Deputy Headteacher, Manchester

Closing date:

Sandilands Primary SchoolManchester

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L13-17
Contract term: Permanent

Sandilands Community Primary School is looking to recruit a strong, dynamic and inspirational Deputy Headteacher. We are looking for an exceptional candidate with significant senior leadership and teaching experience in urban primary schools.

The Deputy Headteacher will lead on strategic areas alongside the Headteacher. Responsibilities will include leading the Inclusion team, behaviour, safeguarding and promoting the school in the community.

We are looking for a leader who can offer:

  • Excellent leadership, management and communication skills
  • Commitment to inclusion and the highest attainment for all in an urban environment
  • A track record of success, innovation and management


Candidates are welcome and encouraged to visit the school. Please also visit our website

We are fully committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We follow safer recruitment practices and all appointments are subject to 2 professional references and an Enhanced DBS check will be sought along with evidence of identity and right to work in the UK.


We cannot accept CVs as an application. Our application form must be used and completed in full, making sure you address the person specification. Submissions received without a completed application form will not be considered.

Completed application forms should be emailed  to:

Application closing date: 20th April 2020, 10.00am

Shortlisting date: 21st April 2020

Interview dates: 27th & 28th April 2020

More about Sandilands Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Wendover Road, Wythenshawe, Manchester, Lancashire, M23 9JX, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 161 973 6887