Headteacher, Wigan

Closing date:

Highfield St Matthew's Church of England Primary SchoolWigan

Date posted:
Start date: April 2020 or earlier
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Within the range of a Group 4 school, starting point to reflect experience.
Contract term: Permanent

Highfield St Matthew’s C of E Primary School is a caring and distinctly Christian  primary school based in Wigan, welcoming children of all faiths and none. Our core values and Christian ethos, which underpin the vision and aims of the Church of England, are demonstrated on a daily basis.

The school is an integral part of the Liverpool Diocesan Schools Trust (LDST) which comprises 16 schools across the region.

The LDST Board of Directors is seeking to recruit a dynamic, innovative and experienced professional who will lead Highfield St Matthew’s to become an outstanding school, that fits the needs of the community it serves, in an ever-changing educational landscape. 

You will have an ability to work collaboratively with colleagues in the school, across the MAT and with other key stakeholders. You will have recent school headship experience, with an ability to effect change at pace. You will be committed to providing the children with a high quality education and environment where Christian values and principals permeate throughout.

To learn more about this unique opportunity and Highfield St Matthew’s CE Primary School, please visit www.leadhighfieldstmatthews.co.uk.

For an informal and confidential conversation or to arrange a visit, please contact our recruitment partners at Satis Education on 01744 742351 or admin@satiseducation.co.uk

School visits will take place STRICTLY BY APPOINTMENT on Tuesday 5th and Thursday 7th November

The closing date for applications is 9am on Friday 22nd November 2019
Final Panel interviews will take place on Wednesday 4th December 2019

Liverpool Diocesan Schools Trust and Highfield St Matthew’s CE Primary School are committed to the safeguarding of children and young people. An enhanced disclosure from the DBS will be required for this post.

More about Highfield St Matthew's Church of England Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Billinge Road, Pemberton, Wigan, Lancashire, WN3 6BL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1942 747818