Deputy Headteacher - St Patrick's RCVA Primary School

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 25/02/2019 12:00
£45,231 - £49,937
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Patrick's RCVA Primary School
Closing date:
25 Feb
Further Information


St Patrick’s Catholic Primary School

Smith Street, Ryhope, Sunderland SR2 0RQ
Tel: (0191) 523 5050
Email: st.patricks.primary@schools.sunderland.gov.uk
Website: www.stpatricksryhope.co.uk
Headteacher: Mr G Kelly
NOR: 130


Full-time, permanent
Salary Range L6-10
To start 1st September 2019

The Governors of St. Patrick’s RC Primary School are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and inspirational Deputy Headteacher who is a practising and committed Catholic to work alongside the Headteacher in continuing to develop the success of our school.

“Christ is the Centre of St Patrick’s School, where we live, love and learn together”

St. Patrick’s is a warm and friendly school with a strong, caring Catholic ethos, committed, hard-working staff and excellent community links.

“Pupils’ consideration of others and pride in their work ensure that their personal development and welfare are outstanding. They value each others’ contributions in lessons, showing great respect for other people.”
Ofsted November 2015

We are looking for a Deputy Headteacher who:
? Is a practising and committed Catholic, who fully supports the Catholic ethos and has a desire to live out and share the faith through their work;
? Is an outstanding class teacher;
? Will promote the highest aspirations and expectations of learning and behaviour;
? Is committed to inclusive education;
? Has worked effectively as a Middle or Senior Leader and can evidence impact across school;
? Will lead others in key areas of whole school development;
? Has highly effective communication and inter-personal skills and the ability to enthuse, guide and empower staff, governors and pupils;
? Will take a full and active role in all aspects of school life.

We can offer you:
? A welcoming community with a strong Catholic ethos where all are valued;
? Enthusiastic and well-behaved children who are willing and eager to learn;
? Ambitious and supportive governors;
? Dedicated, hard-working and committed staff;
? Supportive parents/carers;
? Clear commitment to continuing professional development.

Visits are warmly welcomed by arrangement. To request an application pack please contact Mrs C Fairrington, School Administrator, on 0191 523 5050 or e-mail: st.patricks.primary@schools.sunderland.gov.uk Applications can be returned to Mr A McCourt, Chair of Governors, by e-mail at st.patricks.primary@schools.sunderland.gov.uk or by post to the school address.

The governing body of St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Primary School and the Diocese are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and the Headteacher must ensure that the highest priority is given to following the guidance and regulations to safeguard them. The successful candidate shall be required to undergo an Enhanced check for Regulated Activity from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Closing Date for Applications: Monday 25th February 2019 (12 noon)

Shortlisting: Thursday 28th February 2019

Lesson Observations: During either week commencing 4th March 2019 or week commencing 11th March 2019

Interviews to be held in school: Thursday 21st March 2019

Please note
This job is closed for applications.