Headteacher, Manchester

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St Bede's CollegeManchester

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Start date: 7 January 2019 (or earlier)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L31 - L38
Contract term: Permanent

St Bede’s College is a Catholic HMC Independent Co-educational Grammar School in Manchester. Our mission is to inspire excellence and instill values to enable every one of our current 770 pupils to be the best they can be. 

Our strong Catholic ethos and positive, friendly yet very supportive school environment allows all pupils to flourish. The College is academically challenging and the majority of our pupils progress to their first choice of universities.

The Governors seek to appoint an inspirational and dynamic leader with significant personal presence to continue our success and lead the College and Sixth Form (pupils from 11-18 years).

You are:

  • A practising Catholic with a clear vision of the value of Catholic education.
  • An experienced leader with the strategic and commercial skills to take St. Bede’s forward and continue to grow pupil numbers.
  • Dedicated to ensuring that every child achieves success, with a proven track record in delivering consistently high standards of achievement.
  • An outstanding manager of people, able to communicate with, listen to and motivate all members of the school community.
  • Energetic, hardworking, determined, ambitious, creative and reflective. 

You can expect:

  • A hardworking, talented and committed team of staff
  • A supportive, skilled and highly motivated Governing Body
  • Well-behaved students who love and are proud of their school
  • A strong, thriving and supportive Bedian community of parents, staff and pupils past and present
  • A commitment to your professional development, working with external partners as necessary to provide support
  • A hugely rewarding experience

Prospective candidates are warmly encouraged to visit the school. To arrange this please contact Mrs McGoff on 0161 226 3323 or bmcgoff@stbedescollege.co.uk. 

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More about St Bede's College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Alexandra Park, Manchester, Lancashire, M16 8HX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 161 2263323
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St Bede’s College, based in Alexandra Park, Manchester, is an all-through, independent Catholic school with sixth form, for boys and girls aged 3 to 18. The school was founded by Cardinal Vaughan, the Bishop of Salford, in 1876. In 1877, the school r...