Headteacher - St Helen’s Church of England Primary School, Warrington

The governors are seeking to appoint a Christian leader with the skills, vision, drive and passion to move our good school forward. You must have a proven track record of raising pupil achievement, inspiring and motivating others to deliver an outstanding level of education.

We are looking for a Headteacher who:
  • Has a clear vision to maintain and further develop our strong Christian ethos
  • Has the skills and enthusiasm to secure the best outcomes for every pupil
  • Is an exemplary teacher
  • Is an inspirational and ambitious leader
  • Leads by example
  • Is an outstanding motivator and team builder
  • Has excellent communication, management and interpersonal skills
  • Understands the opportunities and challenges of leading a small school
  • Has the ability to further develop a strong partnership with children, staff, governors, parents, the local church and the wider community.

In return we can offer:
  • A caring, supportive and inclusive school
  • Friendly, happy children who are eager to learn
  • Supportive, committed governors and parents
  • Strong links with the Church and local community
  • A semi-rural school locality.

If you would like the opportunity to take the school to the next level, have the leadership qualities, high expectations and a belief in every child, then you could be our new Headteacher.

We would strongly encourage visits to our school by prior arrangement. You will be warmly welcomed. Please telephone the school office on 0161 775 2935 to make an appointment for your visit. Visits can be arranged for either Thursday 2nd November at 2pm or Monday 6th November at 4pm.

If you would like an informal discussion about this post please contact Anne Jones, Senior Adviser by email on Anne.Jones@warrington.gov.uk

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.  

Appointment to this post will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure being sought from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)  

For an application and further details please visit www.warrington.gov.uk/jobs

This vacancy is not being managed by the Diocese of Liverpool, we take no responsibility for the detail of externally managed vacancies.


Additional Information

Head Teacher:    

St Helen’s Church of England Primary School, Warrington

Salary: 9 - 15

Required date: 23 April 2018

Closing date: 10 November 2017

Shortlisting: 17 November 2017

Interviews: 28 November 2017