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Job details
Employer Croxteth Community Primary School
Location Liverpool
Salary Group 2 L15-L21, £55,049 - £63,147
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts 1st September 2017

About the School

Our school comprises of 1.5 form entry primary school with 52 place nursery. There is an on-site Designated Specialist Provision for up to 16 children – this is not directly managed by the school. The Governors of this successful, progressive and caring community school are seeking to appoint an energetic, committed and inspirational leader to offer every one of our pupils the highest quality education in a safe and stimulating environment.

About the Role

Our ideal candidate will be:

  • A leader who will work in partnership with Governors, parents and the local community to make Croxteth Community Primary School the school of choice
  • A leader with a passion for education and continuous improvement
  • A strong and decisive leader as well as having the passion, enthusiasm and energy to inspire the young people and community of Croxteth Community Primary School
  • Motivational and develop the capacity of all staff and hold them to account for securing positive change
  • A leader who will rise to the challenge of maintaining and enhancing educational standards for the needs of our diverse range of children

Our school offers:

  • A nurturing school that supports a high standard of pupil behaviour
  • A committed, enthusiastic and professional team of staff with a wide range of skills and experience
  • An innovative learning environment which promotes a creative curriculum and offers exceptional facilities
  • A vibrant school with opportunities to develop strong community links and family engagement
  • Further professional development supported and encouraged by the Governing Body
  • A committed and motivated Governing Body, which is very proud of its staff, pupils and environment
  • An experienced Headteacher network with/from local cluster schools

How to Apply

Application documents can be downloaded from the link below. When completing the application, it should not be more than three sides of A4 in Arial font, size 11. Completed applications can be returned to Ann Cragg at Croxteth Community Primary School, Mossway, Croxteth, L11 0BP or by email to

Shortlisting will take place on Tuesday 9th May 2017 Interviews will take place on Monday 22nd May and Tuesday 23rd May 2017 A visit to the school is highly recommended and you will received a warm welcome. Please contact the school office on 0151 546 3140.

Please be aware that the school is closed for Spring break during the week commencing 10th April and 17th April 2017.

Croxteth Community Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to Enhanced DBS Disclosure. Candidates must also comply with the Asylum and Immigration Act.

Closing Date: Friday 5th May 2017 at 1pm
Short Listing Date: Tuesday 9th May 2017
Interview Date: Monday 22nd May 2017

Recruitment Documents

Job Description:
Person Specification:
Application Form:
Letter from Chair of Governor:


Contact Name: Ann Cragg, Tel: 0151 546 3140, E-mail:, Website:

NOR: 352 (including 52 place nursery)


About the employer

Information about Croxteth Community Primary School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Primary
Funding status State - Community
Gender Mixed
Age range 3 - 11 years

Locations and contacts

Moss Way
L11 0BP
United Kingdom
+44 151 5463809