFA.

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers, and external agencies to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be asked to apply for an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Applying for the job

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About Middlewich Primary School

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

Middlewich Primary School is situated in Middlewich, in the heart of Cheshire. We are a Group 3 school, with 404 pupils on role. The school is two-form entry with a small resource provision for children with hearing impairment, a thriving breakfast club and afterschool activities. The site itself is large, with various green spaces for the children and staff to enjoy. We are a proud community school, which is well regarded in the local area. We consistently strive for educational excellence and are ambitious for all our pupils. We have a nurturing and inclusive ethos and provide excellent pastoral support for families, working together with the local community to ensure the best for our children.

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