The Holy Family of Nazareth Catholic Academy Trust

All Hallows Catholic College, Macclesfield

St Alban’s Catholic Primary School, Macclesfield

St Paul’s Catholic Primary School, Poynton

Saint Mary’s Catholic Primary School, Congleton


“Meanwhile the child grew in maturity and he was filled with wisdom, and God’s favour was with him” Luke 2: 39-40


Catholic Senior Executive Leader

Start Date: September 2021

Location: Cheshire

Salary: Competitive salary, negotiable dependent on the experience and skills of the successful candidate and reflecting the size and turnover of the Trust

Contract type: 0.6 with the potential for 0.8 FTE depending on future developments

Contract term: Permanent, All Year Round 


This is a unique opportunity to join a growing and ambitious Trust and to lead the shaping of an exemplar management model within education. The Trust is facing exciting changes and challenges and you will build on our current strengths and embed best practice across the Trust.


We need a practising Catholic leader who is:

  • Able to develop the Catholic character of the Trust and the academies within it.
  • Inspirational and innovative.
  • Committed to continual improvement and can lead the Trust in its growth strategy.


You will have proven operational and strategic leadership and management experience, along with the ability to strengthen partnerships.

We can offer you a rewarding future in a friendly and supportive environment, within a team of dedicated and talented staff who are committed to providing an outstanding Catholic education to all the young people in our care.


Application documents can be found on the HFNCAT website.


Completed application forms should be sent to: Sue.Jenkinson@dioceseofshrewsbury.org


Closing date: Monday 19th April 2021 at 10am

Shortlisting: Monday 19th April 2021 (pm)

Interviews: Friday 23rd April or Monday 26th April 2021


We are committed to safeguarding and children’s welfare. The appointment will be subject to various checks including receipt of a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. We are committed to equality and diversity.