Headteacher, Stockport

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Moorfield Primary SchoolStockport

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £60,153 - £69,673
Contract term: Permanent

Following the retirement of our exceptional Headteacher the governors of Moorfield Primary School are seeking to appoint an inspirational Headteacher, with the personality, skills and vision to build upon the existing strengths of our school. Our children are empowered to reach their full potential and challenged to broaden their horizons.

We are looking for a Headteacher who:

  • Is a confident and inclusive leader, committed to sustained improvement
  • Is dedicated to the continuous development of teaching and learning in order to ensure all of our children achieve their true potential
  • Is an exemplary role model with strong leadership, financial management and organisational skills
  • Can nurture, inspire, challenge and motivate pupils and staff alike
  • Has the drive, desire and dedication to maintain and strengthen links with parents, governors and the wider community


Moorfield is a diverse, inclusive and welcoming school community. Our children enjoy learning and appreciate the nurturing ethos of our school. We have a dedicated hard working team of talented and caring staff and a fully supportive and active governing body.


Visits to school are warmly welcomed. These can be arranged by contacting the school office on 0161 483 4521.


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Applications must be completed on the application form provided and submitted electronically to



This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Shortlisted candidates will be expected to complete a Disqualification Declaration.


The successful applicant's appointment will be subject to satisfactory pre -clearance including a Disclosure and Barring Service.


Closing Date: 21 January 2019 at 9am
Shortlisting: 28 January 2019
Interviews: 6 February 2019 and 7 February 2019


Job location

More about Moorfield Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Lyndhurst Avenue, Hazel Grove, Stockport, Cheshire, SK7 5HP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 161 4834521