Church of England School of the Resurrection

Belong, Believe, Achieve


Headteacher - Required for 1st May 2021

 ISR L15 – L21

Group 2 primary school

The Governing Body and the children are looking to appoint a new Headteacher, due to a recent retirement of our highly respected headteacher. We are looking for an inspirational leader who will ensure that Church of England School of the Resurrection continues to provide a broad and rich curriculum, rooted in Christian vision and its values.

Governors are seeking to appoint a Headteacher who

  • will have the highest expectations for each child,
  • is committed to promoting and enhancing the school’s Anglican ethos,
  • puts children at the heart of everything they do in a community where everyone is special
  • has a clear understanding of Church of England education and the vision and ability to lead and develop the Christian Life of the school,
  • willing to continue and develop the collaborative partnerships with parents, governors, the parish and the wider community,
  • is open communicator, motivational leader and a passionate advocate for our school community
  • and can motivate and inspire both children and staff

We can offer

  • friendly, happy and well behaved children who are keen to learn
  • an extremely talented and hard-working team dedicated to making a difference to every child
  • a close working relationship with parents, rector of the Church of the Resurrection & St Barnabas, parish and wider community
  • supportive and dedicated governors
  • environment where you can continue to grow and develop as the Church of England School of the Resurrection’s Headteacher.

A school visit is possible on the morning of 4th or 11th November, please contact Miss Gayle Elliott to arrange an appointment on 0161 223 3163.

For an application pack please download the pack below alternatively if you have any problems please contact Miss Elliott 

The 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 an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date for applications – 12 noon, Friday 20th November 2020

Shortlisting – Thursday 26th November 2020

Interviews – Wednesday 9th December 2020

Please click here to download the Chair of Governors Welcome Letter

Please click here to download Welcome letter from the Rector

Please click here to download Headteacher Job Description

Please click here to download Headteacher Person Specification

Please click here to view our Pupil Voice

Please click here to download Job Application Form for Headteacher


Lunchtime Organiser

We currently have vacancies for our Lunch Time Supervisor Bank Staff.

Staff are on call to cover the absence of our current team of staff. The working hours are 12noon until 1.30pm.

As with all school posts, an enhanced DBS certificate and safeguarding training is required prior to taking up the post.

Please contact the school for more information and an application form.