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59 Whitby Avenue , Ingol , Preston , Lancashire , PR2 3YP
Tel: 01772 727471
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The governors are seeking a dedicated and inspirational person to lead Holy Family Catholic Primary School in Preston from September 2024.

We believe this is an excellent opportunity for a caring and enthusiastic leader to work alongside and in partnership with the school staff and governing body. We also believe the school is a happy place for both pupils and staff and are looking to appoint a headteacher who will maintain and develop further the many positive aspects of the school. The school will be joining the Multi Academy Trust within Lancaster Diocese in 2025 and our new headteacher will lead us into the Academy. 

More precise details of the role and the characteristics we are looking for can be found in the application pack and the associated documentation, all of which are attached.

Rehabilitation The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice. You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at or alternatively a copy is available on request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy this is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to complete a DBS application.

Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request.

Please note that in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education 2023, an online search will be carried out as part of our due diligence on shortlisted candidates.

More Information can be found at
Proposed Interview Date:

For an informal discussion please contact:

Applicants are invited to visit the school and meet our staff and pupils.
Please contact the school office on 01772 727471.

Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

Application Forms to be returned to CES Senior Leadership Application Form. School Business Manager by email:

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.