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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    27 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    7 March 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

L15 - L21

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Governors of St. Ambrose RC Primary school wish to appoint someone with the vision and skills to lead our school as we grow. Our new headteacher will be innovative and able to lead others to realise their full potential.

We are looking for a Headteacher who:

  • Is a committed and practising Catholic
  • Has a clear strategic direction and understanding of education and leadership in a Catholic School
  • Is an excellent practitioner with an ability to inspire, lead and develop teaching and learning throughout the school
  • Is an excellent communicator with good interpersonal skills
  • Has high expectations for all

What the school offers its staff

We offer the opportunity to work in a school which:

  • Values opportunities for continuing professional development to grow as a leader in a welcoming and friendly Catholic School
  • Has happy, enthusiastic and well-behaved children who are keen to learn and develop and are proud of their school
  • Has a dedicated, caring, friendly and motivated team of staff, working in partnership with active and supportive governors, who have the highest aspiration for all our children
  • Have positive partnerships with our families, parish and the wider community

Commitment to safeguarding

St Ambrose RC Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the safety and welfare of all our children and expect all staff to share this commitment. We follow safer recruitment practice and all appointments are subject to satisfactory enhanced DBS clearance, satisfactory references and verification of identity and qualifications.
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About St Ambrose RC Primary School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 3 to 11
Education phase
View all Primaryjobs
School size
196 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 11
Phone number
0161 445 3299

St Ambrose is an inclusive, welcoming primary school where expectations for behaviour and learning are high with a dedicated, caring and motivated team of staff who work together to provide a rich experience for our children. St Ambrose has happy, well-behaved, hard-working children who are a joy to teach.

Arranging a visit to St Ambrose RC Primary School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email h.maguire@st-ambrose.manchester.sch.uk.

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