Providing the best education for children in a Christian environment

Job Vacancy


Full time

Leadership L11-L17

£50,476- £58,389*

*Starting salary negotiable within this range for exceptional candidates

Preferred start date: 1 September 2018

Closing date for applications: 8th May 2018

Dates(s) for potential school visit: 23rd & 26th April or 1st & 2nd May 2018

Dates(s) for interview: Tuesday 22nd and Wednesday 23rd May 2018

Following our current Headteacher’s recent announcement regarding her early retirement, the Governors, staff, pupils and parents at Brereton Primary School are inviting applications from an exceptional communicator and inspirational leader.

For full details, including how to apply, please click here to be directed to the CDAT job vacancies page

Welcome to Brereton CE Primary School

We are delighted to welcome Brereton CE Primary School into the CDAT family. The school converted on the 1st March and we are looking forward to working closely with Sue Riley (headteacher) the staff, governors and children.

About CDAT

Chester Diocesan Academies Trust (CDAT) has a vision for the growth of thriving learning communities, that provide everyone with the opportunity to achieve to the very best of their gifts and abilities. Christian values and service are at the heart of all we do, as we help young people to develop excitement in learning.


• work in partnership with Chester Diocesan Board of Education, the education authority for the Diocese of Chester;

• are a multi-academy trust established to support schools across the Diocese of Chester;

• welcome interest in joining from all Church of England schools in the Diocese and others who wish to join our Christian organisation.

The Trust has overall responsibility for the education of the children and establishes a local governing body to oversee each school on a 'day to day' basis. Some members of the local governing body are appointed by CDAT and others are elected by parents.

Our Reach

Chester Diocesan Academies Trust covers the whole Diocese. The Diocese of Chester is responsible for churches and church schools in Cheshire West and Chester, Cheshire East, the Wirral and parts of Derbyshire, Halton, Warrington, Trafford, Stockport, Tameside and Wrexham.