St Mary's

Catholic Primary School

Cheetham Hill Road, Dukinfield, Cheshire SK16 5LB

T: 0161 368 4824
F: 0844 292 7656



                              Required for May 2019 or as soon after as possible


                                                      Group 2, L14 – 20

Due to the promotion of our current headteacher, the Governing Body is seeking to appoint a truly outstanding leader to develop the school from Good (Ofsted May 2018) to Outstanding and to maintain the focus on achieving great outcomes in an environment filled with the Gospel values of love, peace, justice and truth. We welcome applications from practising Catholics who are either a current Headteacher looking for a change of school or an experienced Deputy Headteacher ready to take the next step into Headship.

The successful candidate will:

We are able to offer:

Please visit our website at in order to download the application and supplementary forms as well as to read all other important information contained in the application pack. All completed applications must be sent by email to at the Diocese of Shrewsbury.

Visits to the school are warmly welcome and encouraged. Please contact the School Business Manager, Mrs Margaret Flynn, on 0161 368 4824 in order to arrange a visit to the school.

Only applications received on the CES application form will be considered for shortlisting.

Closing date for applications: noon on Monday 28th January 2019
Short listing: Wednesday 30th January 2019

Interviews: Thursday 14th February 2019

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Shortlisted candidates will be subject to an enhanced criminal conviction check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and a declaration relating to the Childcare Disqualification Regulation (Childcare Act 2006)


Application Pack Contents:

1. A message from the Chair of Governors

2. HT advert St Mary’s Dukinfield

3. CES Application Form for HT, St Mary’s Dukinfield

3b. Notes to Applicants

4. HT Job-description HT Diocese of Shrewsbury -Dec 18

5. Headteacher Person Specification, St Mary’s Dukinfield

6. Candidate declaration

7. Guidance for applicants in securing a faith reference

8. Recruitment Monitoring Form

9. Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 Disclosure Form





Required for February 2019



32 hours per week, term time only.


We are looking to recruit a skilled and motivated individual to join our happy and inclusive school on a permanent contract. The post is class-based and initially in our Year 4 class.

Only applications received on the CES application form will be considered for shortlisting.

Closing date for applications: midday on Friday 18th January 2019
Short listing: Tuesday 22nd January 2019

Interviews: Tuesday 29th and Wednesday 30th January 2019

TA3 advert

TA3 Job Description

TA3 Person Spec

CES Application Form Dec 2018